Demountable walls…what are they? They are a type of wall system, considered architectural in nature and installed as furniture. They can be uninstalled, moved, and re-installed in new configurations, allowing the end-user to have maximum flexibility within an ever evolving workplace. These moveable walls are replacing the typical stud and
For years, urban planners have erected cities with little consideration for preserving the natural environment. Biophilic Design – Reconnecting Us to the Natural World
NeoCon 2018 was one of my favorites. Located in Chicago’s Merchandise Mart, this annual event is the world’s most important show in the commercial design industry. I have had the fortune of going the last two years. This year the entire EMID design team joined the fun. Here are my
If you follow me on instagram, you know that Erin Melkonian Interior Design has been rocking and rolling with commercial office design with EMID Office. But make no mistake about it, EMID is very much immersed in our residential design clients. Our new kitchen design features quartzite countertops, dark stained
For the last year, I’ve been majorly honing my skills in corporate office design, all the while, still maintaining a rigorous residential design business. I have met some amazing commercial designers, furniture manufacturers representatives, and business professionals that have all helped me along my way. It has become very apparent
It’s so much fun for me to come up with different themes to decorate our home for the holidays, but there’s something very special about the nostalgia of worn mismatched ornaments, pinecone wreaths, and tomato red hues peppered throughout the house around the holidays. So pick through the hand-me-downs as
This couple with 4 children were ready to break out of their 5,400 square foot traditional home. The mister and misses, who love to collect art, wanted to dwell in a space that was inspiring, edgy, and luxurious. A complete remodel took place. All the walls were floated to a
One week ago we hosted a special friends and family event at our newly designed showroom. The redesign was a labor of love, and has turned out beautifully. It showcases our refurbished Herman Miller Ethospace line along with additional residential and corporate vignettes. Open to the public daily, we feature
Bathrooms are definitely a favorite space to design for me. Size does not matter. Pack these sanitary spaces with bold color, excessive lighting, and unique finishes. Here are some of my favorite Pinterest finds.
I would like to announce that a portion of the profits generated from our Holiday Styling will be gifted to EPU Children’s Center.
The big reveal is here for one of EMID’s most recent projects. This house went from tired and traditional to woodsy chic without breaking the bank. Our client wanted a complete facelift without major surgery! We were able to achieve a massive transformation without making any structural changes to the