Interior Design Blog


Houzz – article; working with Pros

Do you know about  If not, be sure to check it out.  Houzz is a collaborative platform for home remodeling and design, bringing homeowners and home professionals together in a uniquely visual community.Read More


Seattle Times: HomeWork Article

Hi Everyone,

Recently I had the privilege to write an article for The Seattle Times “HomeWork” section which was published on May 3, 2014.  It’s always a pleasure to share some advice and expertise from I’ve learned over the years as an interior designer. Read More


Tablescapes-Great event & Great Cause

Hi Everyone,

Last week I had the honor of attending  The Tablescapes 2014 “Top it off in Style” luncheon to benefit the Assistance League of the Eastside.  The décor was both beautiful and whimsical, the company delightful and the cause very worthy of supporting.Read More


The Power of a Pillow

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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

Hi Everyone,

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