Interior Design Blog

Travel, luxury apartments, and scholarships!

  I enjoyed some much needed R&R with my husband, Jon, last week. Jon has been saying how we should visit Bend, Oregon, for quite a while. We thought spring would be a delightful time, and was it ever! The hills were green, the trees were loaded with blossoms, the tulips and daffodils were blooming, and the air was crisp and Read more »
Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

3 Pattern Combos You Can’t Go Wrong With

Patterns add life to a room. They bring the personality and energy that a solid color usually can’t do alone. However, a design mistake we often see if using only a single pattern throughout an entire room. That can make your dynamic patterns seem bland when really they just need the perfect partner to help them stand out. For many Read more »
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Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Simple Eco-Friendly Design Choices to Make for Your Home

Eco-Friendly Design Choices   Earth Day has come and gone, but we’re continuing to make eco-friendly choices in many of our clients’ homes. Making a few eco-conscious design decisions in your own home doesn’t have to include upgrading every feature in your home to the latest energy-saving appliance or material. In fact, there are many simple steps you can take Read more »
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Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Rice Military projects, clients in the Heights, and prom on it’s way!

I hope everyone is enjoying our beautiful weather! We have been out and about quite a bit here at PHD!   We have a new Rice Military client who wanted some updates. New paint, tile, wallpaper, lighting, and rugs have arrived and the progress is moving along steadily.The kitchen cabinets have been painted and her updated kitchen is starting to Read more »
Thursday, May 11th, 2017

A Fête at Downton Abbey Indeed!

Jon and I had a delightful time hosting the Eighth Annual Savor the Hope Gala benefitting Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health. We were thrilled to select the theme of A Fête at Downton Abbey. The evening was full of surprises from the wonderful grab bags from Kendra Scott to the delicious appetizers from Patagonia Grill and the signature cocktail served out from a Read more »
Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Galas, late winter skiing, and art!

As I write this I am having my hair done in a turn of the century style in anticipation of our big evening, A Fête at Downton Abbey, benefitting Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health. I look forward to the next newsletter when I can share photos and details! It’s been very special to have the opportunity to chair this event. Here’s the inspiration photo for my hairstyle: There’s Read more » Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Spring has sprung at Pamela Hope Designs!

  We have several projects that are finishing up and several more in the beginning stages that are very exciting. During a recent shopping trip, we found some unique accessories for our ladies library in Bellaire. The room turned out beautifully. We took our inspiration from the lavender wallpaper and grass cloth behind the book shelves and made it a nice Read more »
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Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Philanthropy, photography, and paint!

We are busy, busy, busy with large and exciting projects. No spring break for me, apparently, although Danna is taking a few days off to be with her daughters and family.   We are also doing lots of photoshoots. Danna and I enjoyed a glamorous headshot sitting and are in the process of selecting our best angles. I am currently Read more »
Monday, March 20th, 2017

6 Ways to Update Your Patio for Spring

Update Your Patio for Spring   In Texas, every home should have an amazing outdoor space! Our sunny summers just beg for a beautiful space to sip mimosas with friends and family. For your next home project, consider redesigning your neglected outdoor space. It doesn’t take much to transform a backyard, patio, or deck. With the right eye and a Read more »
Monday, March 20th, 2017

The Right Way to Use Dark Paint

Ways to Use Dark Paint   If you’ve picked up an interior design magazine lately, then you know that dark walls are in. Whether it’s black shiplap in the dining room or navy in the bedroom, we’re seeing more and more rooms coated in dark and alluring colors. Benjamin Moore has even announced its color of the year to be Read more »
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Monday, March 20th, 2017
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