Inspiration

Downtown Bench Project

Our team became aware of MainStreet Steamboat’s “Downtown Bench Project” last month. The committee wanted new eye-catching pieces of functional art to draw individuals down to the river front of Yampa Street. The proposal called for all qualified artists, artisans, architects, interior designers, and craftspeople to design a...

Transition to Spring

To keep your furniture and home accents fresh many transition certain pieces per each season. Having just come from winter most still have the thick warm blankets, textures and deeper colors in their homes. But by replacing just a few items you can dramatically change...

We've Been Shopping! Highlights from Denver trip

Having just come back from a trip to Denver, our Interior Designer Kristin spotted plenty of great new products hitting the showroom floors for 2013. One prevalent trend was the use of steel and metal through-out finishes for tables (coffee, console, side and accent) as...

Indoor Swings

Who says you have to be outside to enjoy a swing? These “indoor” applications have taken the playful activity of swinging and incorporated it into their home interiors. Maybe there is a view from your office window that overlooks a gorgeous scene. Have you ever...

Designing the Home's Entrance

The geographic location of your home plays a large part in how the entrance should be conceptualized. Mountain homes are built by those who enjoy seasonal changes, rugged geography, and Mother Nature's solitude. As such, the entrance should find a way to integrate those elements,...

Antlers

Ever thought about putting antlers on the wall? And no, you don’t have to be a hunter to display them. Many people are adding quite the punch to their spaces with antlers, and here are a few ideas. Pair monochromatic dipped antler with a modern...

Defining Spaces under Stairs

Whether you would like a custom wine cooler, more storage, a fireplace or just a nice reading bench, pay a visit to your staircase! Check out the creative uses of the featured projects below for ideas. By taking an ordinary staircase and transforming the underneath...

Garage Doors Indoors

Ever wished a whole wall of your home could open to the outside? Garage doors can be a great way to connect the interior to the exterior inexpensively. They can add an industrial feel, or, with the use of appropriate paint colors, nicer hardware, and...

In honor of Ice: A closer look at the Ice Hotel in Sweden

If you haven’t heard, Steamboat is now home to one of two Ice Castles of its kind in the US! The towering structure is over sprawling in Ski Time Square and ready to be explored! In honor of its debut year, we are dedicating a...

Reclaimed Barn Wood

Reclaimed wood has taken stride all over the architecture scene these days. Its variation in color and texture make it the perfect material to add life to your project. By combining it with modern elements like concrete and steel, the wood will fit in perfectly...