Fireplaces that Wow

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What comes to mind when I say fireplace? Picture your fireplace; what do you see? Is it something that excites you? Is it something that you’re proud of or is it something that is just a part of your home? Fireplaces have gone from zero to hero in the home. They center the home and the family.  Continue Reading »

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Mario Batali Cooking Contest

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We’re putting your culinary creativity to the test! Caesarstone is the ultimate surface for cooking: it’s durable, heat-resistant and stain-resistant. Show us what you can whip up in the kitchen using one of our 8 new colors as your inspiration! The Grand Prize winner will receive a trip for two to New York City to enjoy a  Continue Reading »

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Caesarstone Recipes by Isabel Smith: Kale and Avocado Salad

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I love a fresh salad, especially when it’s crispy, loaded with nutrients, and best of all- easy to make. This kale salad is made with just a few ingredients (that you may already have in your refrigerator!) and is dressed with a heart-healthy avocado and a delicious lemon and olive oil dressing. The key to  Continue Reading »

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House Tour | Laura U Interior Design

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Laura U Interior Design, pioneered by Creative Director, Laura Umansky, the company’s namesake, is a leading design firm based in Houston, TX. The firm is known for its bold yet functional aesthetic, garnering numerous awards and featured in The Wall Street Journal, The Houston Chronicle, and Veranda Magazine. Laura U Interior Design and Purple Sage  Continue Reading »

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22 Beautiful Coffee Table Books

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There’s something about books that I just can’t get enough of. I hoard them for décor purposes, but also because they’re fun to collect (and educational, right?!). I can probably blame the obsession on my history in print design, either way- I’m always picking up interesting reads or books with character. Here are 22 beautiful coffee  Continue Reading »

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Designer Spotlight | Gardner/Fox Associates

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Gardner/Fox Associates is an award-winning, custom home additions and renovations firm based in Philadelphia. Founded by Brook Gardner, an engineer, and Mark Fox, an architect, their two worlds collided to form a design firm focused on structured ingenuity and architectural imagination. This bathroom seamlessly blends an engineered precision with a soft architectural eye. Caesarstone’s sleek  Continue Reading »

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Design Ideas for the Ultimate Outdoor Kitchen

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With the transition from winter to warmer weather, nothing gets me more excited for summer than rolling out the BBQ and moving my cooking from the indoors, out. These days it seems that more and more homeowners are opting for a more permanent solution for their summer fare and entertainment and have installed outdoor kitchens.  Continue Reading »

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DIY Geometric Art

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You guys know I love collecting all different forms of art and am passionate about discovering up and coming artists, but I noticed there’s one type of artwork missing from my collection… a geometric piece. I decided it would be fun (and simple) to attempt a large-scale, black and white geometric art DIY.  You can really get creative  Continue Reading »

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Mother’s Day Treat: Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes

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Let’s face it – if you haven’t gotten a present for Mom by now, your last minute options are either flowers or a gift card. But you can do better than that… and she deserves better than that! Give a gift that comes from the heart and only takes a trip to the grocery store  Continue Reading »

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Top 3 Reasons You Should Consider Quartz Countertops

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Every decision in your kitchen design is an important one. From colors and lights, flooring and cabinets, storage and appliances – there’s no lack of choices to consider. But what about the surfaces that get the most wear? Countertops serve for cooking, prepping, eating and more, yet most homeowners don’t know the benefits of quartz, especially  Continue Reading »

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