VACATION HOMES ~ Mountain Cabin to Seaside Retreat…. take a peek

CAPID designers Joan Larson and Joanne MacCallum share their vacation homes with us. Mammoth Mountain Home – contributed by Joan Larson Our Mammoth Mountain home was built with design elements that would harmonize with the rugged natural surroundings we experience throughout the seasons. Along with enjoying a recreational lifestyle which includes skiing, hiking, biking and […] Read more »

Vacation Homes seen in Traditional Home Magazine;

Lakeside Home in Quiet Colors Golf and fishing during the day, barbecues and bonfires at night—life on Michigan’s Walloon Lake is pretty much perfect Written by Amy Elbert for Traditional Home Magazine Walloon Lake in northern Michigan is such an ideal slice of Americana that “it’s like Norman Rockwell on steroids,” jokes interior designer Beth Webb. The […] Read more »

You’re an Interior Designer? How fun!

CAPID welcomes Alicia Paley & her recent BLOG post which answers the Question; What does an Interior Designer do ?……………… Person I just met:  So, what do you do? Me: I’m an interior designer. Person I just met:  Oh, really? Me:  (Smiling) Yes, I run my own eco-friendly interior design business.  I offer several different services […] Read more »

CAPID-Design Dilemmas & Solutions

CAPID asked our Designers to send us a snip it of some tricky design dilemmas they came across and resolved for their clients. Here’s just a few of their responses;   “My Clients were at a loss on what to do about their mirrored wall.  The husband liked it because it reflected the outdoors.  The […] Read more »

Kitchen Design: “White and Bright with Shades of Gray”

CAPID  visits A. Radley Designs who unveils to us her latest, Stunning Kitchen Design. A 1980’s kitchen receives a much-needed update. This fun-loving couple enjoyed entertaining but the kitchen design of their newly purchased home inhibited their high-spirited style. At the top of their wish list:  open up the kitchen as much as possible to […] Read more »

WALKER ZANGER ~ What’s New in the World of Tile

CAPID visits Walker Zanger, a leader and innovator of distinctive tile and stone Mosaic Monday…Cozy Cabin Weekend. L to R: Walker Zanger Robert A. M. Stern Shingle Snow, Quartet Oxford, Otto Oxford and Ovolo Snow.   Ceramic and Terracotta The Robert A.M. Stern Collection™ for Walker Zanger is an elegant offering of ceramic tile, directly inspired by the firm’s architectural […] Read more »


PANTONE Color Report Spring 2016: A Transporting and Transformative Canvas Colors this season transport us to a happier, sunnier place where we feel free to express a wittier version of our real selves. The 2016 Pantone Color Report is out. Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director, Pantone Color Institute™ Influenced by the world of art, new global doors […] Read more »

Home Theater Specialist, Wilshire Media Systems

The Ultimate Home Theater Imagine an area of your home decorated with a home theater cinema theme, perhaps with a vintage popcorn machine and concession area outside the screening room. Your invited guests gather here for wine and conversation before the movie begins. At the scheduled time for your film, your lighting control system automatically […] Read more »

CAPID participates in annual “Bowls of Hope”, benefiting Many Mansions

Many Mansions Presents: Bowls Of Hope Fundraiser Conejo Valley Interior Designers met this past Wednesday at North Ranch CC to paint soup bowls in the annual event to help the Many Mansions fundraiser, “Bowls of Hope”. CAPID Designers are proud to participate once again in this annual fundraiser. Many Mansions assist the surrounding communities with […] Read more »