When conceptualizing a design solution for a new project, it’s important to look at the larger picture: circulation, functionality, scope, context, adjacency…all concepts familiar to a talented designer. That said, one of the reasons we at Village West Design stay with projects and clients through the construction and installation process is that the way the design… Continue Reading
Design Consultations: 7 Reasons to Schedule a Design Consultation Before Your Renovation As you know, renovating your apartment is a big decision—or, truthfully, it’s many big decisions. And most of our clients struggle to come up with answers about schedule, scope and budget well before reaching out to us for help. However, one of the reasons we… Continue Reading
There is a definite allure to inhabiting a raw, floor-through space with high ceilings and remnants of a bygone era. But the design challenges are as specialized for a loft as for a Classic Six. Village West Design has completed several successful loft spaces, so, although each client deserves a unique solution, we thought we… Continue Reading
Even in the most luxurious homes, no amount of well-appointed furnishings can bring about the tranquility of a well-made bed. But that’s not what this post is about. Because for even all of those homes on days without the housekeeper, a persistent query remains: “Why should I make my bed if I’m just going to… Continue Reading
You stand in your apartment and look around…. It’s rough around the edges, it doesn’t really meet your needs, and it doesn’t reflect who you are—at least not the image you want to project. You need a professional…but who? Part II of our series “Finding a Designer” is Experience Match.