Heritage Hill - Historic Renovation

Heritage Hill - Historic Renovation

Built in 1905, this gorgeous home has maintained it’s original character for over 100 years. When our client decided to remodel the entire master suite, there was no question that we wanted to try to preserve that level of detail while also introducing timeless yet contemporary elements.

Manchester Hills Residence

Manchester Hills Residence

Here at Fuchsia Design, we’ve done our fair share of deep renovations and new construction homes. However, this house was a new ballgame for us; a brand new home that needed a lot of love.

New Town Residence - First Floor

New Town Residence - First Floor

Fuchsia Design isn't just a design company that comes in and selects colors and finishes. We work with our clients throughout the entire process of building their home, and most importantly - we get to know exactly who our client is and how they plan to LIVE in their home, so we can create a space that is perfect for their lifestyle. Enjoy the photos of this bright and cheery contemporary home! 

Southern Color {Travel Inspiration}

Southern Color {Travel Inspiration}

My husband and I both love to travel, and the Caribbean is one of our favorite areas to explore. Last week, (yes... the week of hurricane Matthew) we explored Nassau, Saint Thomas, and Saint Martin, and boy is there amazing color inspiration to be found! Pinks, aquas, yellows, and sooo many shades of green! I tried to soak in as many visuals as I could to last me a few months until my next trip abroad. Color feeds my soul in a way that nothing else can. Enjoy these photos that captured my attention this past week! 

Why Hire an Interior Designer With a College Degree?

Why Hire an Interior Designer With a College Degree?

Hi, I’m Mara! I have been the summer intern at Fuchsia Design since May, and it’s proven itself to be a rare experience thus far. I will be starting my 4th year at Central Michigan University this upcoming fall. My major is Interior Design and my minor is Marketing, which I have found mesh quite well...

Seven Secrets to a Cleaner House

Seven Secrets to a Cleaner House

Can you keep your white kitchen white and your furniture clutter free? With the new year just behind us, what better time to take up some new cleaning habits? From your favorite clean-freak interior designer (hey! That's me!), here are six secret tips for keeping your house looking like new!

Grand Rapids Magazine Features Fuchsia Design

Grand Rapids Magazine Features Fuchsia Design

Most of us have milestones throughout our careers that they can look back on and say, “wow – that was really cool”. This week, I got to add another thing to my career highlight reel. This month there’s a three page article about Fuchsia Design in Grand Rapids Magazine! Not only that – it’s the coveted January ‘BEST OF GR’ issue! Here's how it all went down... 

Business Goals - Inspiration for 2016

Business Goals - Inspiration for 2016

Being that it is nearly the end of the year, I’m currently working on my list of business goals for 2016. As you begin putting together your own list, here’s some inspiration with the ones I set for Fuchsia Design this past year: 

Farmhouse Meets Glamour

Farmhouse Meets Glamour

New construction is such a thrilling process where each day is different, and I truly love and appreciate each step. I love the day drywall gets hung. I love when trim work starts going in. I love when tile gets grouted and when I finally get to see my designs come to life. I'm also the least patient designer that ever lived because I just want it built NOW, and get so excited for it to be done!