Designer Angelo Surmelis wears a lot of hats, literally and figuratively. In addition to being a professional designer, he is a host or a designer on a variety of popular television shows, including Rate My Space on HGTV, and has his own line of upholstered furniture, rugs and other accessories.
Cottage decor. The style of combining the familiar, the well worn and the unique into a maze of eclectic coziness. One might argue that the shabby chic style of decor evolved from cottage decor. Whether your furnishings are aged by use or were made to look that way, the result is comfortable cottage feel that can easily be accompanied by a diverse mix of traditional and contemporary.