Designer of the Week: Elish Phares Moon

We’re beginning a new round of our always popular Designer of the Week series! Going first is Interior Designer Elish Phares Moon! We love having this girl as a part of our team and love hearing more about her favorite project to date, the item she longs to have in her house, and much more! […]

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Designer of the Week: Elish Phares

05 JUNE 2015 Our Designer of the Week this week is Elish Phares! (1) Tell us about your favorite project that has been completely finished and installed! What made that project stand out? My favorite installed project to date is probably Arco Avenue. It was my first true “commercial” design experience, and really pushed me […]

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It’s Elish’s Birthday!

01 JULY 2013 We’ve got another SummerHouse birthday to celebrate today! Our sweet and wonderful Elish turns 26 this year! It was a nice little break from the workday to sing Happy Birthday and enjoy some chocolate covered goodies with our favorite fashionista!! Many thanks to Elish for all she does around SummerHouse. We’re all […]

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A Look Inside Elish’s Closet

Elish and her stylish closet were recently featured on Social South’s website! We get to see her all the time, so we get to see her fun sense of style on the daily. Thanks to Social South, now everyone can get familiar with our favorite little fashionista’s go-to’s! [{ check out the full post on […]

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Meet Elish Phares

Have you been by the store to meet Elish yet?  She is Lisa’s amazing new assistant!! (Laurel is starting a new chapter and is no longer a full-timer at the store, but is still doing all of the social media, so she’s still around!) Elish is a great addition to the SummerHouse team and is […]

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The Best Non-White Neutral Paint Colors

The posts we do over here on Always Summer focusing on paint colors are always our most popular ones BY FAR, so that reinforces the idea that y’all love to get our team’s opinion on the topic! Paint colors are definitely tricky. I have heard designers asking other designers up here to look at paint […]

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A Few Quick Before And Afters

Before and After by SummerHouse Interior Design

Is there anyone out there who doesn’t love a good before and after? If you exist, I don’t believe I’ve ever met anyone like you before! (I’m sure you’re fascinating…  We should chat sometime!) There is just something about a before and after comparison that makes you appreciate so much about good design. And even […]

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Bold Blues

BOLD BLUES // interior design incorporating big blues by SummerHouse

Today, we’re talking about using bold blues in design! Although we do love a soft, muted blue, today is dedicated to the loud, strong, personality-filled blues that really add some statement to a space! We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite uses of big, bold blues in design. We think you’ll love what we’ve […]

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Starting Your Day With Style

Start Your Day Off With Style // Chic breakfast environments can only help your day go better! //

We all know that a healthy breakfast is the most important meal of the day. It helps get our bodies functioning in the most healthful way, giving us energy, a clear mind, and an elevated mood. But have you ever thought about what an impact your breakfast environment can have on your day? Eating in a […]

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Our Favorite Soft Blue Paint Colors

It’s time for another round of paint color favorites! With the arrival of Spring, beach trip plans in the works, and warmer weather settling in, we can’t help but be inspired by soft shades of blue! We asked our staff what their favorite blues were, and we got a great response! Interior Designer Lindsey Townsend’s […]

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Hidden Oaks Project

Hidden Oaks Home by Interior Designer Elish Moon //

We are SO excited to share the newest project to! Ridgeland designer Elish Moon designed the kitchen, living, and breakfast area of this beautiful Madison County home and we could not be more in love. Every detail is fantastic, and the color palette is so dreamy! Take a look… We love it, Elish! See […]

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The Lifetime of a Furniture Investment

Today, SummerHouse Interior Designer Elish Moon takes the stage to talk a little bit about the life of a piece of furniture and why good furniture from SummerHouse is worth the investment. We love what Elish shares and we think you will too! “So we have entered this era where interior design is trending and […]

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The Interest In The Unpredictable

The Interest in the Unpredictable: A unique study that is equally as gorgeous as it is surprising // By SummerHouse Interior Designer Elish Moon

When we first saw pictures of a study that SummerHouse | Ridgeland Designer Elish Moon recently completed, we were blown away! Not only was it a stunning space, but it was so unexpected! It’s not every day that we see a deep green velvet sofa, deep green walls, and pops of warm spice. We were […]

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Our Favorite Fall Paint Colors

It’s always fun to round up our design staff members’ favorite paint colors! We love paint colors, and we know you guys do too, so we’re here with another round of beautiful faves! This edition is, of course, FALL themed 🙂 When we think of fall, we certainly think about warm taupes, grays, and browns, […]

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It’s no secret that one of our favorite social media platforms is Instagram! That is the only platform that every member of the SummerHouse team is on, so that’s got to mean that it’s superior! 😉 Once or twice a year, we love to go through and see what posts you guys seem to most […]

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Long Distance Design

This design project was done without the clients and the designer ever meeting face to face! Incredible! //

Designer Elish Phares Moon recently wrapped up a design project in Texas after a long distance working relationship with her clients, whom she has never before met face to face! This project is so interesting because it shows us what fabulous designers, understanding clients, great communication, and a great delivery team can accomplish! We asked Elish […]

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