Get the Look: Pantone Color Trend 2018

Each year, designers and design enthusiasts across the globe hold their breath to discover Pantone’s Color of the Year. This year, Ultra Violet, a provocative shade of purple, won the hearts of many thanks to its complex and luxurious nature. Pantone states that “Ultra Violet suggests the mysteries of the cosmos, the intrigue of what lies ahead, and the discoveries beyond where we are now.”

Soucie Horner Houzz profile highlights some of our favorite luxury design ideas that are our viewer’s favorites too. Get the look at Soucie Horner, Ltd.

Get The Look: Houzz

We all have our favorites. What we gravitate towards, what moves us, what inspires us is subjective. But some things garner more attention than others and we’re always curious which of our designs catches a viewer’s eye more than others. If you aren’t familiar with Houzz and are an interior design lover, we highly recommend visiting the site. If you’re looking for inspiration or resources for a home design project, Houzz is an efficient and incredibly useful starting point. Whether it’s a micro project and you need to find a custom bookcase for the living room or a complete remodel of your current home, Houzz provides a community of homeowners and industry professional at your fingertips. For homeowners, it’s a useful tool to create mood boards (ideabooks) and connect with designers, architects and contractors.

"Steve Jobs once said 'Design isn’t just design – it’s the way things work.' We couldn’t agree more."

- Shea Soucie

Get the Look: Library Ladders

There is always that hard to reach place in your home where you have to lug out the very unattractive, yet necessary and functional ladder. It could be a storage space lofted above a room, a home library or built in bookcase showcasing antiquities and relics from your travels, a wine cellar or exposed kitchen shelving. The solution to that Home Depot ladder tucked away in the utility closet? Library ladders, of course.

Get the Look: A Nod to the Oscars

With the Oscars just a few days away, we have quite a bit of movie watching to do so we can informatively wage in on our Oscar bets. “The Revenant” and “Mad Max: Fury Road” are serious contenders to receive an Oscar, with 12 nominations and 10, respectively.

Michigan Avenue home. Glamorous, refined, luxurious, and even kid-friendly. Chicago luxury interior design and architecture by Soucie Horner, Ltd.

Get the Look: Kid’s Rooms

No longer are the days that parents are relegated to the notion that they need to choose either blue or pink when decorating their child’s room. Avoid the cliché of focusing on gender centric colors and themes.

Get the Look: Wallcoverings & Wallpaper

From subtle to bold, intricate to simple and colorful to neutral, it’s no longer a question of whether you should or shouldn’t cover your walls with wallcoverings or wallpaper but rather, what print or style should be used? We’re certainly not saying you should cover...