transitional style bedroom

Style Guide: Transitional

If you feel like modern is too sleek and traditional is too formal, your style-in-the-middle may be “transitional.” Transitional design is a marriage of traditional and modern furnishings, surfaces, and materials. The result is a blending of the elegance and classic design elements and the clean profiles and understated colors of the contemporary style. With it’s focus on light and warmth, transitional style joins the best of both worlds and fits right in with our Southern California lifestyle. Tone-on-Tone Color Scheme Color palettes are very subtle, with an emphasis on warm neutrals including shades of ivory, taupe, gray and tan. A …

living room with architectural details

Style Guide: Traditional

There’s a reason that so many Southern California homeowners enjoy traditionally styled rooms and furnishings. These interiors boast a timeless blend of symmetry, classic patterns, and subtle color schemes. This foolproof design style can feel familiar and comfortable – like coming home. This look takes its inspiration from the past; it reflects classic European décor, including British Colonial revival, 18th century English, 19th century neoclassical and French country. The old world lends refined furnishings, gorgeous textiles, dignified colors, and a sense of order making this beloved style easy to live with. Traditional style can be combined with other interior elements to …

Wonderful Window Coverings

Ready for a change to your window coverings?  Now is the perfect time to make a switch because Hunter Douglas is offering some great rebates on select window shades and panels.  And the deal doesn’t stop there!  At Aegean Designing Whims, we are offering FREE INSTALLATION on any Hunter Douglas purchase you make during the month of March!  So, we thought it’d be a great time to revisit what window treatments can do for any room in your home and give you some ideas for how to take advantage of these two amazing offers right now! Create a Mood If …

Dress Up Your Windows for the New Year!

In less than a week the new year will be here and you may be ready for some new changes to your home!  Over the past few months, we’ve focused our blog posts on some of the different changes you can make in your home, such as new paint colors, flooring, cabinetry, and other decorating details.  Another change you might consider for your home is installing new window coverings that will both improve the look of any room and increase your energy savings.  At our showroom, we carry a variety of Hunter Douglas window coverings that will fit your needs …

New Promo Video

Aegean Designing Whims Want to know how Aegean Designing Whims can help you with the next project in your home?  Take a minute to hear Chrysteen Braun, the President of Aegean Designing Whims, explain how her company can help you with all your design needs!  Chrysteen describes all that is offered in the showroom, including beautiful design ideas by Tamara René Designs and a huge selection of window coverings within the Hunter Douglas gallery.  Aegean Designing Whims is the solution for all your design needs, so contact us today! Call us at 562-430-2969 or email us at designingwhims@earthlink.net