By Audra Walters

Decor for the New Decade: Is Your Home On Trend?

It’s a new decade, and almost a new season (Hello Spring!) is your home, or home taste, on trend? Good Housekeeping has launched their ‘Top 15 Decor Trends for 2020’ and we are feeling the new vibes. We love seeing how our Charleston clients decorate their new homes and can’t wait to see more of […]

By Audra Walters

How to Decorate with Neutrals Without Being Boring

Having decorated countless homes in my career, I’ve come to realize three things: First—that the theme you go with has to be anchored on the main architectural elements of your home. If your house features natural wooden accents or striking brick elements for example, these are things that should factor into your overall aesthetic. Second—neutrals […]

By Audra Walters

Haint Blue Keeps Spirits (And Wasps) Away: The Whys Behind the Blue Porch Ceilings In Charleston, SC

If you’ve spent any time on a historic Charleston SC front porch (sipping sweet tea in a rocking chair, my guess), you’ll notice that robin’s egg blue painted on everyone’s porch ceilings. This trend is not purely for style: it serves a practical and metaphysical purpose.

By Audra Walters

Putting a Modern Twist On Exposed Brick

Exposed brick is a statement piece in its own right. It stands alone and gives a home character in a way that a basic white wall—while classic—isn’t able to. They’re perfect in their imperfection, visually appealing, as well as practical and durable. The fact that bare brick is having a big fashion moment now (thanks […]