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Tips for Styling Bookshelves

Styling bookshelves is often a challenge for clients so we put together a few tricks that we use whenever we style a space! This room that we designed has a very modern feel so we used that as a starting point when choosing things to add to these shelves.  The fireplace is a beautiful focal point in the room and accessorizing […]

Bathroom Reveal

We’re pretty sure “before and after” pictures are everybody’s favorite and we’re excited to share a few. The more dramatic the change the better, right?   Design: Melanie By Design   These two bathrooms are in the same home but were needing a major update. The owners have an upbeat, modern style and now these […]

Hiring a designer + Introducing Design In A Day Services!

We are already a couple months into this new year with lots of exciting things happening!  New projects, goals and ideas over here at MBD! Maybe it’s your goal this year to give your home a fresh start but you’re not sure where to start. While the process may seem overwhelming, working with a great designer […]

Using Wallpaper in Small Spaces

We’re excited to share some of the work MBD team has created together here on the blog today! This bright and colorful laundry room we designed seemed like the perfect place to start (because who couldn’t use some happy color during cold, grey winter months?). Can you believe this laundry room is actually in a basement? […]

NeoCon 2015

Welcome to the Melanie By Design Blog where we’ll be updating you on all things residential and commercial interiors. You’ll receive tips, trends, and other great posts written by our team so you can build extraordinary interiors! This past week the Melanie By Design team attended NeoCon at The Merchandise Mart in Chicago. NeoCon is […]