Stunning New Trends That Need to be Considered When Building/Updating Your Home

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds, Interior Design, New Ideas, Residential, Trending

When creating your dream home, whether it be a new custom build or a renovation to your existing home, there are lots of decisions to be made about the space. What do each of the space look like and how will you use them? What do you want it feel like? How trendy do you want to go?  How do …

Achieving Your Vision No Matter Where Your Project Is Located, Elizabeth Erin Designs Is Now Designing Nationwide!

Jodi Peterman Interior Design, Trending, Uncategorized

Elizabeth Erin Designs  just celebrated 18 years and I cannot think of a better to celebrate by announcing that we are now set up for National Design Services!  Many of you who have been following Elizabeth Erin Designs for a while know that in 2009 I moved my company from New Jersey to Iowa and things have not slowed down …

Feeling A Disconnect From Life Lately? Incorporate A Little Biophilic Design To Reconnect & Rejuvenate!

Jodi Peterman Interior Design, New Ideas, Residential, Tips and Tricks, Trending

Biophilic design is a new trend on the horizon that allows you to implement as many sustainable and eco-friendly aspects as you want into your spaces, while keeping your own design style.  Biophilia has been proven to reduce stress, increase memory, creativity and wellbeing. This design trend came out of necessity with everything that happened with the Pandemic and its …

Shop Confidently by Defining your Design Style

rebel DIY's, Furniture, How To, Tips and Tricks, Trending

Figuring out what your design style direction is can be tricky to say the least, especially if you are a mixture of several styles.  Nobody likes to make purchases only to get home and realize the item is not as great as it was in the store. Not to mention adding the dreaded task of a return to your to …

Currently Trending : Quarantine Kitchen Trends That Wow

rebel Fresh Finds, Trending

Since this great quarantine has started, many people are spending a lot of time in the kitchen and figuring out what they want in their space. Sully Weissman, of Thermador, gave us the run down of what people are wanting in their kitchens, and what designers can do to help. Bold colors are IN! Muted pink, deep emerald green, and …

2018 Design Trends…Thus Far

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds

Who else is in denial that 2018 is already half over? We cannot believe how fast this year has gone; but, we find that this is what we say every year. As we entered 2018, we kept a list of projected design trends so we could reflect back to see if we followed these trends and which trends were duds. …

Design Trends for Fall 2016

Jodi Peterman Trending

As fall is coming into place, we are spending more time indoors and noticing all those little things that are driving us crazy about the interior of our homes, myself included.  At Elizabeth Erin Designs we have see an influx of clients contacting us for design assistance for their remodels in the Des Moines Metro area.  So what exactly are …

Top Trends in Window Treatments

Elizabeth Erin Designs Uncategorized

Welcome back to our blog! This week we are going go over what is trending in window treatments right now, and I am going to share ten of those trends with you that we feel are great picks! To start off our top ten, the natural woven shades bamboo and matchstick are  becoming very popular. They are said to let …

Creating Soft Boundaries

Jodi Peterman Uncategorized

In 2015, we are going to see more and more of natural elements being used to decorate our homes. This is fantastic! Using natural elements is a great way to incorporate more of the outdoors in our everyday lives, which is a rather sad concept to swallow. For most of us busy bodies, getting our daily dose of vitamin C comes …

2014 Trends

Elizabeth Erin Designs Fresh Finds, Seasonal

Neil Kelly Company Announces The Top 10 Interior Design and Home Remodeling Trends for 2014 Homeowners predicted to embrace bolder colors, upgrade the humble wall socket, say no to boring cabinet design and hop into showers over tubs November 14, 2013, Portland, Oregon – Neil Kelly Company, an award-winning design-build remodeling firm that has remodeled more than 30,000 homes, announces its …