Grandmillennial Style Is All the Rage: How to Embrace this Design Trend in Your Home

Originally Published on Redfin by Mekaila Oaks With content provided by Eklektik Designers Kelly Wesson and Melinda Smith Millennials are taking a leaf out of their grandparents’ book with a modern-meets-traditional decor style known as grandmillennial. Identified as one of the major design trends of this year, grandmillennial style is a throwback to the decor […]

Infusing Your Family Culture Into Your Home

Tradition and culture contribute to our sense of comfort, belonging, and unique social identity. Finding ways to infuse your combined family culture into your home décor will ensure your home is a true reflection of everyone that lives under your roof and a safe, wonderful place you long to be.  Recognizing what is most important […]

Maximalist Vs. Minimalist: A Conversation with Designer Kathy Anderson

There is no place like a home that functions for you on every level.  Does your current interior design reflect you and the way you want to live? Do you prefer simple lines and a monochromatic color scheme, following the minimalism trend? Or do you prefer something more bold, bright and colorful, leaning toward a […]

The Importance of Home: What 2020 has Helped us Discover in Home Design

Reflecting on all that we have faced with the beginning of a new decade, a pandemic, a presidential election, social unrest, and natural disasters, one thing keeps coming into focus: the importance of home. 2020 indeed has had its share of challenges, but because of those challenges, we have all had the opportunity to reprioritize […]

Home Bar Design: Adding An At-Home Beverage Center

Photo Description: This pass-through working bar is an artistic and dramatic focal point   By Stephanie Vaughan, Eklektik Interiors Designer When remodeling, more homeowners are wanting to incorporate a bar area into their home. With the trend of entertaining at home becoming more commonplace, along with the recent “stay at home” mandates around the globe, […]

Lasting Kitchen Trends:  Kitchen design that will endure longer than the decade

Whether you are a gourmet cook or all about the microwave, everyone seems to gather in the kitchen. It’s the center for snacking, eating, gathering and socializing.  As we start a new year and a new decade, there are some trends in kitchen renovations that will add value, function, and timeless beauty to the heart […]

Purposeful Design: How to make any room functional and fabulous

Designing with purpose is not just about practicality, it is about creating a space that truly enhances the living experience. DESIGN WITH PURPOSE Most homeowners are seeking beauty, drama, and the wow factor when they are designing their home. As designers, we want to help each client not only fulfill those dreams, but we also […]

How Italy Taught Me to Refute Throw Away Culture

Before my last year of college, I had the opportunity to spend my summer studying abroad in Florence, Italy. I was more than excited to spend the summer in my dream locale, but little did I know I would be experiencing a culture that would help shape my style as a designer. I had studied […]