Lauren Livingston

Lauren Livingston

Transitional Style: Tips from Kate Marker Interiors

Transitional Style: Tips from Kate Marker Interiors

Fresh linen fabrics baked in neutral colors paired with geometric lines, natural finishes, and touches of greenery embody the sleek and timeless style of the transitional space. Transitional style takes the timeless elegance of antique pieces and juxtaposes the look with contemporary elements that creates something eye catching and unique. Gabby furniture fits perfectly into Transitional style by marrying the elements of classic design and fresh looks. Between the design elements of faux shagreen, eglomise, horn, and reclaimed wood, transitional style has never looked so good. While Gabby pieces clearly embody the transitional design, capturing the true … read more

StyleMaker Jennifer Prock’s One Room Challenge (round two)

StyleMaker Jennifer Prock's One Room Challenge (round two)

 Twice a year, designers bubble to the brim with butterflies, excitement and an eagerness to begin the One Room Challenge hosted by Calling it Home with media partner House Beautiful. The event challenges 20 bloggers to completely renovate a room in their home over the span of six weeks. Along the way, they are to share their journey by posting real-life progress pictures, secret tips, and sources for their goods. Our StyleMaker Jennifer Prock recently completed her second challenge. With her first challenge, Prock took on one of her guest bedrooms and left us in awe with a … read more

Gabby’s 2016 Spring High Point Market Wrapup

Gabby's 2016 Spring High Point Market Wrapup

This Spring High Point Market has been a wonderful and rewarding time to see old friends, meet new people and learn from the top interior design thought leaders. Located at IHFC W-168, the Gabby private entrance on Wrenn Street continues to be a great landmark for clients to be able to find us, as well as a convenient drop off point. But most importantly, it allows us to stay open a little bit late to shop, party and have a cocktail. We’re a little smaller, so we work harder for you. Here’s the intel we gathered while putting in late nights: Many manufacturers introduced … read more