Art & Design

Exhibitions, New Works and Where to Shop Local Charlotte Artists

A new season brings new art exhibits and gallery...

The Gift of Art. Local Works Under $500

Original art does not have to break your budget....

See Art in Your Home with a Virtual Installation by Sozo Gallery. Try It for 10% Off Your Art Purchase.

Even when it's not risky to be out and about, decorating your home can be overwhelming. Going from place to place, trying to visualize how it will look in the room, mentally comparing one item to another ... it's...

Charlotte Art & Gallery News for the Spring

Looking to add some beauty to your home and life? Art is springing up all around Charlotte in the galleries and art spaces. Here are some of our favorites happening this spring. Lark & Key Lark & Key's 12 Year Anniversary...

All the Scoop on the Interior Designer Showhouses Opening Soon

This March brings the QC area some of our first Designer Showhouses to be toured and visited in what seems like forever. The Interior Design Society of Charlotte is presenting three Charity Showhouses this March at The Preserve at...

Shopping for Classic Blue, the Pantone Color of the Year

Classic Blue, Pantone's 2020 Color of the Year, is described by Pantone as "elegant in its simplicity. Suggestive of the sky at dusk, the reassuring qualities of the thought-provoking Classic Blue highlight our desire for a dependable and stable...

Interior Design Society Designer Showhouses Coming Soon

We love a Designer Showhouse, don't you? Walking through the beautifully finished rooms, each with its own bit of personality and designer's influence, but all adding up to a gorgeous overview of the latest in home style and decor....

Create Beautiful Bedrooms with These Interior Designers’ Tips

One could argue there is no other room that plays such an intimate part in our daily lives as our bedroom.  It is the last place we lay our heads down at night, and the first place we see...

2019 Dorm Decor Trends & Picks from LeighDeux.com

May. The college decisions are made. Next Step? Dorms. What are the most important questions about the dorm room? Who's the roommate?What building is it in?What's it going to look like? We can't help with the first two, but we...

2019 Interior Design Trends from Local Interior Designers

Design should always be about what speaks to the homeowner, what makes her happy, what gives her inspiration. Finding style, pieces and trends that tell your story is what design is all about. We have spoken to some of...

NINA CAMPBELL Comes to the Spring Room To Bloom

One of the foremost interior designers today, Nina Campbell, comes to Charlotte this April as the featured guest speaker in the already sold-out Spring Symposium for the Mint Museum Auxiliary's annual Room to Bloom. Why are we even talking about...

Designer Lisa Sherry Creates a Captivating and Comfortable Space for Capizzi, M.D.

We tend to focus on the interior design projects of homes, but the style of an office space plays an equally pivotal role in the feeling it creates for their clients. When I first stepped foot inside the office...

Fabulous Fabric Pairings to Inspire Changing Your Spaces

I've developed a minor obsession with fabric swatch mood boards that interior designers seem to throw together with ease and post on Insta before they present to their clients. I realize that these are professionals who are adept at...

The CLT Interior Designers Keep it Cool with White Hues & Coastal Vibes

Be kind to your air conditioner; it's doing the best it can to keep you cool in southern summer temps. Instead of adjusting the thermostat, go for a light, white room refresh and feel the ocean breeze without fighting...

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