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Blog Entries - 2017

5 New Years Resolutions for Your Home in 2018

As the holiday season starts to come to a close, it's that time of year to start thinking forward to the new year ahead. With 2017 just about past us, 2018 is right around the corner. It's a great time to reflect on the year gone by and to get clear on what

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How to Stress Less This Christmas

Posted on: December 21, 2017
Tags: Christmas, Atmosphere, Winter, Cozy, Relax

As Christmas edges in closer and closer, it's pretty evident how stressed out the general public can be this time of year. Traffic is heavier, stores are overcrowded with lines out the door, grocery stores are low on stock because everyone is trying to make

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Pantone Color of the Year 2018

Posted on: December 11, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Inspiration, Palette, Color trends

You might recall 2017's color of the year, which was Greenery, a vibrant and bright shade of green that popped up in design trends everywhere throughout the year. We saw it heavily influencing the botanical trend and the theme of nature-inspired decor.

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Our Top 5 Interior Design Trends for 2018

Posted on: December 8, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Inspiration, Palette, 2018 trends

With 2018 around the corner (yikes…let’s just forget about Christmas stress)  there are many new and exciting ways to make your Interior a great space in the new year. Here are Amy Youngblood Interior's top 5 interior design trends for

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Wallpaper Trends You'll Love

Posted on: November 20, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Interior design, Inspiration, Wallpaper

Gone are the days of the tacky, old fashioned wallpaper that we grew up with. Old fashioned florals and paisleys are obviously out and have been for quite some time. We promise these are wallpaper trends you'll love! You'll find that these new patterns

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Warm up your Home for Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving just a week away, now is the time to give your home that cozy, warm feeling before hosting that big dinner, if you haven't started to already! Here at Amy Youngblood Interiors, fall makes us crave warmer textiles, richer colors, and

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Tour of Kitchens 2017 Event

Posted on: November 8, 2017
Tags: Entertaining, Events, Tour of kitchens, Junior league of cincinnati

This past Saturday, November 4th, Amy Youngblood Interiors was a proud sponsor and stopping point for the Tour of Kitchens. The Tour of Kitchens, presented by the Junior League of Cincinnati, is an annual self-guided tour exploring unique kitchens and

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Amy Youngblood Interiors at DesignBuildCincy

This past weekend, October 28th & 29th, Amy Youngblood Interiors participated in DesignBuildCincy at Cincinnati Music Hall. With the renovations just ending not very long ago, it was great to be at an event hosted in such a beautiful and historic

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How to Create the Perfect Thanksgiving Centerpiece

Fall is in full swing in Cincinnati and Thanksgiving is now just a few weeks away! It's hard to believe that the temperatures have already dropped to the 30's and we even had some snow flurries flying around this past weekend. All this chilly and dreary

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Join Amy Youngblood Interiors at the Tour of Kitchens 2017

Posted on: October 27, 2017
Tags: Interior design, Inspiration, Events, Kitchen, Tour of kitchens

Amy Youngblood Interiors is excited to feature two homes in the 7th annual Tour of Kitchens, presented by the Junior League of Cincinnati! Happening on November 4th, the Tour of Kitchens is a community event showcasing Cincinnati's finest homes, vendors and

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Creativity & Cocktails with Indigo Hippo

Posted on: October 10, 2017
Tags: Party, Office, Entertaining, Events, Nonprofit, Indigo hippo

Last Friday, Amy Youngblood Interiors hosted a donation event, Creativity & Cocktails, with Indigo Hippo, which was a great success! As a nonprofit art and craft supply thrift store located in Over-the-Rhine, Indigo Hippo's mission is making

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Join us for Creativity & Cocktails!

