Author: Agnes Moser

Decorating Tips for the Holidays: Thanksgiving Edition

The holiday season is officially here! Today, I’ll be sharing with you some tips on decorating your space for your special Thanksgiving dinner. The dining table centerpiece will not be the only fabulous item to grace your loved ones this night. There are a million ways you can decorate your home, but here are some of my favorites: Start with the Outside This understated entry is using orange mums for a punch of color and keeping the pumpkins white to harmonize with the house coor. I love this simple yet sophisticated arrangement with the corn wreath pulling it all...

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Living Big in a Small Footprint

One of my favorite projects lately was this condo remodel in San Mateo. It had a great location, was in a quiet neighborhood with water views and close to amenities. The 1 bedroom 2 bath condo with a loft space had good bones but was lacking in optimal space planning. Here are some examples of how we maximised the available space: The living room was of medium size and would easily accommodate a nice seating area (still to come) in front of the fireplace. however, the awkward niche under the stairs was just that: awkward. There was very little...

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Little House On The Prairie…

This cute house on the coast is a darling place, sitting on 5+ acres of pastures, snuggling against the wooded hills with its little cottages huddled around the main house like chicks around a hen. Built in the late 1940’s and remodeled and added on a few times, it provides most of modern time amenities on the wish list of the young family that moved in about a year ago. Almost everything except: two more bedrooms with a shared bathroom to accommodate the growing family; a master suite that actually deserves the name; a ground floor bathroom accessible from...

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Cozy Knits – Not Just For Sweaters!

Days are getting shorter and colder, and sweaters, faux fur coats and vests add a comfy layer. But these layers are not just welcome for your wardrobe. More and more knitted items are showing up in home décor as well. Of course, knitted decorative items are nothing new. Doilies and bedspreads have been part of many households since the Victorian ages. These days however, we find them in ever chunkier versions. Here are just a few items that caught my eye. Who doesn’t want to curl up in this super chunky knit throw! The oversized stitches create a graphic...

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SENGA INTERIOR DESIGN’S FURNITURE FINDS

Your furniture should make a statement! Not not only are they functional and integral to our home, they afford us designers a chance to play with artistic flare. Every year, incredible designers reimagine traditional furniture pieces into extraordinary works of art.  Here are a few finds that I adore, and that you might find inspiring for your next remodel.   BAMBOO MIRRORS With its symbolism stemming from traditional Chinese culture, beautiful bamboo mirrors are created to reflect the best of you. Bamboo symbolizes tenacity and uprightness, bringing into your home a touch of integrity, meaning, and high end elegance....

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