Annie Krug

Annie has been working as a writer and editor for over 16 years. Her love of all things unique and artful has found a perfect home in writing for the Stone Yard brand, which is characterized by its inventive, one-of-a-kind designs.

Designing in All Dimensions: Mitch Reveals What Inspired the New Pascal Table Base

May 24, 2018

                  Our newest table base, the Pascal, is a unique blend of Surrealist art and streamlined design. With its unexpected and..

Inspiration from Africa: Mitch Takes us to a Waterfall's Edge, Atop the Highest Sand Dune, and Inside the Joy of Giving

February 14, 2018

"When I travel, it's all about the adventure," head designer at Stone Yard, Mitch Brean, begins our conversation. "So I plan things as little as..

Bespoke Design: Why it Matters

December 6, 2017

The word "bespoke" originated in the fashion industry, and literally means to speak for something, as a well-cut suit or dress is said to "speak..

A Day in the Studio with our Master Sculptor

November 13, 2017

Like flour dusting a bakery floor, a fine layer of plaster dust overlays nearly every surface of the otherwise clean Stone Yard studio. An..

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

September 12, 2017

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

Add Life to Your Space with These Nature-Inspired Designs

July 26, 2017

  Looking to incorporate natural elements into your design? At Stone Yard, our handcrafted furnishings include many nature-inspired pieces..

Outdoor Seating That Stands the Test of Trend and Time

May 22, 2017

  With the warmer weather rolling in, the topic among designers and homeowners naturally turns towards outdoor spaces. Whether it's a home,..

In Service of Style: Hospitality Design that Inspires

April 19, 2017

  At Stone Yard, we believe that good luxury design is livable—and that furnishings should be not only aesthetically pleasing but welcoming...

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

April 5, 2017

Read our exclusive Q&A session with acclaimed interior designer, Amy Meier, and Stone Yard founder and principal designer, Mitch Brean. Find out..

An Exclusive Look at Stone Yard's Fresh New Color Picks

March 29, 2017

  Explore the fresh new color collection that our founder and chief designer Mitch Brean has created for Stone Yard. With more than 30 years'..