Entries by Kate Bailey

Warming Up The Inside

Break out your boots, stock up on tea and spruce up your home. As we head into Boulder’s coldest time of year, it’s time to embrace all things cozy. Unlike winterizing your garden or closet, winterizing your home doesn’t warrant a complete overhaul. This month: Our designers offer four simple and subtle ways to warm […]

4 Interior Design Resolutions for 2019

What’s on your New Year’s resolution list? Chances are it includes a few goals that will lead to a happier, more productive, healthier and better you—splurging on a pilates studio membership, training for your first half marathon, creating a ‘no phones in bed’ policy, practicing meditation for 10 minutes each day, tackling your financial budget. […]

New Year, New Hues: 2019 Color Trend Report

Color is paramount to interior design. The right shades enhance a home’s tone and ambiance, accentuate architectural elements, and add vibrance and playfulness to a space; while the wrong shades can make an entire room feel off or unsettling.   Our design team stays tuned in to trend forecasts from industry-leading color creators so that […]

Your Boulder Guide to the Perfect Holiday Table

The dining table is the main stage of a holiday production, where family and friends gather to imbibe, feast, share stories and make memories. So whether you’re hosting two or 20, we know how important it is to have a table dressed for the occasion. For holiday parties, even your dream dining room will need […]

Three Types of Kitchen Lighting Every Home Needs

Whether you are a skilled chef or haven’t quite mastered the art of the grilled cheese, no cook’s kitchen is complete without proper lighting. Of course, lighting is key to the functionality and design of any room in a home, but in a space that’s as technical as a kitchen—where activities include chopping, recipe-reading, plating, […]

A Home That Tells a Story

Houses are truly made into homes through the efforts of the owners to not just personalize, but fully invest themselves in creating spaces that tell a unique story. Few houses exhibit this transition like this Boulder home remodel. Striking a balance between grandeur and detail, practicality and creativity, this Boulder home shines in its deliberate […]

5 Questions with Design Studio’s Judy Goldman

Since leaving the world of finance and taking over Boulder’s Design Studio Interior Solutions in 2016, Judy Goldman has more than quadrupled the interior design firm’s sales and added more than a dozen employees. Goldman, a California native who is involved with local nonprofit groups, has been recognized as one of top woman-owned companies and […]

The Kitchen Should Get a James Bond Award

If there were a James Bond award for kitchen gadgetry, Boulder homeowner Judy Goldman’s kitchen would qualify, thanks to its mix of design that combines precision tools with wow-the-guests gadgets. Her Sub-Zero Pro 48 features a glass window revealing the contents. In a “Q”-like move, the Dutch Made upper cabinets open with just a touch […]

An Exclusive Trunk Show with Fashion Legend Nina McLemore

A perfect pairing of high fashion and high design comes to Design Studio Interior Solutions for three days September 17-19. Join us in welcoming fashion legend Nina McLemore’s line into our new Boulder headquarters during an exclusive trunk show of her Fall 2018-19 collection. Our CEO, Judy Goldman, fell in love with Nina’s clothing on […]