"We are pleased to honor Carla Aston as July's Audi Central Houston 'Leader in Design.'"
"The main draw [of this home I remodeled] was its location - close to restaurants and to I-45 - but the suburban-style builder home really wasn't their style. It was traditional, overdone and dark; Stacey wanted something clean, contemporary and bright. She enlisted the help of local designer Carla Aston to remodel the place."
"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."
"People are no longer building homes with the next owner in mind as they have in the past according to Carla Aston, American Society of Interior Designers."
"'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."
"On today’s show (podcast), we are interviewing interior designer & blogger Carla Aston. I first came across her work when I was researching for a blog post and came across her blog. I love her approach on design and really making it work for her clients. I also love her work."
"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."
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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 When I saw what she did with her client's dark and outdated bathroom and how she turned it into this beautiful bathroom, I was beyond impressed.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."
"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..."
Carla Aston will be covering the show for two full days and report back live from the show and via blogs post show on all things innovative and jaw dropping.
Carla Aston enjoyed a fun-filled morning with BLANCO and Top Knobs and had the opportunity to explore newly released collections that were buzzworthy to say the least.
"We asked Carla five questions about interior design and home decorating, and this is what she had to say..."
"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 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 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 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 collectibles."
"'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."