About tracysvendsen

Hello and welcome! I’m Tracy Svendsen and I’m an interior designer and the editor for Canadian Log Homes. My goal is to connect readers to the latest and most beautiful trends in home design. Enjoy!

Rustic Interior Design Ideas

Rustic Interior Design Ideas For this month's post on rustic interior design ideas, I thought it would be inspiring to share images from one of my favorite Architectural firms, Locati Architects. I always find myself in awe when I view their work as it transcends how one normally would perceive rustic design. They view [...]

Rustic Style Interior Design

Rustic Style Interior Design Rustic style interior design describes a range of styles that have all have a sense of connection to the past that’s hard to resist. It’s a style that emphasizes natural materials, organic shapes, and the art of repurposing. This style also provides a wonderful showcase for ingenuity, as it provides the [...]

Rustic Thanksgiving Tablescape Ideas

Rustic Thanksgiving Tablescape Ideas Image courtesy of: Jenny Steffens Rustic Thanksgiving Table Decor It’s time for a little housewarming! Get ready for the season of brisk air and crunching leaves. Autumn is a time of stunning natural beauty with decorating ideas just waiting to be discovered. If you love all things rustic, [...]

Rustic Decorating Ideas

Rustic Decorating Ideas Pottery Barn, a member of the Williams-Sonoma, Inc. portfolio of brands, introduced its stunning Fall Home Decorating 2017 Collection, which has a wonderful collection of rustic decorating ideas, from Artisanal Vintage to Farmhouse Industrial and Relaxed Rustic. “Our customers are at the core of everything we do, and we exist to [...]

Rustic Interior Design Styles

Rustic Interior Design Styles Rustic interiors evoke a simpler time and provide a sense of connection to the past that’s hard to resist. Although it's quite common to blend different elements of each of the rustic styles together, it does help to be able to identify the core aspects of each one. Rustic interior design [...]

Modern Mountain Home

Modern Mountain Home Tour This modern mountain home, designed by Studio McGee, is warm, luxe and inviting. Located just outside of Park City, the garage opens up to snowmobile trails, plenty of wildlife and wide open space. The exterior is a mix of reclaimed Trestlewood, stone, steel and copper. Syd and Shea McGee launched [...]

Rustic Spring Decorating Ideas

Rustic Spring Decorating Ideas Spring Home Refresh with Elements of Nature Spring is officially here, and as the colors outside begin to change from cool tones and shades of gray, transitioning to sunny blooms and vibrant shades of green, our interiors can also use an uplifting Spring home refresh to reflect the season. [...]

Rustic Style Decor

RUSTIC STYLE DECOR Keep it cozy with rustic style decor. Bring in the rustic comfort of a mountain vista to your home with hand-distressed finishes, natural cowhide and updated lodge furnishings.  Rustic style is about incorporating natural textiles, re-purposed wood accents and warm comforting colors.  Take your cues from Mother Nature's palette and mix in [...]

Country Decorating Ideas

Country Decorating Ideas Country Decorating Ideas: Country decorating is characterized as casual, comfortable and cozy, incorporating vintage accessories, handcrafted furniture, and an eclectic mix of fabrics, textures and treasured possessions. Embrace country charm and take a tour of a few of my favorite country interiors with a homespun [...]

Coastal Decorating Ideas

Coastal Decorating Ideas Coastal Decorating Ideas: There are many approaches one can take in decorating their log home aside from taking a traditional rustic or western approach. Coastal decorating is another great option that works well in rustic style construction. A coastal look can easily be achieved [...]

By |2019-04-10T18:09:00+00:00April 20th, 2016|Coastal Design, Rustic Decorating Ideas|9 Comments