"We are pleased to honor Carla Aston as July's Audi Central Houston 'Leader in Design.'"
"Oh how I'd love to have a spa-like bathroom in my home! Carla Aston, an interior designer in The Woodlands, Texas."
"Designer Carla Aston gave this master bathroom a contemporary twist all while sticking to her plan of designing a more spacious, calming room for the homeowners to enjoy."
"'I knew it (client's home) needed a lot of work," says Hutson, 35. 'I went into it knowing I was going to pour some money into it to make it look and feel the way I wanted it to.' As soon as he moved in, he hired designer Carla Aston to help him gut the place and turn it into an elegant home for a busy bachelor."
"I originally found Carla through her fantastic blog, 'DESIGNED'. There is so much value packed into her posts about the business of design as well as great design tips. In the interview we talked about how her blog has made for more prepared and aware clients."
"Designer, Carla Aston shows us in this home office how a clean and tidy space can make all the difference."
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The Houston Chronicle
"I'm loving this trend," says Carla Aston, interior designer and owner of Aston Design Studio in Houston. "I always try to encourage my clients to do some open shelving somewhere. I want their style and personality to show in their homes, and open shelving provides an opportunity for a personal touch in the kitchen."
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"When Carla Aston agreed to donate her time and talent to the ASID show house project, the committee chose an upstair room with a balcony for her to decorate. And it is there, she has created magic, using vintage and new pieces to create a hip and stylish room for a teen-aged girl."
"Today, I will be featuring a fantastic makeover by blogger and incredibly talented interior designer, Carla Aston from Design In The Woods. When I saw what she did with her client's dark and outdated bathroom and how she turned it into this beautiful bathroom, I was beyond impressed. She definitely had vision and impeccable taste."
"These small powder rooms off the hall can be quite a challenge because of their diminutive size. But a little creativity and excellent design can solve that issue easily."
"We’ve strung together a fabulous group of design bloggers to accompany the Modenus team as we take on Vegas this coming January."
"We all know it's really hard to get noticed and build a successful blog these days. 5 years ago, things were easier, 8 years ago much more so. The bloggers that started then are at the top now, primarily because..."
"Designer Carla Aston, principal of DESIGNED with Carla Aston, in The Woodlands, Texas, chose Sherwin-Williams's Divine White (SW 6105) to highlight her clients' cherished possessions. Custom covers for seats and chair backs extend the white palette and enhance the room's serene feeling."
"Carla was asked by her clients to transform their outdated space into a sleek, modern oasis. It was a complete tear down and rebuild. I love the spa-like feel of this room."
"'The color yellow on a house says 'happy' right off the bat," observes interior designer Carla Aston, of Aston Design Studio, in The Woodlands, Texas.'"
"I love the unique details of a well-thought-out mirror, such as this one designed by Carla Aston."
"The paint on the walls and the shimmery mosaic tile are so pretty here. I love all of the simple, clean lines too. The details are great."
"Carla curates her own colorful blog on which she shares passionate pieces of design advice and inspiration. We’re very pleased to have her IN THE MIXX!"
"Carla Aston earned the Single Space award for remodeling the bathroom of a male client experiencing paralysis. He requested a masculine design with accessible features to facilitate bathing. Aston created a luxurious ambiance, incorporating slate, granite and mahogany features for a rich color scheme."
Carla Aston wins 2012 Best of Houzz Award
Carla Aston is one of the 2012 award winners whose work was most popular among the 1.2 million members of Houzz.com.
"Carla Aston posted this project reveal a few days ago featuring our Goodman Hanging Lights in bronze and the space is amazing! Carla was called in to take on the challenge of this remodel and make it warm and comfortable while showing off the homeowner's antiques and collectables."
Here's a daybed configuration we haven't seen before - two headboards used to make this queen size bed in a teen room a comfortable daybed for lounging and hanging out with friends.
"'The most important idea here is not the particular color — it can be dark or light — the most important factor is not to break up the space with high contrast,' says Aston."