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DECOR TIPS: WINTER WARMERS

DECOR TIPS: WINTER WARMERS

Winter in New England can be long, cold and miserable, especially when you get stuck inside with bad weather. So, to help you make the most of these cooler months, here are our top 10 decor tips for creating a warmer interior this Winter.   1) Rug-up: While exposed wooden floors and tiles can look chic all year … Continue reading

COLOR OF THE YEAR 2015: MARSALA

COLOR OF THE YEAR 2015: MARSALA

It’s that exciting time of year again for all those that are in the fashion and design industry. No, we are not talking about the end of the holiday hype and the start of the new year – but about the much anticipated announcement of Pantone’s 2015 color of the year! If you were not … Continue reading

BROWN AND HOWARD: DESIGN IS IN THE DETAILS

BROWN AND HOWARD: DESIGN IS IN THE DETAILS

Brown & Howard started out as a model design job for the Brown & Howard Wharf but quickly turned into a very special personal project after it was purchased by one our most lovely clients; the Reefe’s. Serving as a Newport Summer holiday home, the Reefe’s apartment boasts a beautiful classic and nautical influenced interior … Continue reading

DESIGN ADVICE: WHY HIRE AN INTERIOR DESIGNER?

DESIGN ADVICE: WHY HIRE AN INTERIOR DESIGNER?

With the abundance of interior design resources on the Internet, including great website’s like Pinterest and Houzz (that we love too) it’s very easy to feel inspired to do some DIY interior design projects. However, while Swift-Morris Interiors is all for clients finding inspiration, creating vision boards and generally doing their own research, we believe … Continue reading

TRAVEL INSPIRATION: TREASURES FROM MOROCCO

TRAVEL INSPIRATION: TREASURES FROM MOROCCO

We recently had a once in a life time opportunity to travel around one of the worlds most majestic and magnificent places; Morocco! From the rolling sand dunes in the desert, to the unexpected wonders in the winding bazar, Morocco has so many magical sights to be seen. As I have mentioned before, we love … Continue reading

FASHION INSPIRATION: CK BRADLEY HOME

FASHION INSPIRATION: CK BRADLEY HOME

Swift-Morris Interiors has always paid close attention to the fashion world. We believe any good designer should keep up to date with seasonal fashion trends, as interior design is heavily inspired and influenced by what is happening in the fashion industry.  More often than not, design trends mirror or shortly follow behind, the creations from the … Continue reading

STUDENT MENTORING: GILL ST. BERNARD

STUDENT MENTORING: GILL ST. BERNARD

Earlier this month we had the pleasure of speaking with some aspiring interior designers, at Gill St. Bernard. Situated in beautiful Brunsick, Gill St. Bernard has 700, of some of  New Jersey’s brightest students. We felt very fortunate to be able to meet and mentor a select group of them about the interior design industry. … Continue reading

TRAVEL INSPIRATION: POSTCARDS FROM VENICE

TRAVEL INSPIRATION: POSTCARDS FROM VENICE

This spring, our marketing co-coordinator was very fortunate to be able to visit one of Italy’s most beautiful, and iconic cities; Venice. The trip gave Swift-Morris a great chance to explore and discover local talent, establish exciting new connections with vendors and of course, gain some Venetian inspiration. We believe, there is nothing more stimulating … Continue reading

SWIFT-MORRIS FEATURED ON PUDDINGSTONE POST

SWIFT-MORRIS FEATURED ON PUDDINGSTONE POST

Swift Morris Featured on Puddinstone Post: Earlier this month Meaghan O’Neill, the founder and Editor of Puddingstone Post, sat down to have a chat with our designer, Carol Swift. We were delighted to find out that Puddingstone Post, a new kind of lifestyle Magazine, would feature Swift-Morris Interiors on the latest ‘home’ blog post. Below, … Continue reading

NEW YORK NOW: SNEAK PEEK

NEW YORK NOW: SNEAK PEEK

As this was an “industry only” event, we thought it would be nice to give our readers a sneak-peak inside New York NOW with a gallery of snapshots of displays and items that caught our eye! Continue reading