Organization- Master Closet

Let’s get organized! A three part mini-series Master Closet For some, organization comes easy. And for others it is a constant struggle. I personally find myself to be more in the former group. I suppose early on I learned it, for it did not come to me innately. I learned it not because my family was neat but because in many ways they weren’t. There were six of us, my father and mother and four children. If you included the … Read More

My Living Room Tour

Home Bound Series- Living Room Tour What a beautiful morning it is. The air is crisp, the bright southern light beams through the large windows as I sit cozy by a warm fire. It probably will be the last fire we build in our home this spring, so I’m enjoying it more. This room, my Living Room, has always been an important room to me. It sits alone, only attached by one corner to the rest of the house. Yet … Read More

Dining Room Tour

Home Bound Series – My Dining Room Celebratory. That’s the word that comes to mind when I think of a dining room. It is a room that offers a feeling of invitation, to come and enjoy the feast and merriment that is taking place within. I have always felt that a dining room is an important room in the home. Because it’s a place where many of our life’s fondest memories are created. It’s where we gather with family and … Read More

My Master Bedroom Tour

Home Bound Series- Master Bedroom There is something calming about a master bedroom… A master bedroom usually sits by itself away from all the hustle and bustle from the rest of the house. For me, I find it is a place to go when I want to be all alone. It is a space that’s quite, thoughtful, introspective and intimate. I actually use my bedroom a lot (and not just for sleeping). I have a desk in my bedroom, though … Read More

Foyer Home Tour

Home Bound Series-Foyer Tour W E L C O M E  I N There is nothing like being invited into someone’s home and feeling something special when you walk through the front door. The Foyer sets the stage of a home. It is your first impression. I believe the foyer is an important space, it is not just a space that holds a staircase or a grandfather clock. A foyer can be large or small but it needs to capture … Read More

Lighting Design

Lighting Design Whether its natural light streaming in the windows or strategically placed can lighting in your kitchen, there is no doubt a well-lit home is a happy place to be. Lighting design is a very important piece of the puzzle when designing a home. From lamps to chandeliers and sconces to can lighting. We at Accents of the South think of all the possibilities to give you a well-lit home. You could even say that lighting is our strong … Read More

Design Excellence Awards 2018

ASID DESIGN EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2018   We are so honored to have won in all categories again this year at the ASID Design Excellence Awards! The Design Excellence Awards were established to recognize the skills, creativity and innovation of the talented ASID Alabama practitioner members who inspire us all, peers and consumers alike.  We at Accents of the South strive to inspire all of you through our designs. We are thankful for our amazing clients for giving us the opportunity to … Read More

Before & After: Men’s Study

Before and After: Men’s Study   Sallie is giving us a behind the scenes look on how this Before and After: Men’s Study went from mundane to extraordinary. This handsome den got a complete makeover from top to bottom. Showing you that the “man cave” can be a place of sophistication.   The Before     This space was formerly a study right off the foyer. It was non-functional and under-utilized. An awkwardly placed closet left a narrow niche which … Read More

Color Spotlight: GREEN

Color Spotlight: Green With the approach of Spring and St. Patrick’s day right around the corner we’re excited to dish on this week’s color spotlight, green! Green is on trend this year and we love seeing it everywhere.  We are diving in on tips on how to use the color green with some of our favorite green paint colors! Source The Color Green Green is the color of, renewal, nature, and energy, and is associated with meanings of growth, harmony, … Read More

Why you need an Interior Designer

Why you need an Interior Designer When you think about hiring an interior designer you might zero in on aesthetics: wall colors, window treatments, pillow patterns. But that’s just scratching the surface of what we do at Accents of the South. This post is to describe the process of how we work and why you might need to hire us! You may have a vision for your home, but we can help you clarify it and bring it to life. Our … Read More

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