Ottomans Enhance Function In Your Home


It’s no secret that I love ottomans and add them to every project in multiple rooms. They are the workhorses for interior spaces adding function and style and sometimes storage too.

A favorite ottoman from Hickory Chair

In this post I’ll share ways you can use ottomans effectively for style and function.

  1. As a Coffee Table

Like the Bexley shown …

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Companions in Your Home ~ All Important End Tables

end tables

The world is full of important companions. In the home decorating world, one of the very-important but often neglected aspects of a room is an end table.  I’m designing living rooms for clients these days and find I’m carefully searching for that companion table.  The perfect end table completes the look of the seating arrangement and functions for the family …

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Kitchen Remodel

Big news here at Faith Sheridan Interior Design! We’re thrilled to begin 2015 with a Room of the Week article of the Mercer Island Kitchen Remodel in the GRAY magazine blog.

One of our favorite projects to date, this waterfront home overlooking Lake Washington was a blast to design. My clients  finally decided to create a dream kitchen and called …

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Faith Sheridan Interior Design Wins Best Of Houzz 2015

Faith Sheridan Best of Houzz 2015

Faith Sheridan Interior Design of Seattle Receives Best Of Houzz 2015 Award

Over 25 Million Monthly Unique Users Rated Top-Rated Home Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals in the United States and Around the World

Seattle, USA, January 22, 2015Faith Sheridan Interior Design of Seattle, WA has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” for Customer Satisfaction by Houzz, …

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Kitchen Remodels Kick Off 2015

Kitchen Remodel

This Seattle interior designer hears the phone ringing and receives EM’s both with inquiries about kitchen remodels. So it’s great timing to present some recent data around the real costs of a kitchen remodel.  You see TV shows and Houzz don’t include all the costs (but those kitchens are quick and pretty) so it’s confusing to consumers seeking an idea …

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How to Use Marsala Pantone Color 2015 ~ Home Ideas


Some time around the holidays, the non-stop buzz around Marsala, Pantone’s color of the year, died down. Acceptance is growing and ideas are plentiful for the how and where to use this color in 2015. This Seattle interior designer has some ideas about that.

Marsala via LATimes

Fashion always leads as this was all the talk in the fall. …

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Small Space Solutions for Holiday Decorating

small space holiday decorating

Small spaces need solutions and especially for holiday decorating. And what are some tried and true ideas for small spaces? Why a mirror, of course. With placement of a decorated tree and mantel opposite a reflective surface, a small space is immediately festive. This is so especially during evening hours when the lights sparkle. Love this image (

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How to Prepare Your Guest Room for Holiday Visitors


As I do my personal Christmas shopping, this Seattle interior designer is thinking about how to prepare a guest room. Of course the holidays bring family and friends to our homes but all year long we invite and share our hospitality. Since my daughter and her family are new home owners this year, my gift list focuses on their guest …

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Sampling Champagne is Delightful and Delicious



What a wonderful event I enjoyed as I sampled champagne last weekend. I do love bubbly, BTW, so this event was perfect for me. And how did this come about?

My friend belongs to La-Chaine Seattle, the local chapter of Chaine des Rotisseurs.  I was excited to attend this event not only to sample 15 bubblies but also to …

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Why Guilford Green is the Color of the Year 2015

Guest bedroom with Guilford Green

I heard some rumbles about why Guilford Green is color of the year 2015. Some happy and some not so. And recently I posted about the Color Season. When I heard about Guilford Green, I smiled and recalled a project from 2010.

Color of the Year 2015

Per Benjamin Moore,  “HC-116  This color is part of the Historic Color Collection. …

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