Posted on: September 27, 2017
Tags: Nonprofit, Event, Party

Amy Youngblood Interiors is teaming up with Indigo Hippo for a fun night of creating art and enjoying cocktails! Indigo Hippo is a nonprofit art supply thrift store located in Over-the-Rhine, making creativity accessible to everyone by offering creative

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How to Get a Jumpstart on Holiday Planning

Posted on: September 22, 2017
Tags: Thanksgiving, Christmas, Holiday planning, Interior design, Fall, Entertaining

Amy Youngblood Interiors spent the morning with Fox19 News Now, talking about how you can get a jumpstart on holiday planning now, before the holidays are here. You can watch the segment here: Getting the Jump on Holiday Decorations It might be

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Why You Should Embrace Brass

Posted on: September 15, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Interior design, Inspiration, Decor, Brass

I know what you're thinking: is brass really making a comeback? And the answer is, yes! It really is, and it's back and better than ever.  If you're like most home owners who bought their homes in the 1970’s through the 1990’s, you have

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How to Decorate with Natural Elements

Posted on: September 5, 2017
Tags: Natural, Nature, Decor, Interior design trends, Inspiration, Fall

As September begins, fall is just around the corner in Cincinnati. And with fall, comes cooler temperatures, which means our gardens are nearing the end of their seasons. But you don’t have to forgo the beauty and greenery of summer completely if you

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Check out These Fall Trends for 2017

Posted on: August 1, 2017

As the summer season is coming to a close and the cooler weather is slowly settling in, here are some design trends to keep an eye out for, as featured on our Fox News

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Tips on Selecting the Perfect Throw Pillows

Posted on: July 24, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Inspiration, Decor

Throw pillows are the perfect accessory to add a pop of color or texture to an otherwise plain piece of furniture of space.  There are endless options when it comes to throw pillows, which makes the decision of selecting your pillows that much harder.

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8 Common Interior Design Mistakes

Posted on: July 17, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Inspiration

 There are a great deal of faux pas that designers often see homeowners making, so in order for you to avoid them, here is a list of 8 common interior design mistakes we see and how to avoid them.   Rooms that are Overly Coordinated : Spaces

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Easy Ways You Can Freshen Up the Foyer

Posted on: July 14, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Inspiration, Entryway

The foyer is the first space that guest see upon entering your home, so it is important that this space is not neglected.  It should make a statement and reflect your personal style. Everyone has a different entry way in their home - some large, some

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Check Out Our Latest Granite Install

Posted on: July 13, 2017
Tags: Home renovation, Interior design, Bathroom, Granite

Today, Amy Youngblood Interiors had a granite install for a bathroom remodel at a house in Lakeside Park. This bathroom remodel has been underway for several weeks and is finally coming together. The cream-colored granite has a decent amount of graining

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The Secret to Mixing Metals

Posted on: July 11, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Inspiration, Metallics

The use of multiple metallics in a space has been implemented by designers all over the world for many years.  It is commonly thought that gold and silver can’t be friends, but we are here to tell you that they are actually the best of

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Everything You Need to Know About Paint

Posted on: July 5, 2017
Tags: Home renovation, How to get started, Style, Inspiration, Paint

A new coat of paint is the perfect, and one of the most budget-friendly ways to spruce up your space and give it a whole new look, so here is just about everything you need to know before you start your next project.   Most importantly, you want to make

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8 Iconic Chairs for Your Space

The chair is not just simply a piece of furniture or a place to sit; it is a staple of design just as that little black dress is a must have in any women’s closet.  The chair is practical. A good chair is comfortable. But, a great chair does not

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How to Choose the Right Mirror for Your Home

Posted on: June 19, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Inspiration, Decor

Reflecting the beauty of your interior spaces through the use of mirrors is not only a classy way to improve your space, but it’s quite simple too! Mirrors help to enlarge a space by giving it dimensionality, while simultaneously reflecting light,

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Why Lighting is Important for Interior Design

Posted on: June 13, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Inspiration, Lighting

Let's talk about lighting!  Lighting is an imperative aspect for interior design, we wouldn’t be able to see anything with out it, so it is important to remember the impact that lighting and lighting fixtures can have within our spaces. Yes,

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4 Tile Trends to Try

Posted on: June 7, 2017
Tags: Home renovation, Style, Interior design trends, Inspiration, Tile

Tile has always been a go-to choice for the bathrooms and kitchens in our homes, but is also frequently used for a variety of commercial purposes.  Tiles, especially porcelain tile, is an extremely durable material that can be used on walls as well as on

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What Makes a Great Family Space

Posted on: June 1, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design, Inspiratiom, Living room, Family room

Now and days, it seems that we are all so busy that we do not have time to sit down, relax and enjoy some time with our family, but it is important to have a space within the home where the whole family can gather.  The family room is a common location

