Interior Design Blog


The Power of a Pillow

Hi Everyone-

My post today will hopefully inspire you to be a little bolder this spring adding in a pop of color and pattern by the Power of a Pillow.   Read More


Michelle Yorke Interior Design awarded “Best of Houzz 2014-Client Satisfaction”

Seattle, WA. – Michelle Yorke Interior Design has been awarded “Best Of Houzz 2014 -Client Satisfaction” by Houzz. The residential design firm has earned this award based on her 5 star reviews by both clients and colleagues alike.  The designer has achieved 5 star ratings for 2 consecutive years since joining Houzz in 2011. Read More


Bellevue Home Shop- Table Top and Home

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I hope you all are ready to roll into Spring with some Sunny days, warm weather and beautiful Spring time flowers.  This Weeks addition of “Need To Know” is a wonderful shop located in Bellevue Washington that is ready to help you with all of your Easter Table top décor and entertaining needs.Read More


Serena & Lily

Hi everyone,

I’m writing the first post in my new category “Need to know”.  I am always on the search for product and companies that are fresh, new or noteworthy…..basically  fabulous finds that I think you need to know about.

So here goes….Serena & Lily.  This is a company you need to know about. Read More


Seattle events to know about

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It’s that time of year again – Home project planning for Spring and Summer is in full force! Are you planning any projects?  If so, you need to know about a couple of upcoming events.Read More


Alexa Hampton-Seattle

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I’m writing this post on a snowy Seattle Sunday morning.  Which is rare around here, and fairly mild compared to what the rest of the country has been going through this winter.

I recently had the great honor of meeting one of my favorite mentors in the Interior Design Field, Alexa Hampton.   She is a New York city based designer who’s work is some of the best in the country. I have followed her work for many years, so it was very exciting to meet her and hear her speak about her  design philosophies and her passion for interior design.

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Color Of The Year

Get Ready for Radiant Orchid…….The color of the year! Pantone, the global authority on color,  has revealed it’s color of the year for 2014.  Radiant Orchid  is a warm, captivating, and engimatic purple. I’m totally onboard!! Read More



seahawk paint_opt12….No further explanation needed if you are a resident of the Pacific Northwest.  And you don’t have to look very far right now to see the number 12 flying high, attached to cars, t-shirts, social media sites and duct tape. Yes, even duct tape.  (maybe a little extreme….you decide.)  12th man fever is in full force as the Seattle Seahawks get ready for the NFC championship game this Sunday.    Read More


Ready For The New Year

Well the new year is here and if you’re like me as the Christmas decorations came down and were put away, your mind started brainstorming a list of ideas to organize and spruce up the rooms in your home. It can be overwhelming to try and tackle too many rooms at once. So, Here’s my best advice in how to get started.

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Welcome to our new website

Welcome to the launch of my new website and design blog. I’m so excited to share life with you through the eyes of a complete color enthusiast and lover of all things design! I hope you’ll follow along!

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