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Problem Solved:  Powder Rooms are generally small, but if designed well they can make a big impression.  Here are a few we have installed for clients looking to impress their guests. Modern on Monument Avenue   This client wanted to make a stunning, modern statement. The Lacava pedestal...

Placing the TV over the fireplace is a design question that comes up almost weekly.  Is it safe? Is it ideal for viewing? How does it all work together as the centerpiece for a room? There is no "white paper" that explains or spells out recommendations...

I used to panic when a client wanted a recliner for the “man of the house." Now the women want them too! 2019 has seen a resurgence in recliners or what the experts call “Motion Furniture." I truly believe this is because the new recliners...

Last April at High Point Furniture Market I was on the lookout for coffee tables that make a statement.  These are my favorites. Perhaps it's time for a survey!  In your home, would these serve as coffee tables or cocktail tables? 1. Jeffersonian Storage Alden Parkes came...

One my favorite projects of late is this total master bathroom makeover. Let's take a look at the journey from before to after. The Bathroom Cabinet, Before The corner was slightly odd and not functional thanks to this display niche. In addition, the high ceilings were...

A plain white ceiling can often stand out in an otherwise well appointed room.  Why do so many people forget this 5th wall? Did you know this post is part of a series? Make sure to view Part 1 and Part 2. This edition of ceiling inspiration...

How do you handle an off-center chandelier in a small space?  Old homes present challenges when it comes to plumbing and electrical.  Most of it can’t be relocated.  Sometimes clever solutions are required… This was the off-center chandelier in the powder room at the Richmond Symphony Orchestra...

“Stairway To Heaven,” the foyer at the Richmond Symphony Orchestra League Designer House, has an awkward corner. It needed something thoughtful. The giant urn finials reminded me of chess pieces, so I decided to run with it.   The finals on the newel posts at Holly Lawn...

Seeing beauty where others see a mess is a special talent.  Our Ugly Duckling chair story.  The Before Most people would look at this piece of furniture and see trash. However, Seth Woods of Wood's Refinishing recognized that this chair was a fine handmade piece of furniture in...

Relax, smile and feel at ease every time you step inside the door. At Kathy Corbet Interiors we create a comfortable, beautiful respite where you enjoy spending time. Providing custom spaces tailored for you in the greater Richmond area and beyond.