Nancy Sanford’s interior design BLOG

Here are my photos and musings about interior design subjects in Colorado and beyond.

WORKSHOP!

 INTERIOR DESIGN WORKSHOP An informal, interactive evening of design discussion by award- winning interior designer Nancy Sanford. Get your questions answered about interior and exterior design, including space planning, floorplans and layout, colors, furnishings,...

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Home Office

Home Office

Not a lot of space is needed to create a functioning  home office.  Sometimes,  a closet could  be transformed or an area from  a  larger room  claimed.  Good space planning  can be very rewarding.

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Glass Hanging Chandelier

From Studio Bel Vetro                                                                                        Exciting and Fabulous Canoe Suspension Lights Canoes They are Inspired by form and artfully expressed with texture. These glass elements incorporate several...

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Scenic Vista and Interior Design

Last week I spent a day hiking and fishing with my husband.  The views were incredible.  Nature is the best designer! This scene has outstanding arrangement, plentiful use of texture, lovely combinations of colors, focal points and depth.  Sounds  like a description...

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It was time to take my own advice

It was time to take my own advice It’s easy to recall special memories associated with photos, scents and music. But with furniture? I didn’t really think that was possible. Now I know better – and I understand how home décor can suffer when you’re overly sentimental....

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Fabric and Wallpaper tell some of the story

  Pictured are 3 different color, fabric and wallpaper options I presented to a client for their feedback for their living room remodel.  All the scenarios have the same vibe but with variations of color and texture. Blueprints, renderings and sketches are very...

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Depending on where you live, designs may vary

I create interior designs for homes in various regions of the state – in the mountains, city and country. The basic technique and process is virtually the same for all. I study and analyze the architecture, layout and style of each structure before exploring various...

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All those Books

What to do with all those books I am experiencing a personal interior design dilemma. Neither my home nor my office has enough space for all the art and design books that I have been collecting for decades. It’s an ongoing debate: Should I keep them? Give them away?...

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Design With In Reach Denver

  The upholstered sectional and chair are from the new collection for DWR called Costura  Sofa Collection.  It is designed by the brilliant designer Jon Gasca.  I appreciate the contemporary design and the comfortable feel.  

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