There’s something so nostalgic about lake houses—memories of hot summers spent by the lake, autumn getaways to see the rich fall foliage. Lake houses are the de facto settings for big family gatherings, girlfriend getaways, and celebratory weekends. A lake house is a place that draws people in, wraps them up, and invites them to stay a while. Over the years, we’ve completed interior design projects for several lake homes - some stunning, some serene, [...]
The Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina present some truly spectacular views. Anyone who’s taken a lazy drive down the Blue Ridge Parkway or hiked the Appalachian Trail knows its jaw dropping scenery. It’s no wonder that Asheville, Boone, Blowing Rock, and many other mountain towns have flourished into cultural hubs that attract visitors with their craft breweries, live music, and array of attractions. Renovating a Luxury Mountain Home The influx of new residents means [...]
Luxury Home Interior Design Starting a new “Signature Project” and providing luxury home decorating services is always a thrilling undertaking. The client is excited and they have a full slate of creative ideas for the interior architecture and interior design of their luxury home. The interior designer is excited to begin the new project with an luxury, upscale canvas. Initial Meeting - Luxury Home Meets Interior Designer The first meeting is always an adrenaline [...]
Whether you’re looking to redesign just one room in your home or the whole house, the process to find an interior designer is essential. A professional interior designer will help you create the home you have always dreamed of, while reducing material costs, project time, and helping you avoid costly mistakes. The ideal designer will also make the process fun and a hassle free experience. But how do you find an interior design service to [...]
Tile is one of the most versatile mediums in your home. Selecting the best tile to use for your new home or home renovation project can be confusing with all the options available today. When it comes to tile selection, there are several factors to consider such as material, cost, placement, and installation. Because tile is available in such a wide variety, it can really bring some exciting character to your home. Let it speak [...]
If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a 3D visual walkthrough is worth a million. That’s why our expert interior design team uses 3D visual walkthroughs and 3D renderings to help our clients visualize their design plans. Over the past 10 years, technology has been growing rapidly. The iPhone came out in 2007. It totally changed how we think of cell phones. Similar technology changes in the interior design field has totally changed [...]
There’s no better way to really get a feel for what it’s like to be an Interior Designer than by jumping in and getting your hands on a project. In supporting budding designers, we at Marta Mitchell Interiors routinely have interns from local universities. Our most recent intern, Brittany Stowe, a senior from the UNCG Interior Architecture Program, just finished up her internship with us. So we thought we’d pick her brain about what it [...]
This young family of four in Summerfield, NC was looking to take their bathroom to the next level with a contemporary renovation. But before this sleek dream bathroom could become a reality, we had to sit down with the client and come up with a list of their specific needs.
One of the first things to catch your eye when it comes to Christmas trees are the lights. It doesn’t matter if you favor white LEDs, Yellow Twinkle Lights, or bubble lights, you want people to take notice.
This Greensboro client was looking for an overall home update--something with a modern flare that would really make them and their kitty feel right at home.