1. Which design would you choose?

    Just as each person is unique, their needs and desires for their living spaces are unique as well. What makes a great designer is the innate talent and skill to design for any style of home. Whether Victorian, ultra modern, Asian inspired, on the beach, or a cabin in the mountains, our designers hav…Read More

  2. Do It Yourself!

    If you’re like me, you love design, furnishings, décor, and art. But a lot of us can’t, or are unwilling, to spend top dollar on everything that we love and want in our homes, especially the trends we like for a season or two. Investing in high quality items that will receive a lot of love for …Read More

  3. Interesting New Surface: Dekton

    I had the opportunity to participate in an informational training session from our rep Amanda from Cosentino about a product called Dekton yesterday.   Dekton is a porcelain-like slab product that looks similar to some natural stones (like Calcutta and Carrara marbles), engineered quartz, concrete…Read More

  4. Stock & Hill Water Features

    When designing any space every detail is important, including sound. With exterior spaces, water features offer both a beautiful visual aesthetic as well as a lovely, tranquil sound. Our designers had the opportunity to incorporate two gorgeous custom water features designed and built by Stock &…Read More

  5. Stock & Hill Water Features

    When designing any space every detail is important, including sound. With exterior spaces, water features offer both a beautiful visual aesthetic as well as a lovely, tranquil sound. Our designers had the opportunity to incorporate two gorgeous custom water features designed and built by Stock &…Read More

  6. Faux Finishing in Design

    An integral part of one of our current custom home projects is faux finishing throughout the home. Oftentimes people think of faux painting as just being for walls or intricate ceiling designs. But we at Soleil By Design, LLC like to think outside the box, creating faux details in places like mantel…Read More

  7. Rustic Chic

    One of our designers, Emma, met with the client whose multiple options of materials I shared.  Their style is "Rustic Chic", which combines both modern chic and rustic aesthetics. The next step for Emma is to update the drawings and specs with the selected materials.  I'm looking forward to seein…Read More

  8. What I love about my job

    One thing I love about my job is that I have a front row seat to the entire design process.  When one of my designers meets a new client, they return to the office and discuss the new project.  What strikes me is that my designers talk about their new clients as new friends, not customers.  They …Read More