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#IntDesignerChat March 4 Topic: What Dining Room Trends Are Hot In 2014

2 Mar

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Traditional Home® / Photo: Werner Straube / Design: Tom Stringer

Traditional Home® / Photo: Werner Straube / Design: Tom Stringer

 

Tuesday March 4 , Interior Designer Chat’s world-class designers and design bloggers will chat, “What’s Trending In Dining Room in 2014.”   From traditional to chic modern boho,  to French bistro, there’s a style for everyone. Dining in style is the new gathering space in 2014. Often as designers we’re asked to combine the old and new to shape a fresh take on functionality.  Dining rooms are a space to do something strong and edgy that complements what you have done in the rest of the home.  Dining room decisions, involves discussions with the client, builder, architect and floor installer who “all have their opinions and input.  In 2014 there  has been a return to entertaining and socializing in a more formal and sophisticated manner.

  • Are you seeing the comeback of a formal dining room in 2014?
  • What are key design details you budget and plan for when designing dining rooms?
  • What paint colors are trending for dining rooms in 2014?
  • What furniture showrooms  are your resources for dining rooms?
  • Share some of you favorite new Wallpaper designs for dining rooms? 
  • What chic statement are you making with  illuminating and lighting in the dining room in 2014?
  • What dining room trends are hot in 2014?

Join #IntDesignerChat Tuesday March 4  for our topic: What’s Dining Room Trends Are Hot In 2014 at 6pm EST, 5pm CST, 3pm PST and 11p GMT.

Photo Credits: traditionalhome.com

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#IntDesignerChat August 27, 2013 Topic: Fall 2013 Interior Design Trends

25 Aug
Leopard by Designer Mary McDonald's

Leopard by Designer Mary McDonald’s

A brass staircase railing designed by Kelly Wearstler in the home she designed for Lara and Jeff Sanderson.  ELLEDECOR.com

A brass staircase railing designed by Kelly Wearstler in the home she designed for Lara and Jeff Sanderson. ELLEDECOR.com

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Join Interior Designer Chat on Tuesday as we discuss the top influences of interior design trends for Fall/Winter 2013.  From fashion and travel, to food and culture,  come  take a journey with our international community and find out what influences in interior design trends we will be seeing and working with this Fall.  Join us on twitter at 6pm EDT, 3p PDT, and 11pm GMT using the hashtag #IntDesignerChat.   What’s NEXT in design this Fall?  Share links to your latest design projects,  Fall 2013 new interior design products, fabrics, colors,  trends links, and Pinterest Boards.

 

Photo Credits: Top Photo’s ~ ElleDecor.com

Patone 2013 Fall Colors: Brandigirlblog.com

#IntDesignerChat Feb. 19 Topic: What’s Trending In Dining Style and Dining Rooms In 2013

17 Feb
Cynthia Rowley's dining room. The dining area's chairs, banquette, and bolsters are covered in a Cole & Son cotton; the wall covering was designed by Rowley. via ElleDecor

Cynthia Rowley’s dining room. The dining area’s chairs, banquette, and bolsters are covered in a Cole & Son cotton; the wall covering was designed by Rowley. via ElleDecor

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A dining room with sliding doors are an elegant and space-saving way to separate a formal dining area from the rest of the living area.

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Modernist setting dining room. Designer: Eric Cohler. Photo: John Bessler Traditional Home®

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Yellow is introduced as the primary accent color via a rug in the cheery dining room. – Traditional Home®

Tuesday February 19, Interior Designer Chat’s world-class designers, will discuss designing dining rooms.  From modern to traditional, Asian-inspired to French bistro, there’s a style for everyone. Dining in style is the new gathering space, and often as designers we’re asked to combine the old and new to shape a fresh take on functionality.   Dining room decisions, involves discussions with the client, builder, architect and floor installer who “all have their opinions and input.”

  • How as a designer you resolve widely varied decor dilemmas with panache.
  • How taste makers entertain in style in today’s chicest dining room.
  • Design details in formal dining rooms.  Drapes,  Doors,  Lighting,  Rugs, etc.    
  • Selecting dining room furniture that seats a crowd and dining chairs that keep guests comfortable.

Join #IntDesignerChat Tuesday Feb. 18 for our topic: What’s Trending In Dining Style and Dining Rooms In 2013 at 6pm EST, 5pm CST, 3pm PST and 11p GMT

Photo credits:  Elle Decor and  Traditional Home 

#IntDesignerChat Oct. 16 Guest Host @WalkerZanger VP Jared Becker Topic: Discovering Your Inspiration

16 Oct

Guest Host- Jared Becker

Vice President of Design and Marketing, Walker Zanger

Walker Zanger Vice President of Design & Marketing, Jared Becker began his career in the tile and stone world almost 20 years ago at Walker Zanger as sample department manager.  Through the years, Jared has been instrumental not only in defining the “Walker Zanger Look” of the company’s products and brand image but creating and driving new trends within the category. Drawing inspiration from time spent traveling the world, modern and classic architecture and the beauty of nature, he continues to push the boundaries of design and use of unique textures and innovative techniques.

Known for award winning designs and frequently interviewed and cited by the national press, Jared has shared his wealth of industry knowledge and expertise with numerous publications including most recently in CA Home and Design and Los Angeles Times.

Celebrating its 60th anniversary, Walker Zanger combines traditional tile-making techniques with a modern sophistication that exceeds a singular design style.  A leading choice for design professionals and homeowners, Walker Zanger natural stone and tile products can be found in celebrity homes, trendy boutiques, lavish spas and resorts, and museums around the globe including: Bellagio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Viceroy Anguilla Resort, The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, H. Stern Flagship Store in Shanghai, and The Beverly Hills Hotel and Bungalows.

Regarded as an industry leader in stone and tile design, Walker Zanger has been featured in Architectural Digest, Veranda, HGTV Magazine, House Beautiful, Elle Décor, Luxe, Interior Design, This Old House, Dwell, Sunset, Traditional Home, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, HGTV and DIY Network.

Save the date for Interior Designer Chat on Twitter, Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 6pm ET for guest host Jared Becker, vice president of design and marketing, Walker Zanger.

 

Disclosure: Sponsored by Walker Zanger

#IntDesignerChat Sept. 13, 2011 Topic: Top Influences Of Interior Design Trends

12 Sep

Portland based creative agency Parliament.

South African interior/furniture designer Katie Thompson brilliantly imagined collection of recycled furniture called Recreate.

The Lego Kitchen was created by Munchausen

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Victoria and Richard MacKenzie’s children’s home aboard the historic 1907 Yankee Ferry, afloat in the New York City Harbor.

Join Interior Designer Chat on Tuesday as we discuss the top influences on interior design trends.  From fashion and travel to food and culture,  come  take a journey with our international community and find out what influences Interior Design Trends throughout the world.  Join us on twitter at 6pm EDT, 11pm GMT using the hashtag #IntDesignerChat.

Photo credits: trendland.net

Q 1: How do you recognize design trends? 

Q 2: What resources do you use, to recognize trends? 

Q 3: How do you integrate past and present to participate in global merchandising?

Q 4: How do you professionally learn with a global outlook and engage in learning and growing throughout your career?

Transcript/ReCap of Sept. 13, 2011 #IntDesignerChat Topic: Top Influences Of Interior Design Trends topic-IntDesignerChat-2011-09-13