Inspiration

Our early winter get-away this year was to Chicago.  It was our first time being there.  We have always chosen New York over Chicago, and after this trip, I am not sure why.  Chicago is a fantastic city.  The “Magnificent Mile” is nothing short of its name.  On these trips, we are constantly searching for design

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I had some appointments today in Sweetwater, and there were a few minutes left for me to visit the store.  Bobby does such an amazing job with the shop.  It was so festive today, and everything was in the perfect spot, clean, and beautiful.  If Bobby Todd at Christmas doesn’t get you in the holiday

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Tonight, I got my first copy of House Beautiful December/January 2010.  I am featured on page 33, and following is a little story on how it happened and what it means to me. A couple of months ago, a package appeared on my doorstop from Doretta Sperduto at House Beautiful.  I wasn’t home to get it,

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At Todd Richesin Interiors, customer service is always a top priority. I try my best to go above and beyond what a client wants to make them happy. As my typical client relationship evolves more into friendship, it is easy for me to do that. Recently, a client heard I was headed to New York

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Next time you’re browsing Toddrichesininteriors.com, check out my latest project, Blackberry Ridge, a farmhouse in Greenville, TN. This project was really exciting for me as I was involved from concept to completion. All the interior details are my designs from the kitchen to the stair rails. The home, which was designed around rosy-hued windows salvaged

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September 2009 marked the 10th anniversary of Todd Richesin Interiors. I will celebrate my 40th birthday in November. As I reflect on these milestones, I see how experience is such an important part of creating a successful business. It takes a good 10 years to really understand what you are doing. I can see that

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Question – What should I have with me on my initial visit with an interior designer? Answer – Any sort of inspiration piece that will help me determine your design preferences. It can be a Renaissance painting, an Oriental rug, or even the fact that you admire Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture. Even better is a

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Be sure to visit my portfolio at www.toddrichesininteriors.com to view four newly completed projects. One of these projects is a home I did in Highlands, N.C. The owners wanted to use turquoise and orange, an unusual color scheme for a home in the mountains. They brought me a photograph of a contemporary painting as the

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Spring is a time of renewal and a time to make good on those New Year’s decorating resolutions. It really doesn’t take much to breathe new life into tired rooms. You just need to come up with a fresh approach by rethinking your interior and exterior living spaces. It may involve something as simple as

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