Easy install for homes big or small!

On Monday we shared a video showing how quickly a grille for your home can be installed which inspired me to share a bit more on how easy that process really is. Believe it or not, there’s not much to it! Whether your grille is flat or has a flange, when you receive your Modern […]

Work hard, travel harder

I think we can all agree that summer is the best time of year to travel with family and friends! The warm weather and no school for the kiddos makes any excursion a must! But, anyone past that blissful age has one little thing holding them back from their countless travel dreams – a JOB. […]

Red, white, and blue – to name a few!

Happy 4th of July! I hope you are reading this from a comfortable patio chair while you spend time with family and friends! Just like you, I am enjoying the sunshine, some barbecued food, and festive cupcakes for dessert. Wherever you may be, I’m sure you’re reveling in the explosion of red, white, and blue […]

The Brass Lining

‘If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again!’ That proverb is something we’ve all heard a few times in our lives. It reminds me of learning to ride a bike or play a sport as a little one, but these words of wisdom guide us daily here at Modern Metal. Mistakes happen every day, […]

Introducing Ameera Taleb!

After a week off from posting stories of Modern Metal happenings to get acclimated to our new website and name change, we are back with an exciting announcement about the newest member of the Modern Metal team, Ameera Taleb! Ameera is joining as Annie’s design assistant to help Annie when she’s running in and out […]

Summer Fashions & Interior Passions

Summer Fashions & Interior Passions

The sun is beginning to shine and summer fashion trends are coming in hot! The classic denim shorts and white tees are forever and always in style, but this season every it girl (and boy!) will be seen accessorizing with a chic, woven, straw-look handbag. If you know me then you know I love a […]

New Beginnings

Yesterday was my first day as a remote Modern Metal employee and guess what? All is well! Only in the year 2019 does the transition from in-office working to working from home happen smoothly (and I couldn’t be more grateful!). With this move I have not only shifted physically, but my title has progressed as […]

Don’t trash it too soon!

We all love taking a pamphlet or some sort of take-away from our favorite local business, but have you ever thought about what goes into creating that soon to be recycled piece? Here at AJK Design Studio, we spend a lot of time creating these. We feel these marketing tools allow us leave behind a […]

Showcasing Birds Without Bees

If you are in the design world, then you may already know that San Francisco Decorator Showcase is currently up until May 27. Decorator Showcase began in 1977, and is a space for Bay Area interior designers to show off their skills and creativity all in one location. It takes place in a historic San […]

Team of three…soon to be!

Believe it or not, we are coming up on the year anniversary of me starting my job here at AJK Design Studio! In my personal and business life I have gone through many changes in the past 12 months, and coming up I will be relocating to Southern California. But….don’t cue the water-works just yet […]