The Launch Party was a Ball!

Hi Friends!!  Thank you so much to all of you who made it out to the Segreto Vignettes launch party!  And to those who couldn't be there, I wanted to share the excitement with you!!! The party this year was hosted at Back Row Home! A 16,000 square ft. showroom that carries antiques, art, bedding, gift items, and home accessories located at 8570 Katy Fwy. in Houston!! Two of the owners, Tracey (left) and Kelly (right), are long time gal pals of mine! Tracey, a painter in her own ...

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Great Seating Ideas: How to Mix Chair Styles in Dining Rooms!!!

I don't know what it is about mixing chairs in a space, but it has always been one of my true design loves!! Maybe it's my quirky side, but to me, mixing chair styles makes a room so much more interesting! This dining room is one of my all-time favorites! We plastered the room and hand-painted a design inspired by a historical Swedish wall covering. This home by designer Brooke McGuyer is featured in its entirety in Segreto Style!!  The tonal and textural combination of different chairs ...

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Design Inspiration: Bayou Bend & Ima Hogg

Hi, blog friends! I hope you're all having a fun-filled July 4th weekend! If you're looking for some food and decor ideas to celebrate Independence Day, be sure to check out last year's post and this one too! One of my latest jobs has me thinking about all the people who've gone before us... I had so much fun looking into part of Houston's history to inspire a room we were doing recently!! Designer Marti Stewart asked us to create a wall mural inspired by the dining room at Bayou Bend, a ...

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Grouping Elements to Make an Art Wall!

Grouping elements on a wall can create such an impact! Whether you use plates, photographs or DIY projects, it's the way they are hung which turns a random collection into art!!! Source It's not only the photos themselves that makes this grouping interesting but also the balanced way the black and white matting and frames were coordinated and combined. Source For a tennis fan, this is an easy, simple way to create a focal point! This homeowner found vintage rackets on Etsy, but, ...

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Not Just A Door…

Doors- so much more than just a means of passage. Whether they lead to a guestroom, your shoe closet or welcome others into your home, doors greet and bid farewell to us all! Read along as I explore all of my favorite trends and ideas for beautiful door design! Source First impressions mean the most and a reclaimed door is a wonderful way to announce a space long before it’s entered. What used to be reserved for just the front door, doors with personality and character have made their ...

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