Timeless Neutral Paint Colors

The eternal quest to pick the perfect paint color is never easy.  You tape swatches to the wall, you paint tiny test squares, or you post to Facebook to poll your friends and co-workers.  Colors can often look different depending on the natural light sources in a room or the texture of the walls or […]

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Wine Country Design

Ram’s Gate Winery With rain soaking the San Francisco Bay Area, we’ve been daydreaming about sunnier days in one of our favorite spots – Wine Country.  Not only is the wine worth the trip but the design is inspiring as well. To encourage an early spring, we plotted out a trip to Napa Valley with […]

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Design San Francisco 2017

Living in the Bay Area means there are a ton of creative events to pencil into your calendar but this week one of my annual favorites is happening – Design San Francisco! The event will be taking place on February 15 – 16, 2017 at the San Francisco Design Center. This is the yearly gathering […]

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The Power of Architecture

We are in the business of interior design but we can’t operate alone.  We need great partners to work with to create spaces, develop concepts, and help meld the vision into one dynamic experience. One of our most important partnerships is with architects.  Great architecture firms can deliver powerful structures that are not just functional […]

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Fresh Fabrics

Sure, it’s the dreariest time of year but that doesn’t mean your home has to be gloomy.  Now is the perfect time to add a bit of pop to your space and one of our favorite ways to do that is with textiles.  After a recent visit to the San Francisco Design Center, I discovered […]

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A New Year!

Diana Al-Hadid, “Meadow with Nothing Magical in It,” 2016, Polymer gypsum, fiberglass, steel, gold leaf, pigment. Happy 2017! We were glad to turn the page on 2016 and usher in a sparkling new year.  Our calendars are already filling up with glamorous and inspiring events in the coming months. From interior installations to wine country […]

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Coddington Design’s 2016 Highlights

What a year! While it’s been a wild ride and many are ready to say goodbye to 2016, our team had some great design moments this year that we wanted to remember as we close out another year.  From photographing my home in the Oakland Hills to being a part of the 2016 Traditional Home Napa […]

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San Francisco Art Installations to Visit This Winter

With the long, dark nights of winter upon us, Illuminate SF is here to bring a little light to our city. This “Festival of Light” brings 35 art installations created with light from 31 artists across 12 San Francisco neighborhoods. Illuminate SF provides free nighttime walking tours, artists talks, studio visits, and a stargazing party […]

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Gifts for Design Lovers

The holidays are here!   We wanted to give you a head start on your shopping list this year with a roundup of some of our favorite gift ideas for design lovers in your life.  Our team was inspired by the recent Renegade Craft Fair in San Francisco.  This bi-annual event at Fort Mason Pavilion took […]

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