Category: Lesleys Art and Design

Flower Power

As the home columnist for Wacoan magazine, I’m psyched to share my insights and ideas about interior design and home decor each month. Here’s an excerpt from my current column, “Flower Power: Good for Your Decor and Your Well-Being”. Read the full article over at Wacoan.com, and check out the article archive here. We’ve always known flowers and plants bring… Read more »

Downtown Waco Masculine Loft

I’m not typically faced with clients that ask for something super masculine, but when I am, I get really really excited to start sourcing! This living room and dining room project gave me the freedom to head in a slightly different design direction than usual and I was pumped for the challenge. (See? No teal! Well, almost…. Read more »

Project Reveal: A Colorful Mid Century Modern Living Room

Woohoo for a new project reveal! I’m digging how this colorful Mid-Century Modern living room with a touch of French flair turned out. The main goal for this room was to keep the room true to the home’s 1960s architecture while incorporating French-traditional inspired decor that the homeowners love. If that wasn’t enough of a challenge in itself, the space… Read more »

How to Merge Design Styles with a Significant Other

As the home columnist for Wacoan magazine, I’m psyched to share my insights and ideas about interior design and home decor each month. Here’s an excerpt from my current column, “Mixing Without Matching: How to Merge Design Styles with a Significant Other”. Read the full article over at Wacoan.com, and check out the article archive here. Last fall I taught… Read more »

Interior Style Online Course Giveaway | CLOSED

My signature course Interior Style: Cultivating Your Aesthetic launches online May 15! 🎉  To celebrate, I’m giving away five spots in the class, including one Premium Edition that includes a private 45-minute design consultation with yours truly. Interior design can feel like a mystery. It’s easy to appreciate a beautifully finished room, but where do you even… Read more »