By: Nature

In the design world Nature has become the theme everyone is working around. Whether it’s having a live-plant wall on your back patio, or a tree stump coffee table, or even simply using natural colored paint, people want traces of Mother Earth integrated in their interiors. We recently visited Pacific Shores Stones and were inspired by the colors of the huge,...

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Faux Plants? No longer Faux Pas!

If you come from the South, you have probably heard people say: “Your grandmother would roll over in her grave if she knew you had that fake plant in your house!” But, if you have a black thumb (like me) and a strong desire to not shame your ancestors, I am here to tell you how to make a faux plant no longer a “Faux Pas” in your home! Faux comes in Plastic,...

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Shiny, New Year

With a new year comes new trends & this year it’s BRASS! You can forget your grandma’s cheap brass door knob placed on every production home in the 1990’s that you’re probably picturing. Today we’re talking about an updated, cool kind of brass that we’re starting to see in everyone’s home and work place! [more after the picture]   Brass has been...

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Luxe Magazine Winter 2015

PAI is excited to be included in the Winter 2015 issue of Luxe Magazine–featuring a 10 page spread on her Lake Austin project.  Look for it in a store near you! Want to go paperless?  Luxe Magazine also offers the full copy on your iPad or Tablet: https://luxe.sandow.com/subnew1r.aspx?PC=LX&PK= Click here to see more Details on this...

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5 Interior Design Resolutions for 2015

Looking for ways to make your living or work space more stylish in 2015? We have 5 simple solutions that can make the world of a difference! 1. De-Clutter your Closets Getting rid of old clothes & accesories that you have not worn in the last 1-2 years is an easy way to start fresh this year! Don’t keep your “fat clothes” or your “skinny clothes”. ...

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Holiday Wish List

What are you wishing for this Holiday Season? As an Interior designer, clients always ask if the things I am recommending for them, is something I would want in my own home. So, this December, the Paula Ables Interiors team pondered the clients’ question and put together a list of items we would all want in our own homes! Below is a preview of some of the pieces...

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Happy Thanksgiving Table Decor

What are you setting your Thanksgiving table with? We’re loving bright Texas sunflowers mixed with metallics to make for a fun and inviting table!  Paula Ables Interiors would like to wish everyone a relaxing Thanksgiving Holiday!    Click here to see other blog posts by Paula Ables...

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An Evening with Eames Demetrios

                              Paula attended a talk with Eames Demetrios, the grandson of Charles and Ray Eames, over the weekend and came away with a new love and appreciation for the design as well as the designers. The Eames legacy lives on through their children and grandchildren who strive to...

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Congratulations to Hailey! Our newest Professional Interior Designer

PAI is proud to announce the addition of a new Texas Board Certified Professional Interior Designer to our team. Congratulations to Hailey Roberts for passing the NCIDQ and becoming an Official Interior Designer!! Hailey has been a member of the PAI team for 3.5 years. We are excited she chose to take the next step in furthering her career as a designer (I haven’t...

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Kitchen Trends Magazine June 2014

Paula Ables Interiors is excited to be included in the latest Trends Magazine-Kitchen edition on shelves now in your local grocery and hardware stores. Double click on the photo to read the text. Want to go paperless?  Trends Magazine also offers the full copy via Ebook at:  http://issuu.com/trendsideas/docs/us3006  Click Here to See other Blog Posts by Paula...

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Texas Home and Living May-June 2014

PAI is excited to be included in the outdoor issue of Texas Home and Living this month for their May-June 2014 issue.  Look for it in a store near you! Double click on photo to enlarge.   Click Here to See other Blog Posts by Paula Ables Interiors See more Publications & Accolades by Paula Ables...

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Urban Homes Magazine 2014

We are excited to be included in the Urban Home Magazine April/May 2014 edition with our Hill Country Contemporary home in Moody, Texas.  If you like the idea of being “Off the Grid”, this is a great article to read. (Double click the photo to enlarge) or check it out at http://www.urbanhomemagazine.com/     Click Here to See other Blog Posts by...

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