Tag Archives: Tewes Design

Gray Magazine – Seattle Interior designer Karla Tewes and vivid color

Gray Magazine  just printed their newest edition and I am very honored to be a part of it.  It specializes in great design throughout the Northwest including interior design in Seattle, Portland and Vancouver.        The story on Tewes Design  is all about a … Continue reading

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This Guy Rocks!

I was out with my family the other day in downtown Seattle and we passed this guy playing drums on the sidewalk.  My son was mesmerized and so was I!   I’m loving the hot pink fur and also loving how my hipstamatic … Continue reading

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Lighten things up

Ever wondered why lamp cords are usually only black, brown or white?   There have been some renditions from places like CB2  and others but they still leave me wanting something more fun and unique.  FINALLY!!!  I found it on Etsy…. Take a look … Continue reading

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Splash of Color

I come across random photos here and there of colorful things to share and I am inspired to start a repeat post every so often just to show “things”.  Consider it a random stream of consciousness post where I am just blurting … Continue reading

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A Century of Color

The newest addition to my book collection is Pantone – The 20th Century in Color     written by Leatrice Eiseman & Keith Recker and I have to admit that I am a little obsessed with it. The book is sectioned off by decade and … Continue reading

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A West Coast Sanctuary

  I wanted to share a few photos from a recent installation for an amazing client in Seattle.  She relocated from the East Coast and was willing to put up with living out of boxes while we pulled her new … Continue reading

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Swoop it up!

I am the mom of two kids under 3 so life gets messy sometimes (or all the time!).  After hearing me go on about putting the kids to bed and spending an hour combing the house to clean up every stray … Continue reading

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Trellisimo!

I love random emails only when there is a product that I have never seen which fits with my style and sensibilities and is something that I would actually use.  It makes up for all of the spam emails I get … Continue reading

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Paint Tips

It’s a cold, wet, grey day in Seattle ( I am sure this comes as shocking news!)  and I am looking inwards for bright cheery things.  By this I do not mean that I am doing self exploration (haha) but that I’m looking at … Continue reading

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Chair Repair…

One of my favorite chairs that I ever recovered for a client was a pair of bergeres found in an old warehouse.  With a quick refinishing job and some new fabric, they had a whole new vibe.   The fabric is one … Continue reading

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