Design Blog

Accessorize for Fall

As we transition from summer to fall, updating accessories can be a great way to keep your home on-trend. At The Sarasota Collection Home Store, we carefully select each individual piece offered in our showroom to provide many new styles for the upcoming season. Arrange a collection of stunning white …

4 Fall Design Trends for 2018

Although the leaves aren’t changing here in Florida, according to the calendar it is officially fall. With a new season brings new interior design trends. This year, we can expect familiar warm tones as well as unexpected statements. Take a peek at our 4 fall design trends for 2018. Textured …

5 Tips: Designing the Perfect Study Space

As we say goodbye to summer beach days and sailing trips with the kids, it is time to embrace a new year of education by creating the perfect study space for your student! Whether your little one is taking the leap into kindergarten, or on the homestretch to graduation… a …

Chic Shade for Summer

Summer days spent lounging by the pool and sipping on chilled white wine are ideal… direct sun exposure for hours on end? Not so much. Patio shade is important but doesn’t mean settling for a simple umbrella. Take a look at the elegant, sleek designs below by TUUCI to creatively …

Fresh & Festive: 5 Must-Haves for Your Fourth of July Dinner Party

Don’t settle for a typical 4th of July BBQ. Elevate your holiday and celebrate America by hosting a dinner party that will burst with sophistication and glamour! At The Sarasota Collection, we can help you design the space of your dreams for your summer outdoor festivities.   1. Begin with …

Shine a little light on your space!

Flip the switch and shine a little light on your space! Choosing the best light styles and fixtures throughout your home can be challenging.. It’s an aspect that can make or break the ambiance of a room. When done correctly, lighting can create balance and consistency, tying all elements of …

Portfolio: 988 Blvd. of the Arts

The home of our latest design project is 988 Boulevard of the Arts, otherwise known as Condo on the Bay Tower II. This building on Florida’s beautiful Sarasota Bay offers residents luxurious living, stunning vistas and a world of entertainment possibilities. With such a great location, we had plenty of …

Perfecting Your Patio

Spring is in full swing, which means soaking up every minute of these beautiful days before the summer heat sets in. It also means afternoons spent enjoying lunch al fresco and dinners lit by sunsets and starlight. Afternoons with little humidity and evenings worthy of a light sweater create the …

Neutral Palette Designed at VUE Sarasota

The Vue condominium residences in downtown Sarasota introduce an exciting new destination for individuals seeking to live, work, walk and play in the center of it all. We were thrilled to take on another client in this trendy waterfront property. With a modern, minimalist design in mind, our team of …

Spring into an updated home this season

What better way to refresh your home than in spring? Read on to learn about how to incorporate spring trends into your home. Enhance with jewel tones This year is all about jewel tones, like Benjamin Moore’s “Caliente” and Pantone’s “Ultra Violet”… and what better way to truly celebrate the …