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New Year, New Baby

Happy new year to all!  After a much needed, relaxing holiday break, we are back to action in our office, designing away.  With all of the exciting things happening in the new year, perhaps the most exciting will be the arrival of my baby boy (yep, #1!).  His approaching arrival has us thinking of cute nursery design ideas.  […]

Happy Holidays from DMID!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!  Happy holidays to all, from all of us at Denise Maloney Interior Design.  We have picked some lovely wreaths to adorn your home and fill it with the holiday spirit, whether your style is traditional, contemporary, or DIY. For those of you that prefer a more traditional […]

DIFFA’s Forge & Gather Pendants

At DIFFA‘s (Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS) cocktail reception last Thursday evening, I came across these stunning blown glass pendants up for auction.  They were a collaborative effort of ASD/Public Glass/Hathaway Dinwiddie/16500/Forge & Gather.  The organic shapes of the blown glass harnessed within an industrial metal frame were certainly eye catching and my favorite auction […]

SFFAS and the work of Fred Lyon

The 2014 San Francisco Fall Antiques Show (SFFAS) wrapped up two weekends ago, having run from October 23-26 at Fort Mason.  The SFFAS is a world acclaimed international antiques and art show, and has risen to become one of the most prestigious and renowned.  Featuring art and furnishings by both national and international dealers, the […]

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Orange October

Happy Orange October!  With the Giants in the playoffs, Halloween rapidly approaching, and pumpkin patches popping up on corners around town, the people of San Francisco and surrounding areas are definitely in the spirit.  Baseball aside, we have some great ideas for incorporating the color of the month in your home. Orange is a very versatile […]

Glamorous gray

Happy Friday design enthusiasts!  I am so flattered to have one of my projects featured on a fellow blogger’s post, “Gray can be glam too!”  The mirrored dining buffet featured below is actually a custom wine storage piece that we had made for our wine lover client.  Space is almost always at a premium in […]

Fire and the Approaching Fall

Two weeks of summer remain, and the evenings are already starting to cool down a bit here in the Bay Area.  With the approaching autumn, we are thinking of fun ways to keep warm and still enjoy the outdoors.  What better way to relax outside on a chilly night than cozying up in comfy outdoor […]