What Inspires Me: 16 Tastemakers Share Their Design Inspirations

Jamie GoldbergA Father’s Illuminating Gift: Stained Glass Lamp

JoAnn LocktovLove Lost, Love Found: An Objet d’Art’s Powerful Sentimental Value Paul AnaterInspirational Impact: Design Material Choices That Make a Difference
Linda MerrillKeeping it in Perspective: How Beautiful Design Defines & Inspires Us Veronika MillerCreative Freedom that Inspires: Breaking Free of the Chains of Mediocrity Hannah ColemanThe Well-Dressed Chair: Sophisticated Glamour Sparks Inspiration
Marcy Feld Timeless Design: Milo Baughman Credenza Jennifer Duchene In Design It’s Always About the Details Cheryl Clendenon Igniting Creativity: Seeing Possibilities in Chaos & Deconstruction
Jonathan Legate Meaningful Inspiration: A Room with History Stacey Bewkes Home Decoration: Inspired by Travel, Books, and Art Regina Garay Having Fun: Indulge Your Creativity
Nancie Mills PipgrasDelighting the Senses with Great Design Marilyn Russell The Perfect Intersection of Form & Function: Designing Timeless InteriorsCatherine Avery Time Travel in Design: Mixing Traditional & Contemporary Elements
Nicole Dufour DuRocher

Fall 2012 Home Decor & Color Palette: Inspired by Seasonal Change


At the Decorating Diva, we believe that creating beautiful home interiors, that resonate on a very personal level, is heavily influenced and shaped by our experiences and exposure to a multitude of inspirations from travel to art to architecture to fashion to beauty to interior design and to those everyday moments that give us pause and takes our breath away.Our mission is to share those beautiful inspirations from the worlds of design, lifestyle, everyday life and travel with you – to share those diverse sparks of creative inspiration and perspective that will undoubtedly ignite, fuel and continuously nurture your inner decorating diva as you embark on creating the home of your dreams – either with the help of a professional interior designer or on your own.