Rhode Island Interior Design – Classic New England Style with a Modern Twist

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Rhode Island Inspired Interior Designs | Classic New England Style with a Modern Twist Nestled in the heart of New England, Rhode Island’s charm, rich history, and stunning coastline serve as a boundless source of inspiration for us at Cedar House.  Erika Twohig Share on: Pinterest Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email As Rhode Island Interior Designers,  […]

Custom Design Plan – Waterfront Home Renovation in Warren RI

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Our clients purchased a stunning waterfront home in Warren, RI to be closer to family after relocating from the south. Upon realizing the house’s need for extensive renovations, they promptly reached out to Cedar House. Impressed by our work on a previous renovation project for their adult children, they entrusted us with creating a renovation […]

Behind the Design: What Interior Designers Really Do

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We’ve noticed over the years that many of our partners and clients don’t completely know what it is that interior designers do. So we’re here to set the record straight: Interior design goes far beyond arranging furniture and picking out paint colors. It’s a speciality that encompasses a wide range of skills, creativity, and knowledge […]

Cedar House’s Designers Julie and Erika Share Their Top Timeless Design Tips

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Scrolling through Pinterest or Instagram, it’s easy to become totally overwhelmed by the tidal wave of home decor trends. One minute it’s all about boho chic, the next it’s minimalist Scandi vibes. Some posts are all about earth tones, while others celebrate bright colors. You might find yourself thinking, how on earth am I supposed […]

East Cape Project Reveal | Residential Interior Design

East Cape Project Reveal

Welcome to our #eastcapeproject project reveal. What began as a Conceptual Design initiative for the first floor of a young family’s home, eventually transformed into an extensive Full Service Interior Design project, due to the husband grappling with the unexpected  loss of of his wife and mother of their two young children. For Julie and […]

Blueprint to Reality: The Collaboration Between Interior Designers, Builders and Architects

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Are you considering a new home project such as a new build, renovation, or addition? Then chances are you’ll need to partner with professionals in your project’s design, planning, and building stages. Interior Designers have an essential role in this complex process, but they don’t work alone. Your designer can collaborate with your Builder and Architect to create the most beautiful, efficient, and cost-effective designs for your project. Here we will explore how these three roles interact with each other throughout different stages of the workflow process to make you feel more confident and empowered when planning your own projects.

Creating the Ultimate Home Project Team: A Comprehensive Guide

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Have you ever felt like you were jumping through hoops to find the perfect team of professionals for a home project? From locating dependable contractors who adhere to timelines and budgets to working with knowledgeable interior designers on finishes, fixtures and furnishings – assembling this dream team can be daunting. But don’t worry – it doesn’t have to be! As Rhode Island interior designers, we’re going to show you how you can use smart planning strategies when gathering your ideal home project dream team so that everything runs smoothly from start to finish.

5 Tips for Furnishings That Last

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Attending High Point Furniture Market annually is an incredible experience for Julie and I – we were able to draw inspiration from some of our favorite vendors and gather ideas on beautiful furnishings that we can use for our clients. It was truly a pleasure to be surrounded by so much creativity, innovation and our other design friends from across the country.

A Look Inside the Bowden House Luxe Ensuite Renovation

All of our projects are near and dear to us, but this ensuite is especially so because it’s my own home! Before we dive into the reveal I wanted to give a little history, my house was built in 1874 when it was one of the few properties on the street. It was a modest farm house and we still have some of the original photos and floor plans. We love that those memories have been passed down with the house throughout the years…

Modern Colonial Remodel

Today we are sharing one of our favorite projects to date. When we met these clients we connected with them from the start. That’s super important because it’s been a long process (even longer thanks to the pandemic) but construction is about to kick off and we are so excited to see these changes come to life. Today we’re going to share some of the plans and talk about certain decisions that were made and why. Obviously this is a really condensed look at the process, but it definitely covers the highlights!