How to Accessorize a Book Shelf

ID Collaborative blog post

Have you ever dreamed of that perfectly accessorized bookshelf for your office or living room – you know, the one that looks like the bookshelves in a Pottery Barn magazine or Architectural Digest – only to find that it was WAY harder to put together than you thought? I imagine many of you are nodding your head yes. It’s not …

The “Shear” Genius of Wool Carpet

ID Collaborative blog post

Wool has been a staple in clothing and floor coverings for hundreds of years, and it’s not hard to see why – it’s a renewable resource (i.e. sheep grow their coats back after being sheared), it does not harm animals, it’s durable, and it keeps us warm! But did you know that wool also keeps our air clean? It sounds …

Mixing Old World With Contemporary

ID Collaborative blog post

One of the kicks we get out of our projects, is finding the right mix of styles and how best to pull a project together when you are challenged with old world meets contemporary. With the desire for a sleek contemporary vacation home, yet the need to add a few antique style pieces of furniture, we opted to do the …

Featured Designer: LAUREN WILLIAMS

ID Collaborative blog post

CANVAS WITH MOVEMENT – Modern Fiber Art to Fulfill your Boho Fantasies So, I stumbled upon this amazingly talented artist while thumbing through my Instagram one Saturday morning and her work immediately caught my eye. Can I just say I’M NOW OBSESSED! Lauren Williams is the face behind Lauren Williams Art + Home where she offers, tapestries, paintings, prints and …

IDC Makes the Triad’s List of Largest Women Owned Businesses

ID Collaborative blog post

We are proud to announce that ID Collaborative ranks as the 48th largest woman owned business in the Triad based on number of employees according to the Triad Business Journal’s list published on September 6, 2018. You can see the list by following the link below to the Triad Business Journal. https://www.bizjournals.com/triad/subscriber-only/2018/09/06/largest-triad-women-owned-businesses.html

A New Way To Gather

ID Collaborative blog post

If you’ve been researching design trends or re-designed your space in the past few years, you’ve probably heard of a community table. These long rectangular tables can serve a number of functions, from an informal meeting space to a dining hotspot. Though the trend has taken longer to catch on in certain sectors of design, I believe it’s a trend …

Uncovering Layers of History at The Carolina Theater

ID Collaborative blog post

The renovation of Carolina Theater is officially in full swing and dust is flying! Walking through the construction site, you hear the constant drum of jackhammers, saws, and faint voices . The thick dust in the air coats all of the theater’s magnificent detail, like a curtain waiting to be lifted for a second act. In each demolished area the …

ABC of NC

ID Collaborative blog post

ID Collaborative is thrilled to announce the completion of the SECU Autism Clinic at ABC of NC, in partnership with Steele Group Architects. This new 26,000 square foot Clinic is an expansion of ABC of NC’s existing school campus and provides a broad range of state-of-the-art therapy services. The design team was challenged to provide a lively and bright interior …

Friends Homes will build over 80 homes for its two sites in Greensboro

ID Collaborative blog post

The Triad Business Journal recently published an article about 86 new homes that are being constructed across Friends Homes two properties in Greensboro, NC. The work is the first phase of a $150 million, 10- to 20-year plan to modernize the retirement community’s buildings and facilities. The article mentions Nancy and the work ID Collaborative is doing with the architectural …

Products We Love: Lighting Edition

ID Collaborative blog post

We are obsessed with this unique lighting: Currey and Company: Medusa Pendant Currey and Company: Honeycomb 12-Light Chandelier Hudson Valley Lighting: Fleming 24-Light LED Chandelier Arteriors Home: Flynn Sconce Hubbardton Forge: Lens Mini Pendant