10 Simple Ways to Transition your Home for Spring

It feels as if Spring has come early to Southern California this year. Our surrounding hills are greener and more majestic than they’ve been in a long time and as the weather warms and flowers bloom, families will soon begin the annual tradition of Spring cleaning. I always advise my clients that “Spring Cleaning” should really […]

For the Love of Your Health

This past Sunday March 1st, 60 Minutes aired a disturbing investigative piece on the high levels of formaldehyde found in Lumber Liquidators flooring. Formaldehyde exposure has long been known to be a human carcinogen. Because exposure has been recognized to cause cancer, it is regulated here in the U.S. for acceptable levels. Sadly enough however, […]

nousDECOR Profiles Maya Williams Design

So delighted that one of my favorite design sites nousdecor.com did a feature interview on Maya Williams Design. Read Kelly Anne Bonner’s interview here, or below to get to know more about my world.   Meet Maya Williams Maya Williams, head of Maya Williams Design, pursued her lifelong dream of interior design after years in another field—and […]

Great Holiday Gift Ideas

Looking for great ideas this season to gift? I love these gorgeous green/grey and gold accessories that are right for anyone on any occasion. See anything you like? Contact me for more details.

Traditional Home Highlights Tangerine

Traditional Home recently produced a video series on how color can re-energize a space. In their video they highlight the color tangerine. A Maya Williams Design room is featured at the 1:10 mark.

Inspiration is all around

We’re so fortunate everywhere we look, we can find something that can inspire us creatively. On a daily basis, I come upon furniture pieces that I’m awed by. Sometimes, it’s vintage pieces like this Pierre Cardin bar: But it can easily be something brand new, such as Kelly Wearstler’s Souflee chair. The design or feel of […]

Pasadena Showcase House of Design preview

Thank you Adrienne Alpert of ABC 7 for featuring a story on this year’s Pasadena Showcase House.   If the video doesn’t automatically load, you can watch the video here: Maya Williams ABC 7 interview

2013 Pantone Color Of The Year

Imagine my delight when Pantone announced my all time favorite color, Emerald Green, is the Pantone color of the year for 2013. And while I love emerald because it boldly takes green, the color of nature, to an energized level that oozes luxury and life, it certainly has a deeper calling. The color green symbolizes […]

Pasadena Showcase House of Design

The Pasadena Showcase House of Design 2012 opened its doors this week and I’m so honored to have been chosen to design the teenage girls room.  The response has been tremendous and I hope you find the time to tour the house.  You can find more info here. You can read the description of my […]

The NEW mayawilliamsdesign.com

I’m very pleased to launch the new mayawilliamsdesign.com.  It’s long overdue and I hope you enjoy looking through my project pictures. This new website allows me to communicate more directly with everyone and I hope to make posts and updates often. If you have a moment, please also visit my Facebook page where I’ve made […]