Category: Decorating Tips

Cohesive Color Palettes

Niche Interiors just completed another home in Pacific Heights – we celebrated with a long (but fun!) photo shoot. This home is the perfect example of how a cohesive color palette works; the rooms all speak to one another...

The Art of Layering Patterns

Are you stumped by how to combine patterns with panache? The trick is to mix prints that feel harmonious but not matchy. Read on for our top two tips! Cohesive color palette. One of the easiest ways to effortlessly...

Family-Friendly Interior Design Tips

Niche Interiors kicked off 2013 by wrapping up two fabulous family-friendly homes in San Francisco and San Anselmo. We welcome the challenge of creating practical, functional AND stylish homes. Start with the basics below and you’ll be well on...

Custom Drapery Guide

Need to warm up a stark room in your home? Drapery panels are one of the easiest ways to soften a space, while adding color, pattern, and texture. Get started with our top tips below! 1. Appropriate Fabric, Correct...

The Scoop on Indoor Air Quality

Do you know how many breaths you take in one day? The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that most Americans spend 90% of their time indoors. By paying closer attention to the products you bring into the home, you can...

Space Planning 101

Most of us in the San Francisco Bay Area have lived in a tight space at some point during our time here. Our Edwardian apartments are oh so charming, but pose a challenge when planning furniture layouts. At Niche...

Mixing it Up: High + Low

Ready to make a few home improvements before the holiday madness begins? The good news: You don’t have to spend a fortune! Read on for our top three tips on how to mix high and low items to achieve...

Color Trend : Fabulous Fuchsia

We couldn’t be happier that fuchsia is an “it” color right now!  However, working with pink hues can be challenging ~ the wrong shade can easily look childlike or garish.  Here are a few tips for tastefully incorporating this...

How to Accessorize Like a Pro

You finally finished decorating your dining room, but that empty console table is haunting you. Sound familiar? Accessories, or lack of, can make or break a room. Here are a few tips to trick out your tabletops in style!...

Greenest Nursery on the Block

There’s a lot of buzz about eco-friendly, non-toxic nurseries these days. Hooray, it’s about time! All this information can be helpful but a little overwhelming. We are here to help you sort through the details and focus on the...