Life-Styled by Stacy Garcia

Life-Styled is a lifestyle blog missioned with inspiring designers and design-minded individuals. It covers the intersection between fashion, interior design, travel and entertaining. Features include a Color Crush, interviews with designers and information on trends.

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Five Star Stay: The Pierre, A Taj Hotel

Five Star Stay: The Pierre, A Taj Hotel

On our third episode of Five Star Stay we are taking you to the Presidential Suite at The Pierre, A Taj Hotel, designed by James Park Associates. Originally the mansion of Commodore Elbridge T. Gerry, architects Schultze and Weaver found inspiration in the...
February 21, 2019 — Stacy Garcia
Tags: Hotel Tours
Color Crush: Moonstone

Color Crush: Moonstone

A muted neutral with a hint of green, Moonstone is complex yet crisp with an unexpected warmth. Possessing a gleaming quality, this delicate hue is both captivating and sophisticated, creating an elevated appeal. This nuanced color can transport us to a place...
February 05, 2019 — Stacy Garcia
Tags: Color Crush
Five Star Stay: JW Marriot Essex House

Five Star Stay: JW Marriot Essex House

On our second episode of Five Star Stay, we’re taking you to the Presidential Suite at the JW Marriott Essex House, designed by Wimberly Interiors, a design studio of WATG, to uncover what makes this hotel such an exclusive experience for guests. From...
January 22, 2019 — Stacy Garcia
Tags: Hotel Tours
Color Crush: Deep Sea

Color Crush: Deep Sea

Discover Deep Sea, a stunning aquatic teal we’re loving this month! Not only are we mesmerized by this jewel-toned blue, but we’re taken on an adventure, as Deep Sea evokes a well-traveled feeling that encourages curiosity and a desire for exploration. With...
January 18, 2019 — Stacy Garcia
Tags: Color Crush
Five Star Stay: Intercontinental Time Square, New York City

Five Star Stay: Intercontinental Time Square, New York City

On our debut episode of Five Star Stay, we travel to the InterContinental Times Square in New York City, designed by the global architecture firm Gensler, to go behind the scenes on what makes the Penthouse Suite suite so comfortable, relaxing and...
December 18, 2018 — Stacy Garcia
Tags: Hotel Tours
Color Heals and Reveals with Betsy Karp: Part 2

Color Heals and Reveals with Betsy Karp: Part 2

Ready for some more color inspiration from “Color Coach”, Betsy Karp? With the belief that each color has a specific energy and benefit to it, she finds color to be an expression of the light within your being, while the home is an external manifestation of the soul...
November 06, 2018 — Stacy Garcia
Color Heals and Reveals with Betsy Karp

Color Heals and Reveals with Betsy Karp

Betsy Karp, known as the “Color Coach”, believes color is an expression of the light within your being, while the home is an external manifestation of the soul. She helps people color-soul their homes and lives by bringing in color through decoration, furniture...
August 27, 2018 — Stacy Garcia
Mixing Pattern with Joe Human

Mixing Pattern with Joe Human

Joe Human, Founder and Principal Designer of Designs By Human., Inc (aka DBH), specializes in complete interior decorating and design for both residential and commercial projects. His team personally guides clients through every phase of the process with a particular...
July 09, 2018 — Stacy Garcia
Home Wellness Retreat by J. Randall Tarasuk of Pavarini Design

Home Wellness Retreat by J. Randall Tarasuk of Pavarini Design

We are all overstimulated. We live a fast-paced lifestyle of running errands, going to work, and continuously staying “plugged into” to technology and to the world around us. As a result of this, we are always looking for new design solutions to help create a relaxing escape from our busy lives...
June 21, 2018 — Stacy Garcia
Tags: Home Tours
Home Tour: An Art Inspired Columbus Circle Apartment by Marc Houston

Home Tour: An Art Inspired Columbus Circle Apartment by Marc Houston

We spoke to New York based interior designer, Marc Houston, about his artistically inspired work on an apartment in Columbus Circle. The textures and natural palette of this space creates a breathtaking scene we just had to know more about...
April 03, 2018 — Stacy Garcia
Tags: Home Tours
Transitioning your Home for the Spring with Jesse Leigh Vickers

Transitioning your Home for the Spring with Jesse Leigh Vickers

For spring and summer you can opt for pillows, throws, drapes, and rugs that feature bright, happy colors reminiscent of warm weather, blooming flowers, and days at the beach. Think blues, aquas, greens, corals...
March 14, 2018 — Stacy Garcia
Home Tour: Charming Canadian Colonial

Home Tour: Charming Canadian Colonial

Rock-star turned renovator, Rebekah Higgs, welcomed us into her biggest restoration project yet! She renovated her own colonial-style Canadian home and we are big fans of its charming color schemes.
February 13, 2018 — Stacy Garcia
Tags: Home Tours