I love using color as a communication tool in my interior design projects. In order to do that effectively, it’s important to understand how colors behave and how they can influence our mood. Color psychology suggests that some colors may increase anxiety, while others can boost your energy level. Your home should be your sanctuary, so it’s important to understand the emotional impact a color will have in your home.
Ceiling fans come in a variety of sizes, heights, styles, and colors. Choosing the right size fan for your space ensures it will provide efficient air flow. Here are 6 steps to selecting the perfect ceiling fans for your home!
We are on a mission to help other designers pass the NCIDQ exam and become Registered Interior Designers! Just starting to think about taking the NCIDQ exam can be daunting. We break down the requirements with step by step instructions on how to become an NCIDQ Interior Designer this fall!
Many people don’t know that a rug pad is a necessity for the longevity of your rug, the protection of the floors beneath, and the safety of those who use the space. Here are 5 reasons why you need a rug pad.
Have you ever stopped to consider what’s inside your sofa? When it comes to furniture, it’s not all created equal. Lets breakdown the basics of what’s inside a sofa: frame, suspension, and cushions. When shopping for your next sofa, ask the manufacturer these questions.
So you’ve selected a paint color! But now you've got another decision to make, what sheen to use. You pull out the little chart that shows the gloss levels increasing, but where to start? You decide that semi gloss is durable, and buy enough for your walls, ceiling, and moldings, one easy decision - right?
Paint is paint, right? Why pay more for the same color? Not all paint is created equal and good quality paint comes at a price. Let’s dive into what really goes into a high quality can of paint that makes it worth the extra money.
Sarah Jacquelyn Interiors is a full service interior design firm in Chicago, IL. We believe that design can impact lives and promote well being within the home. We work with your family, budget and desired lifestyle to provide a home that is uniquely yours. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help make your dream home a reality.