All Things Taj
THE HOSTESS HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE
Thanksgiving is less than two weeks away and a gift for the hostess is always a great idea. Here are some lovely ideas I found on Nordstrom - while looking for a hostess gift myself - and thought it would be a nice to share. Life is busy, order one for quick pick-up asap.
MY HOLIDAY WISHLIST 2022
Every year I say the same thing to my husband - where did the year go? Well, it's here, I'm ready and looking forward to all the festiveness and beauty the season has to offer. Tis the season and I'm sharing my first holiday wishlist (it's grows by the day). So, am I nudging you to shop for me? LOL, no not at all. I'm sharing to give you some gift ideas for your loved ones as well. Check it out!
Taj's Top 7 Black Chandeliers (Under $500)
Chandeliers are one of the most sophisticated and elegant interior decorations you can add to your space. However, nothing screams class more than contemporary black chandeliers. Whether you are looking to liven your bedroom, living room, or kitchen, here are some of our top-ranked black chandeliers that will add some drama and become the point of focus in your home...with the bonus of a great price point.
Taj's Top 10 Planters for Spring into Summer
The beauty of planters is that other than housing decorating plants, they can also be used to make a statement. CB2 is serving some serious sizzle for indoor and outdoor planters this season and I'm sharing my Top 10 selects.
Taj's Top 10 - It's All About The Beds (Weekly Series)
Elevating the look of the bedroom starts with the bed. Select a bed that makes you smile once you enter your private space makes all the difference. My focus this week is to share with you my Top 10 recently sourced beds for virtual clients. They run the gamut in a variety of modern styles - as each client had their own unique personality - but they were all winners! Maybe one will be for you :)
THIS DUAL-TONE MODERN KITCHEN BRINGS WARMTH & ELEGANCE
Hi Everyone, this is a MAJOR modern kitchen makeover accomplished without ripping out the entire kitchen and minimal dust. Our clients installed their all white minimalist kitchen only 3 years ago and weren’t happy with the results. Assignment: “Taj, please fix it without dumping our investment in the gutter!!!”
Taj's Top 10 - Timeless Lighting (Weekly Series)
This week I thought we should take our eyes off the floor and look up a little at some timeless lighting fixtures to add some Wow onto our ceilings.
The ceiling may not be as functional as the floors we walk on or the walls we hang shelves, frames, mirrors & more on. However, almost always when someone looks up at the ceiling and actually notices it, it either has a unique ceiling finish or an outstanding lighting fixture.
DESIGNING COZY MODERN SPACES FOR NEWLYWEDS IN THEIR FIRST HOME
The below spaces were designed for a newlywed couple that recently purchased a newly constructed home of which I have been working on designing both the first and second floors. The images below show a compilation of spaces throughout the ground floor. The scope of work was to create intimate, comfortable and functional spaces that fit their specific lifestyle.
Taj's Top 10 - Family Room Faves (Weekly Series)
Hi Everyone, I'm kicking off a weekly series titled "Taj's Top 10" to highlight my favorite products sourced for various virtual clients from the week prior. This week, I’m sharing my top 10 picks that could add a WOW factor and up the style-factor in your family room, living room, home office and more.
STEP ONE IN MY DESIGN PROCESS
Fourth quarter is probably the busiest season for designers. Everyone's in the spirit of joy and beautifying everything around them. We've been busy with consultations and enjoying spending time with homeowners discussing their vision and needs for their personal spaces...it's truly an honor to be their trusted partner in this important effort.
DREAMING IN MODERN LUXURY (a bedroom reveal)
A huge part of our design practice focuses on not only livable luxury but the incorporation of wellness in the home. It's a sense of responsibility that we embody subtly, one we know provides a huge and lasting impact in our clients lives forever.