Top Design Season 2: Getting to know Robert Reid

From the time Robert received his first set of LEGO’s as a six-year-old, he knew he wanted to be a designer. Originally from Canada, Robert,40, moved to New York City to attend graduate school at the prestigious Pratt Institute, where he received his Master of Science degree in Interior Design. After a few years working … Read more

Top Design Season 2: Getting to know Preston Lee

Preston, 27, began pursuing design at a very young age in Texas. Preston studied under numerous designers, architects, developers, and furniture designers and continued formal education at The Fashion Institute for Design and Merchandising. After studying abroad for a year in Australia, Preston knew that he was meant for design. He began working with Kenneth … Read more

Top Design Season 2: Getting to know Natalie Williams

At only 24 years old, Natalie Williams is already a head designer at a major design firm, Yessicks Design Center in Alpharetta, GA. She is passionate about design in numerous mediums including fashion design, graphic design, architecture, and her main focus interior design. Natalie is best known for putting colors together and learning peoples’ styles … Read more

Top Design Season 2: Getting to know Andrea Schroder

BravoTV’s interior design reality show Top Design Season 2 premiers on September 3rd. I’ll be doing the bulk of my blogging on the show over at Blogging Top Design but wanted to showcase the designers portfolios here, as I’ve done for other reality show contestants. This season’s designers look to be a pretty talented bunch. … Read more

Blogging Top Design

As I previously wrote, I was thrilled when the powerhouse blogging team behind Blogging Project Runway asked me to join them as lead blogger on their Blogging Top Design site. I’ll still be covering some aspects of the show here on ::Surroundings::, but most of my work will appear over at BTD. I am currently … Read more