teaching an old ranch new tricks

Successful projects require great clients and Morgan Young was just that. He had a clear vision for the remodel of his 1960s ranch in East Boulder. Although the budget didn’t allow for every item on his wish list, I think the finished project is really quite nice and we were able to incorporate some clever […]

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cycling and recycling

W8 UPDATE / 28 June 2013 with the young ambassadors from Finland  by Ulla Lange, interior designer like W8 on Facebook On June 25th I took my 12 Young Ambassadors from Finland to find out more about Boulder County’s unique approach to trash management. We visited Eco-Cycle’s facilities CHaRM and Boulder County Recycling Center, conveniently […]

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finland young ambassadors’ program

W8 UPDATE / 18 May 2013 WORKSHOP8’s Ulla Lange is not only a talented and dedicated interior and architectural designer, she is also dedicated to sustainability and passing that knowledge onto the next generation.  by V Brandy LeMae, managing partner like W8 on Facebook   Ulla is running the Finland Young Ambassadors’ Program for a second […]

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3020 17th street kitchen & bath design

W8 UPDATE / 28 April 2013 new interiors project by V Brandy LeMae, managing partner Feast your eyes on this new kitchen and bath project by Ulla Lange for Boulder ZED Design Build. Let us know what you think. If you are interested in finding out more about W8’s residential kitchen, bath and interior design services please […]

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interior trends in finland

W8 UPDATE / 28 March 2013 Annual Housing Fair, Tampere by Ulla Lange interior designer / founding partner   White kitchens are making a comeback because they are spacious and airy. Adding splashes of color and contrasting materials keeps them from looking too cold or bland. Feature walls—created either with tile or wallpaper are a […]

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beyond grab bars and roll-in showers

W8 UPDATE / 28 December 2012 take aways from the 2012 Leading Age annual meeting & exposition In October, Leading Age—an association for not-for-profit and consumer organizations, research partners and foundations—held their annual meeting in Denver. I attended many interesting seminars that offered insight to the ever more expanding market of senior housing and care […]

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halloween 2012

31 October 2012   HAPPY HALLOWEEN FROM W8 [raw] Interior Designer Ulla Lange (dressed as a “house under construction”) with our client Morgan Young (dressed as “Running a Red Light”). Ulla and Joseph recently completed a remodel of Morgan’s house. The party was Morgan’s House Warming. Managing Partner Brandy LeMae (dessed as “Glam Witch” with […]

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photos from finland

W8 UPDATE / 8 September 2012 Round One Summer 2012 in Finland — my native country — a great place to see design, art and architecture. WDC 2012 — Helsinki = World Design Capital 2012 offered lots of visual delight and memorable experiences. CHAPEL OF SILENCE, IN THE HEART OF HELSINKI. The exterior was in […]

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