Niche Interiors Journal

Follow along as we share our latest design obsessions, decorating tips, and local San Francisco finds.

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...

Small Bathroom Remodeling Tips

Tiny bathrooms are one of the most common design constraints in San Francisco. I guess the Victorians didn’t require luxurious master suites! Even if your square footage is less than ample there are still many ways to maximize what...

San Francisco Interior Design Dispatches

San Francisco is staying on top of it’s design game with a number of new and notable shop openings in the past year. Mansour Modern rugs, a manufacturer best known for antique Moroccan rugs, is the newest addition to...

Tricks of the Trade : Designing for Couples

Is your partner’s decorating style totally different from yours? Join the club! At Niche Interiors we work with lots of couples and families – not all of them see eye to eye on their home’s decor. Over the years...

Style and Sustainability: Responsible Rugs

Looking for an eco-friendly, responsibly produced rug? We’re here to help, with pointers on what to look for and where to find the perfect balance of style and sustainability. Fiber Content: 100% wool, jute, cotton and other natural fibers...

Upholstery 101: Selecting the Right Fabric

If you’ve purchased a sofa recently, you are well aware of the overwhelming fabric options that are available.  Here is a run down of the most common fabrics and the best ways to use them. Cotton. I’m a sucker...

Green Interior Designer Tip: Natura Paint

Finally, a line of zero VOC paints that come in a wide selection of colors. It’s music to a green interior designer‘s ears! If you aren’t already up on the lingo, VOC stands for volatile organic compounds. The United...