Slideshow: Baccarat in the Big Apple

Baccarat NY Hotel & Residences

This week, we showed you some interesting uses of mirror in the kitchen, and in the bath,....but nobody does either like The Baccarat Hotel & Residences going up in NYC. Since Holly and I are both in NYC for a quick Social Media retreat, we are thinking about swinging by the Baccarat to get a … [Read more...]

Step-By-Step: The Creation of a Colorful Backsplash

The final Dreamwalls Color Glass Tile backsplash installation

At Dreamwalls, we see some unique projects that come through our plant from time to time. Late last year, just before Christmas, a special project came through like Santa delivering happiness. It was a custom backpainted glass tile backsplash, with 5 different colors, matching outlet covers, and a … [Read more...]

Make Your Mark With A Backsplash

Dreamwalls Backpainted Glass Recipe

In today's busy world, it takes everyone in the family helping to keep it on track and on schedule. We all have to pitch in, lend a hand, and pull our weight to keep things from getting frantic. You should expect the same thing from the hardworking surfaces in your home. Low maintenance surfaces … [Read more...]

NeoCon Booth 2014

DreamwallsSampleTable

What a great show we are having at NeoCon 2014. We've given away all our glass cleaning cloths giveaway, and I've given out every business card I own. We are seeing more designers and architects interested in using glass creatively than ever before.  They know the general benefits of glass; the easy … [Read more...]

Take Care of Your Back(splash)

Salem_CAFE2_Dreamwalls ColorGlass Backsplash

Glass is a great choice for backsplashes and walls behind prep areas, and not just for aesthetic reasons. It handles the moisture, adds a much needed bit of sheen, it showcases the color; but glass does so much more. Glass allows for the reduction of bacteria-harboring grout lines The smooth … [Read more...]

Something Old for Something New

Dreamwalls© _RusticBarAntiqueMirror

Dreamwalls Antique Mirror is a wonderful tool in hospitality environments. Antique mirror doesn't have to mean traditional or stuffy. It adds character and softeness. The reflection of the subtly distressed mirror creates excitement and intimacy, while opening up up the space visually. Hotels, … [Read more...]

A Colorful Hotel

Missoni Hotel Edinburgh Bath Suite Drenched in Color Featuring Backpainted Glass

Colorful, lively, young, and sexy. That's the feelings conjured by  a good boutique hotel. The Hotel Missoni properties certainly delivers. With saturated color that delights the senses, this luxury hotel is a unique experience. I am enamoured by the hotel concept because of how immersive and … [Read more...]

The Boutique Look

Mandarin Oriental Hotel - Atlanta, GA

Boutique hotels are wonderful experiences for the senses. They can be fun, playful, refined, hip, and luxurious,...usually within a very tiny footprint. So what is the key to creating a "boutique" hotel look in any interior? Here at Dreamwalls, we boiled it down to some basic design elements to … [Read more...]

Trend: Make Mine Matte

Dreamwalls Glass Trend spotted at High Point Market Spring 2014: Make Mine Matte

Glass has been so strong at market for several seasons, but this season it was all about a matte finish. Outdoor furniture, indoor furniture, lighting and accent pieces all were glowing with the suede finish of etched glass. Smart for it's durable finish, but also for the way light and color plays … [Read more...]

Trend: Rock On

MG+BW_AgateCoasters

Malachite, amethyst, selenite, quartz, jadeite, and geodes of all shapes and sizes were the "it" accent of Spring 2014 High Point Market. The natural elements were not polished or were only partially, for a real textural element. The bright colors of green. purple, blues, and pinks were offset by … [Read more...]