About Linda Stimson

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Linda Stimson has created 45 blog entries.

Step-by-Step Guide to Making Your Best Family Room


The first questions most new clients ask me are, "how do I make the most of my family room?" and "how do I get the most seating, see the T.V., coordinate colors, and make the room comfortable for my family? I hear your questions. Here are the answers. Step 1. Put together an activities list Make a function list for your family room. Which activities

Step-by-Step Guide to Making Your Best Family Room2017-11-14T03:18:25+00:00

Dining Rooms: What is Your Holiday Party Style?


The holidays, Thanksgiving in particular, are just around the corner. We can draw our loved ones together by delighting their senses with candle light, flowers and delicious food. Dining rooms are where we nourish our family, have birthday parties, and celebrate life’s joys. Dining rooms are where hostesses have the opportunity to start their own special family traditions.

Dining Rooms: What is Your Holiday Party Style?2017-11-14T03:18:25+00:00

How to Build a Design Scheme That Lasts


How do you build a design scheme that will last? By using your favorite colors and styles. True authenticity in interior design involves self-discovery. When starting to work with a new client I ask them to find ten pictures of rooms that they like and three that they hate. Sometimes I ask them to bring their favorite sweater or blouse to our meeting. We look at

How to Build a Design Scheme That Lasts2017-11-14T03:18:25+00:00

Linda Stimson of Inner Visions Interiors Chosen for Designer on Call Program at Boston Design Center


Linda L. Stimson, Allied Member ASID, principal of Inner Visions Interiors, has been chosen to participate in the Boston Design Center Designer on Call (DOC) program. As a DOC, Stimson will be available to consult with BDC guests looking for design guidance. One of 15 interior designers selected, Stimson has been serving the design industry for more than 20 years and has extensive familiarity with

Linda Stimson of Inner Visions Interiors Chosen for Designer on Call Program at Boston Design Center2017-11-14T03:18:25+00:00

Fabulous New Finds for the Bedroom


One of the best parts of my profession is finding fabulous new products to share with my clients. Although my personal taste trends toward transitional elements, I am always discovering new-to-market items in a wide range of styles and price points, reflecting my clients’ taste and decor choices.

Fabulous New Finds for the Bedroom2017-11-14T03:18:25+00:00

Worry-free Entertaining Starts with Maintenance Free Decorating


Let me help you get your home ready for this holiday season. Worry-free entertaining starts with maintenance free decorating. Young families and busy professionals don't have time to clean the way our grandmothers did. Durable fabrics, tables that you can wipe clean, and coffee tables that you can put your feet on as well as your food will keep you from being a shrew in your own

Worry-free Entertaining Starts with Maintenance Free Decorating2017-11-14T03:18:25+00:00

Reawakening a 1911 home in Acton


Jaci Conry writes about a recently completed project by Inner Visions Interiors in The Boston Globe, Style page. The 1911 Shingle-style home in Acton features beautiful architecture, new furnishings by Kravet Smart Furniture, Stickley and Hubbardton Forge lamps. Read more Reawakening a shingle-style home in Acton - Boston Globe

Reawakening a 1911 home in Acton2017-11-14T03:18:25+00:00

If Your Walls Could Talk…Part 1


If your walls could talk, they’d ask to be covered with textured porcelain tile that creates the illusion of being in the ocean. Or, ‘clad me in an Osborne & Little pink iridescent wallpaper’ they might shout. Maybe they would whisper ‘just paint me in Benjamin Moore “Bright and Early” (834).’

If Your Walls Could Talk…Part 12017-11-14T03:18:25+00:00

Vacation Inspirations


We all need a vacation now and then to inspire and refresh us. Nothing reinvigorates the creative juices like a vacation to a tropical destination. I recently returned from a week in Costa Rica on a contact dance/yoga retreat. The flora and fauna took my breath away, the beach and Caribbean Ocean brought to mind ways to incorporate these beautiful hues in current and future projects.

Vacation Inspirations2017-11-14T03:18:25+00:00

Stylish Storage Solutions


A solution to living with less stress is to design storage that allows you and your family to put “stuff” away stylishly. For a Harvard Square client, we turned lemons into lemonade by designing glass shelving that holds her large Art Glass collection. Behind those translucent windows is a view to a chain link fence and a three foot city alley. Clear glass shelving, illuminated

Stylish Storage Solutions2017-11-14T03:18:27+00:00