How to Design With: Painted Terra Cotta Tile

This is the very first article in what I hope will be an informative and enjoyable series of posts, which will be published about once a month. With each article, I’ll explore ‘How to Design With” a specific type of material, finish, furnishing, or accessory for your home. I’ll be sure to include my thoughts…

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9 Granites That Just Might Make You Stop Hating on Granite

9 Granites That Just Might Make You Stop Hating on Granite | Interiors for Families | Blog of Kelly Rogers Interiors

As far as countertop materials go, I think it is safe to say that granite has fallen out of favor. Quartz, quartzite and marble are generally more coveted by homeowners and home buyers. Of course, I am overgeneralizing (with the alternatives, as well). And therein lies the issue with granite. When you see or hear…

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Friday Family-Friendly Find: Q Quartz Urban Lava

Friday Family-Friendly Find: Urban Lava by Q Quartz | Kelly Rogers Interiors | Interiors for Families

It’s no secret that engineered stone countertops (aka quartz) are getting really good at mimicking natural stone – dramatically-veined white marbles, in particular. They are great imitators. And recently, new finishes have become available that further enhance the illusion. You can now find an increasing variety of quartz with a honed or satin finish. But…

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Friday Family-Friendly Find: Antolini Azerocare Natural Stone

Friday Family-Friendly Find: Antonlini Azerocare Natural Stone | Kelly Rogers Interiors | Interiors for Families

As you know, I am always on the lookout for innovative products – new and exciting, or just flying under the radar – and I try as much as possible to ‘battle test’ things I’m not quite sure about on myself (and my two-boy destruction crew…they roll deep). I created Friday Family-Friendly Finds to share…

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How I Survived My Kitchen (& Home) Renovation

How to Survive a Kitchen Renovation | Kelly Rogers Interiors | Interiors for Families

Well, hello there! I’m just emerging from an extended pause, which I’m going to blame on my home renovation. The last month or so, leading up to and of course including the holiday season, was memorable, and incredibly stressful. That being said, it was also mission accomplished. We began work on the project in April,…

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Appliances and Adornments for The Morning Kitchen

Appliances and Adornment for The Morning Kitchen | Interiors for Families | Kelly Rogers Interiors

It really takes a village to bring a show house room to fruition. I’ve been blogging a lot lately about some of the ‘villagers’ that helped to create The Morning Kitchen, which I designed with Dianne Aucello of Edesia Kitchen & Bath Studio. Today I wanted to devote some time to two distinct sides of…

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A Beautiful Partnership Made in Italy

A Partnership Made in Italy | Interiors for Families

Today’s installment of my ‘week of gratitude’ features a collaboration between us (myself and Dianne Aucello of Edesia Kitchen & Bath Studio) and two wonderful partners, which made our Morning Kitchen at the Junior League of Boston 2017 Designer Show House truly special – and gave it a distinct Italian accent! The very first partner…

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Artistic Genius and Serendipity

Artistic Genius and Serendipity | Interiors for Families

This is the second installment in my Junior League of Boston 2017 Designer Show House ‘week of gratitude,’ where I’m blogging about the partners, sponsors, and donors who were so generous with their talents and/or products. And today is all about the art! Little known fact: I was an art history major in college. Which…

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