Posts Tagged ‘Small Space’

A Functional Fetching Foyer for Bike Riders

A Functional Fetching Foyer for Bike Riders

The transition space between the front door and the living room of an apartment or home can be called a Foyer, Vestibule, Entrance Hall, or Ante-room. Traditionally the Foyer was a space reserved for a coat tree, umbrella stand, mirror, console table, a graceful chandelier, a beautiful rug and a bouquet of flowers. These items […]


Clearly Captivating Design & Décor

Clearly Captivating Design & Décor

Developed in the 1930’s transparent thermoplastic was used as a lightweight shatterproof alternate to glass. Lucite, Acrylic, Plexiglas, Perspex were the early names given to the then new clear material now commonly referred to as polycarbonate by manufacturers. Industrial, furniture and interior designers continue to explore the use of plastic products for their unique ability […]


Getting the Most out of Your Space

Getting the Most out of Your Space

When space is at a premium in your home, true for many big city dwellers, getting the most out of your space is crucial.  Creating multi-functional spaces helps, i.e. a dining room with a wall of bookcases that can also function as a library.  Another way to maximize your space use is look again at […]


The art of trompe l’oeil in interior design

The art of trompe l'oeil in interior design

An imaginary window or view, a perspective that makes a room seem larger, additional people birds or animals in a room, realistic architectural elements painted on a wall, a realistic painted deck of playing cards that appear to be sitting on the table are all examples of trompe l’oeil. French for ‘deceive the eye’ the […]


Shelving Style

Shelving Style

Shelving; you gotta have it.  But, it doesn’t have to be mundane, it can make a statement.  The Design Directors at INSTUDIO discovered some great wall systems by Flexform.  They are distinctive, interesting, have great form, and most importantly, get the job done. Display, storage of items you need at your fingertips and a place […]


INSTUDIO Restyled

INSTUDIO Restyled

Interior Design Directors Samuel Fleming Lewis & Stephen Kladder of INSTUDIO advise their clients on how to restyle their home or business spaces to make them stylish and relevant to their daily lives. People are spending less on furnishings or design. Restyling makes sense to those who like what they own but want to update […]


A Modern Bath

A Modern Bath

Bathrooms are one of the most expensive remodeling projects to do. A home’s renovation often starts with updating a bathroom. If your design style is contemporary consider a classic modern white on white bathroom. After seeing a white on white bath designed by INSTUDIO Avner Lapovsky enlisted the design directors to create one of his […]


Residential Interior Design Services

  INSTUDIO helps you to evaluate how you really live and how you want to live. First we listen. Listening allows us to develop furniture or design plans relevant to your life & style. Samuel Lewis and Stephen Kladder act as personal INTERIOR DESIGN DIRECTORS helping you to achieve your objectives.  From full service interior […]