2013 Design Trend: Stripes and Geometric Prints

surface design trends stripes and graphic prints

When it comes to luxury home design, there's always a tension between the classic and the modern. Too much adherence to classical design can be stuffy and boring, yet a completely contemporary interior can often feel cold. Combining the best of old and new helps keep your home decor fresh and exciting, while still grounding it in elegance. One of the … [Read more...]

3 Tips for Mixing Patterns in Home Decor

luxury bathroom design by Ana Donohue Interiors

Layering patterns can be challenging, but when done right, the payoff is well worth the effort. Take for example our contribution to the Junior League of Boston Design Show House. Our "Inspiring Bath Retreat" contains a large-scale botanical wallpaper, chevron-bedecked claw foot tub, striped garden stool, and a densely patterned chair and throw … [Read more...]

School’s Out For Summer!

Ana Donohue Interiors

Here in the Boston area, schools are letting out for summertime. To help keep your young ones thinking about reading, writing and arithmetic during the summer months incorporate some of these elementary style decor into your home's interior. Like chalkboard paint, it's a great way to let your kids express themselves all year round. Here we used … [Read more...]