This little country packs a lot within its borders. With 12 climatic zones, mountains, beaches, jungles, and a bustling metropolitan area in the Central Valley, there is literally something for everyone. Read on for great tips on moving to Costa Rica! Language While learning Spanish is an excellent idea, you won’t have to speak fluently … Continue reading So you want to move to paradise? Welcome to Costa Rica!
The appearance of COVID-19 has been devastating. The disease has prompted many governments the world over to require citizens to wear protective gear like masks or face shields to help limit the spread. While these methods can help, how we design our spaces can also be hugely beneficial — and allow people to interact more … Continue reading Architectural Design Can Help Keep People Safe
Are a true eco-vacation and luxurious, resort-like surroundings mutually exclusive? Not in the world of barefoot luxury design. We are incorporating simple, yet elegant elements to create luxury accommodations with a down to earth feel, stepping away from the over-the-top opulence found in many big-name luxury resorts and instead focusing on simplicity and comfort and … Continue reading Barefoot Luxury Design in Costa Rica
Believe it or not, how you decorate your home has an effect on how harmonious you feel in your own space. This is just one reason that residential interior design is important. People the world over are so stressed that the World Health Organization has classified stress as the health epidemic of the 21st century. … Continue reading Why Residential Interior Design Is Important
Meaning “pure life,” pura vida life is the slogan of Costa Rica, or at least the country’s collective philosophy. This laid-back attitude is one of the main characteristics that draws many expats to the country in the first place wanting to experience the pura vida life. This concept of slowing down, letting things just … Continue reading Living the Costa Rica Pura Vida Life
Cultivate trust, flexibility and more during a design project, and it could be the beginning of a beautiful alliance! There is a rumor about designers, that we’re all bossy people, who whip together a design plan and then steamroll through your house executing our vision, without caring about the client’s needs and vision. Truth be … Continue reading 4 Qualities of a Happy Designer-Client Relationship
Most people have probably heard of interior decorating. Maybe, if they don’t know what it is, they simply assume that interior decorators are responsible for choosing pleasing colors palettes, arranging furniture and picking out paintings and other wall adornments. Easy peasy, right? But a professional interior designer is much more than that. Then upon hearing … Continue reading Why a Professional Interior Designer is Important