Entries by Maria Siegel

Going up…STAIRS!

So lately I’ve become a little enamored with modern stairways.  I’ve been noticing that a lot of designers and builders are straying from traditional wooden spindles and banisters and replacing them with new materials such as wire, steel rods, creative iron shapes, and even glass.  Take a look…     I am in LOVE!  We […]

Look Up!

Happy Monday, y’all!  I hope you’ve all been doing well this summer.  Things over at Goldenrod Place Interiors have been busy over the last few weeks.  We are working on many new client projects and prepping to open up a retail space so that fans can shop the Goldenrod Place aesthetic! But first off, we […]

Storing Winter Clothing Over the Summer Months

Hi All — I published this last year, but wanted to repost because I know many of you are starting to put away your winter gear for the summer.  Here are some tips for how to ensure that your winter wardrobe will be fresh and ready come October.   ~Enjoy! HOW TO STORE WINTER CLOTHING […]

Friday Finds: Make Room for What You Love by Melissa Michaels

Happy Friday, everyone!  I, for one, am really happy it’s Friday.  It’s been a long, emotional week and I’m ready to carve out some time for relaxation.  What about you?  Any fun plans? This week I attended the Memorial Service for my friend, Carrie Gilmore, who recently passed away.  Some of you knew her as […]

A Tribute to Carrie Gilmore

I didn’t sleep much last night. Instead, I tossed and turned dreaming of my friend Carrie Gilmore, who passed away suddenly this Monday after a too quick battle with breast cancer. Carrie and I had a lot in common. We met while volunteering at our mutually favorite organization, Girls on the Run. We were both […]

A Roundup of Ottomans & Foot Stools

I’m currently working on a client project and we have all of the “big pieces” in: the sofas, coffee tables, consoles, etc.  But, the thing I’ve had the hardest time finding is the perfect foot stools!  You’d think this little piece of furniture would be easy, but it’s actually trickier than you think.  Here are […]

Welcome Spring: Creating an Inviting Outdoor Space

Happy Monday!  Last week, I decided I wanted to reclaim our screened-in porch from what had been a long winter and pollen-filled spring.  After a thorough power washing, it was ready to be transformed! Creating an inviting outdoor space is relatively easy if you think of your deck or porch as a mere extension of […]