Week of March 9, 2020 – International Women’s Day

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week

Happy Women’s History Month! Architectural Ceramics had the privilege of being certified as a national Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).

To celebrate Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day which took place March 8th, check out some of Washington, DC’s most renowned women designers for some home inspiration.

1. Comfort and Nature all in One

Oakton, VA, Sandra Meyers Design Studio

Using different textures on wall applications is a great way to give a room a more natural feel. Check out Sandra Meyers Interior Design Project from Oakton, Virginia to see how she integrates this into her design strategy, while giving this home a one-of-a-kind feel.

2. The Lighter Side

Ashburn Kitchen & Family Room Update, Paula Grace Designs

From dark and dated to light and bright, check out how Paula Grace transformed this Ashburn family’s kitchen and family room space to fit their contemporary yet comfortable style. 

3. Minimalism is the new Contemporary

Waterfront Townhouse, Celia Welch Interiors

A simple color scheme helps maintain a clean and comfortable look. Browse through Celia Welch’s Waterfront Townhouse interior design project to see how this look is recreated for one lucky homeowner.

4. Fashion meets Function

Fox Vale, Lauren Liess

If you don’t have a signature piece to cover your wall space, try staging a few different photos. It may come together better than you think. Check out Lauren Liess’ Fox Vale project to see what other interior design tricks she uses on this dream home.

5. Interior Design Foundation

Baltimore, MD, Mona Hajj Interiors

Check how Mona Hajj incorporates  floor, wall, and window design in a lovely Baltimore, Maryland interior design project. Definitely a fearless use of pattern and color in these rooms!


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