JAN FINLAYSON

Personal Style
Whimsical Sophisticated

Paint Color
Mink Violet
Benjamin Moore

Favorite Room
The Great Room

Design Word
Sublime

Design Influences
Mary McDonald
Thomas O’Brien

 

 

ABBY CRAIGHTON

Personal Style
Cozy Contemporary

Paint Color
Deep Sea Dive
Sherwin Williams

Favorite Room
Master Bedroom

Design Word
Ambiance

Design Influences
Kelly Wearstler
Jonathan Adler 

 

1. Why do you love design?
Design is like fashion-- things happen internationally and our job is to be on top of those trends. We want our clients to be current without being trendy.

2. What is your design style?
An eclectic mix of modern and traditional. We often work in what we call ‘The New Traditional’-- taking a rich look and adding a new twist by interjecting unexpected pieces.

3. Do you have a design mantra? 
'Live with what you love.'  That’s what makes the personality of the room: things that have meaning. 

 

1. Why do you love design?
A well designed space is the key to better living. My goal in every project not only create a space that is beautiful, but functional space that flows ease.  

2. What is your design style?
I am attracted to clean lines and modern aesthetics, vibrant colors and unique design choice. However, I love helping clients find their own personal design style. 

3. Do you have a design mantra? 
Designer Celerie Kemble said, “I help put the person in the space. Otherwise it's just a space." What makes a space great is the personal touches.