Author Archives: Laurel Bern

My style is definitely steeped in history and tradition, but at the same time, I love to keep it new and fresh and ever-evolving. I love timeless rooms that one can’t really tell exactly when they were done, however, sometimes to keep things interesting, we add a bit of the unexpected. In my blog I share what I love about interior design and in my shop I offer a few of my favorites.

I’m Dreaming of a White {living room}

Just like the one I used to know… and had! There is just something about a white living room that I adore! AView full post »

I would love to hire an interior designer, but…

I can’t afford to hire an interior designer. Really? Who told you that? Working with an interior designer shouldView full post »

Installing Custom Kitchen Cabinets

I have an update on the kitchen! The custom kitchen cabinets are almost all in and I have photos to share. Now, beforeView full post »

22 Magical Christmas Trees

Is there anything more magical than a beautifully decorated, beautifully lit Christmas tree? Here are 22 such beautiesView full post »

12 Days of Christmas | last-minute gifts | $25 and under!

I read somewhere recently that Christmas is to interior designers what tax season is to accountants. haha! CertainlyView full post »

Timeless and Magical Christmas Decorating Ideas

Please enjoy my take on the beauty, warmth, light and love of the Christmas Holiday Season. I hope that you will feelView full post »

Kitchen Hardware for a Classic White Kitchen

As promised, here is a post about kitchen hardware. In this case, I’m going to focus on the cabinet hardware thatView full post »

Update on Kitchen Renovation in Bronxville, NY

I have an update on the kitchen renovation in Bronxville, NY.  As an aside, the google gods who are in cahootsView full post »

Master Bedroom Decorating Ideas

Hope y’all had a wonderful Turkey Day! We did. It’s my very fave meal and I make the same thingView full post »

Classic Dining Room Ideas {Part II}

Just a quickie post to show y’all three more shots from the Bronxville Dining Room. Bronxville DiningView full post »

A New Career? | interior photography tips!

I’m only half-joking about the new career, but I have to say that I love taking my photos and what I like evenView full post »

A Classic Dining Room

 a classic dining room in Bronxville I just had to post this new photo of the oft-spoken of classic dining room! View full post »

Storage Solutions for Apartments (with sucky closets)

Ahhh… I always wanted to live in a charming old apartment or home.   Well, I got it and along withView full post »

laurelberninteriors.com

What’s with that URL, https://laurelberninteriors.com, Laurel?  Thank you for asking. Please take a gander up inView full post »

New York Gift Show | New York Now Show August 2013 | Part III

Here is my third installment for my trip to the New York Gift Show | New York Now August 2013 (the market for home andView full post »

New York Gift Show | New York Now Show August 2013

Welcome to my trip last week to the New York Gift Show also known as New York Now, now. Now, I guess they areView full post »

New York Gift Show August 2013 | New York Now | Part I

Hey all… Last week, I spent an entire day at the New York Gift Show (August 2013) which they are now calling NewView full post »

Bronxville Dream Kitchen Inspiration

As I mentioned the other day, I am working on the dream kitchen of all dream kitchens and in a home that is an interiorView full post »

My Living Room in Bronxville, NY

I really wanted the title to be Ta daaaaaaaaaaa… but in the interest of the google crawly things which absolutelyView full post »

Update on a Classic Dining Room

Hi Everyone! Lots going on here in Bronxville, NY.  I have been working on  with my wonderful web developer, EileenView full post »

Painted Upholstered Furniture – yes, upholstered!

Hello Everyone! My home is really coming along now, and I am going to start to take more photos to share with you, etc.View full post »

TV Storage Ideas {You’re Gonna Love}

So sorry I haven’t posted in a while. I closed on my apartment 8 days ago and I’m moving in a week, but notView full post »

Bracing for the Storm | white bathroom vanity

The winds are starting to pick up gradually here in the northeast. I just heard the first howl of wind through the manyView full post »

Client SD Sun Room #2

So Vut is all of this??? I’m glad that you asked. We’re getting down to the wire for the sun room andView full post »

A Lovely Home in Armonk | Living Room Interior Design

The other day, I went to take some photos of job I did not too long ago and so that I could have some new living roomView full post »

a kitchen renovation

Alright. alright. Its fall, autumn… whatever you want to call it… baaa hum bug. I know. EVERYONE LOVESView full post »

Decorating an Italian Renaissance Home

I wanted to post a few before photos from my new job. Remember the exquisite early 20th c. Italian Renaissance View full post »

New york international gift fair – summer 2012 – part II

Alright. As promised, here are some more photos from my day at the “gift show” in New York City. I haveView full post »

Spanish Tranquility | Calming Interiors

Sometimes I come across a home with such arresting beauty that it always amazes me. Here is such a home. It feels soView full post »

Laurel’s home featuring home staging

The impetus for tonight’s post came about because I’ve been in the process of taking some new photos for myView full post »

Window Treatment Installation For a Traditional Home

Yesterday, I spent nearly the entire day helping my installer Don and his assistant Mario with a windowView full post »

My gorgeous painted breakfront

    Breakfront created for Laurel Bern Interiors By English Classics   Alright, Even though IView full post »

Lovely Living Room Colors in Connecticut

Well, here’s a first; two posts in one day! Today, I drove out to a client in Connecticut. I live in SouthView full post »

kitchen lighting Ideas

One of my favorite design bloggers Christina Fluegge is redoing her kitchen and just posted lots of really coolView full post »

Welcome to the Laurel Home Blog!

I’m very excited to share with you my new website which is going to be an ongoing work in progress  comprised ofView full post »