Tags: S. B. Long Interiors Inc. Inspirations

Snapshots from Majorca Spain

My husband and I had the opportunity to visit friends on the island of Majorca a few months ago for a long weekend after one of my project site visits in Provence, France. Lucky for me, we were toured around by our hosts and introduced to the many moods of...

Designer Secrets: Decorating with Greenery

It’s no secret that I love gardens and greenery. I’ve posted before about some of my favorite garden inspirations and ideas. As a result, my interiors are never without a touch of green. Throughout my years of designing, I have developed some tricks for making the most impact with live...

Snapshots from Paris

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It's hard to believe that through all of my travels in Europe (Venice, Berlin, London), I have yet to blog about Paris. Artists have been flocking to Paris for centuries seeking inspiration for their work. I have always found trips to Paris to be uniquely inspiring. Everything in the city...

Boutique Style: Modern-Traditional Hotels

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One of the many reasons I love the interplay of modern and traditional design is that this blending of styles can make an interior feel fresh and unexpected. This was exactly how I felt when clients recently re-introduced me to The Dylan and JK Place Capri hotels, which they described...

Art Deco Inspiration: Lalique Maison

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Recently, while designing the Owners’ Suites on Oceania’s Marina and Riviera cruise ships, I became intrigued by the designs of the French luxury brand Lalique. The chandelier and railings they had done for the ships’ grand staircases impressed me; the artistry and detail appeared flawless. This is why I was excited when the SBL team had the opportunity to...