The Joy of Collaboration: Q&A with Expert Designer Barbara Grigsby

Posted by Annie Krug on Sep 12, 2017 12:40:33 PM

Nothing lights the creative fire like working with other artists on projects you both love. And Stone Yard's founder and head designer Mitch Brean cherishes the collaborative relationships he's fostered over the years with designers and trade professionals. For nearly three decades, Mitch and the Stone Yard team have been privileged to work with San Diego interior designer, Barbara Grigsby, on countless custom projects. In the following Q&A session, Barbara discusses what brings her joy as a designer, and why she loves coming to Stone Yard with her craziest ideas.

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Topics: Design Inspiration, Inspiration, Collaboration

In Service of Style: Hospitality Design that Inspires

Posted by Annie Krug on Apr 19, 2017 2:03:11 PM

 

At Stone Yard, we believe that good luxury design is livable—and that furnishings should be not only aesthetically pleasing but welcoming. Nowhere is this more important than in hospitality design, which seeks to create a fantasy getaway atmosphere for guests, but with all of the comforts of home. Here is a list of hotels and resorts that inspire us by achieving this delicate design balance.

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Topics: Design Inspiration, Inspiration, Collaboration

Q&A with Amy Meier and Mitch Brean: The Inspiration Behind Their Collaborative Collection

Posted by Annie Krug on Apr 5, 2017 4:29:47 PM

 

Read our exclusive Q&A session with acclaimed interior designer, Amy Meier, and Stone Yard founder and principal designer, Mitch Brean. Find out what inspired their collaborative collection, Amy Meier for Stone Yard—a line of sculptural concepts de forme made to add artful dimension to modern design landscapes.

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Topics: Design Inspiration, Inspiration, In the Press, Collaboration

Designer Crush: An Exclusive Q&A with Amy Meier

Posted by Annie Krug on Mar 24, 2017 1:37:57 PM

 

"Good design satisfies the body's innate need for comfort and the soul's thirst for style," explains Amy Meier, founder and principal designer of Amy Meier Design, a full-service bespoke interior design firm in San Diego. Included on Luxe Interiors + Design magazine's 2017 Gold List of top interior designers, Meier uses her lavish yet edited style to design spaces that fit her clients' characters and their lifestyles.

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Topics: Design Inspiration, Inspiration, In the Press, Collaboration