Travel Diaries: Home Tour Inspiration

Our travels are always a source of inspiration for us. From European cities to beach towns down south, we are always able to find something that sparks our imagination. This spring, we toured some homes in Palm Springs, CA and Sea Island, GA. Below are some of our favorite pictures of colorful homes across the US. Palm Springs, CA Our first stop was Palm Springs for Modernism Week. A … [Read more...]

Party Blues (and Whites)!

Here at SWI, we love to entertain our friends and family. More importantly, we want to do it in style. We like to take party design cues from everywhere, including our favorite interior styles. Blue and white is one of our ultimate favorites and this bridal luncheon is equal parts preppy and whimsical. Below we have some inspiration pictures and ideas to make this party scheme your own! Spring … [Read more...]

Vintage Ficks Reed Table & Chairs Makeover

How about a vintage Ficks Reed Table & Chairs makeover? Ficks Reed makes some beautiful, sturdy furniture. However, their choice of color on this dining set we picked up left a lot to be desired. The overall color tone was very bland and outdated. So we went in the opposite direction with our makeover. Green seems to sneak its way into every season. Whether it's emerald or jade, green … [Read more...]