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5 Tips to Create the Perfect Outdoor Oasis

As seen on our segment this morning on Fox19Now, here are Amy Youngblood Interiors' five tips to create the perfect outdoor space for the summer: 1. Connect your space to the indoors. In other words, locate your outdoor space near a room(s) you use a lot for

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Ways to Add Life to Your Walls

Posted on: May 16, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design, Inspiration, Durability

Are you tired of looking at that one bare wall? Or are you looking for a way to simply liven up a room?  Incorporating artwork is the perfect way to add color and life to a space.  Although, some may find choosing artwork to be a daunting and expensive task, it doesn't have to be.  

 

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Top 5 Patio Trends for Your Summer

Stable 80 degree temperatures have finally hit Cincinnati which means summer is fast approaching! This summer, spruce up the patio and impress your favorite neighbors with Amy Youngblood Interior's top 5 patio trends!  1. Indoor meets Outdoor:

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Join Us for an Evening of Shopping!

Posted on: April 24, 2017
Tags: Party, Amy youngblood interiors, Entertaining, Events

Amy Youngblood Interiors is teaming up with local boutique The Wardrobe Cincinnati for a shopping event this Wednesday, April 26th! From 4:00-8:00, Cincinnista’s interested in style and fashion will be browsing through the latest Wardrobe trends at the

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Why We Love the Wallpaper Trend

Posted on: April 3, 2017
Tags: Home renovation, Style, Interior design, Inspiration, Wallpaper

When people say wallpaper, we typically think of our grandma’s dingy den or the many faux pas of the 1980’s.  Well that just isn’t the case anymore.  Wallpaper is back! And it’s more stylish than ever. Instead of spending

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Top 5 Tips for Spring Decorating

Posted on: March 16, 2017
Tags: Spring design trends, Interior design trends, Inspiration, Style

Spring is almost here, despite this ever-changing weather!  However, with April around the corner, here are my top 5 tips for spring decorating as presented on Fox 19 yesterday morning! 1,  Watercolor style florals and stripes.  Not a big

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A New Project in Walnut Hills

Posted on: March 3, 2017
Tags: Renovation, Walnut hills, Art deco, Inspiration, Interior design

Our team at Amy Youngblood Interiors is taking on an exciting new project!  Alongside New Republic Architecture, Walnut Hills Redevelopment Foundation, and Model Group, we are honored to be a part of the multi million dollar redevelopment of Walnut Hills

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5 Tips on How to Make Your Bedroom an Oasis

Posted on: February 24, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Inspiration, Bedroom

Often times we come back from a long day of work and still cannot seem to relax. It is important your home provides you with the comfort you crave after a stressful day. Here are Amy Youngblood Interiors' top 5 tips on how to turn your favorite space

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How We Use Professional Tools to Design for You!

Posted on: February 16, 2017
Tags: Interior design

Here at Amy Youngblood Interiors we use multiple tools to provide presentations for our clients. Here are some of the programs we use to most often to showcase our design work: AutoCAD This is the program we use to make accurate line drawings of the

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6 Colors We Prefer Over Pantone's Greenery

Posted on: January 31, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Palette, Color trends, Inspiratiom

Pantone is a company that specializes in matching colors. Pantone began as a company that originally helped to specify printer ink and now is known for its role in matching colors among the auto, paint, and textile industries. They are very influential in the

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The Importance of Your Front Door

Posted on: January 12, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Inspiration

There are many different types of doors. There are garage doors and screen doors, French doors and front doors. There are doors specifically for dogs. There is even a band named The Doors. How important is a building’s door? Besides the obvious

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6 Remodeling Tips That Will Save You Time

Posted on: January 10, 2017
Tags: Home renovation, How to get started, Renovation

Here are six remodeling tips and tricks from Amy Youngblood Interiors that will save you time! Start early! With the real estate market still hot, good contractors of all types, architects and interior designers, are very busy. Hence, the sooner

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The Top 5 Trends of 2017

Posted on: January 5, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design, Inspiration, Palette, Color trends

It’s a brand new year and it’s a great feeling being able to come home to a beautiful updated space full of modernized trends! Here are our top 5 tips to make your space fabulous and cheerful for 2017:   Bold Color- Navy is the new

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