Posts Tagged ‘darcykempton’

Project Spotlight | Sassy Casa in La Jolla

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This is such a special project for us because it was Darcy’s (our principal designer) first project in San Diego 12 years ago. After meeting client Lisa Sasevich 12 years ago & designing her La Jolla Home, a beautiful friendship emerged. Fast forward to 2020/2021 & it was time to update this space for Lisa…

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Project Spotlight | Love It Or List It

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We’re so excited to share this recently completed project & all of its details. We’re calling this project “Love It Or List It” because our clients were debating whether or not they wanted to renovate or put their home on the market. They opted to bring on Simply Stunning Spaces for a redesign & remodel……

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Mindful Spaces

What Is a Mindful Space? In a time when many of us are preoccupied with growing to-do lists and jam-packed schedules — and, of course, COVID-19 pandemic forcing everyone to stay inside even more — there’s no better time to create homes that promote positive mental well-being than now. Mindfulness is an essential tool as…

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Project Spotlight | Classic Elegance in Scripps Ranch

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This 2018 project was the epitome of classic elegance. We livened up the classic neutrals of this home with rich navy blues and gold accents. Some of our favorite aspects of this project were the intricate kitchen backsplash, hood, and the fully custom tea room. Check out how we transformed this home below! Before: The…

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Interior Design Trends Fall 2019

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While we always strive to create timeless designs for our Simply Stunning Spaces clients, it’s fun to incorporate some current trends into their homes as well. Some Interior Design Trends for Fall 2019 that are on our radar are boldly patterned backsplashes, pops of color against white palettes, and biophilia.  Bold Patterned Backsplash Adding a…

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Mid-Century Modern | La Jolla

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Mid-Century Modern is one of our favorite design styles! With origins in the 1940s-1960s this design style was heavily influenced by iconic designers of the era such as Frank Lloyd Wright & Charles Eames. Our favorite aspects of the mid-century modern style are the open floorplans, floor to ceiling windows, and the use of organic…

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Basic Principals of Interior Design

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Hey everyone, Darcy K here! It’s been a while since I sat down and wrote for the blog, so I thought I’d do a little refresher on some of the basic principals of interior design. Today, I’m going to briefly cover focal points, balance, scale and proportion, and flow. Whether you’re brand new to design…

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