When you spend this much time at work, why is it any less welcoming than your home? I'll tell you why... we have this idea of an office and it should be all of these things: professional, neutral and focused on work. Well, that doesn't sound like a very appealing place to spend your whole day. I'd prefer these words: welcoming, inspiring and supportive. Here are 3 quick ways you can make your work space better right now.
When we started looking for an Assistant Designer for the Studio and a Boutique Manager for DOMAIN, we had the highest hopes of finding a unicorn... Someone who was personable, artistic, optimistic, creative, smart, organized, diligent and outgoing enough to manage our shop but also able to multi-task and work with us on design projects. And, maybe most importantly, had a great sense of humor with the ability to find the good in almost any situation. We nicknamed this person our unicorn since it seemed that having all of these traits in one person was perhaps a little too aspirational.
How can you possibly find time for everything you want to do? The answer, of course, is balance. Finding time for all of the things you have to do plus all of the things you want to do is a delicate balance, and having a functional (and beautiful) home supports that balance. Everything you do all day is that much easier when your starting and ending point is intentionally customized to your lifestyle. We love to create moments for spontaneous joy, from treasured photos to fresh flowers, so that your home can support you and make that balancing act just a little easier.
Have you ever considered hiring an interior designer but then thought... What if I hate her ideas? How will she know what I like? How long will the project take? Can she do all of the purchasing and manage the project for me? Well, we're taking you behind the scenes to answer the questions you didn't even know you had about what it's really like to work with an interior designer.
Don't you love family photo gallery walls? "Of course", you say, "but they're always much easier said than done!" Well, today I'm sharing 3 of my top tips for choosing the best photos so it's as painless as possible.
Join us at Domain on Saturday, July 28th at 1pm as travel consultant and friend of Domain, Christie Bianco, generously shares her intimate knowledge of Cuba. From how to get there and when is the best time to visit, to whether we should explore on our own or join a group tour, Christie is a wealth of information... plus, she's making mojitos!