Monthly Archives: April 2013

“Simple Pleasures & Little Luxuries”: Pimm’s Cup…Quintessentially British!

  One of my favorite “simple pleasures” for Spring and Summer is Pimm’s Cup!  It is a thirst quenching drink that I was first introduced to in London.  Pimm’s No. 1 , a gin-based drink was invented around 1840 by … Continue reading

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“Designer Notebook”: Finding Your Home’s Color Palette Part IV

Our final source of inspiration for developing a color palette for your home is….(of course my favorite!)   Often a client shows me a favorite piece of china and from there we start our color/design concept.  A few years ago … Continue reading

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“Inspiring Images”: Tablescape!

I have long thought that a collection of vintage globes would be great for a library.  And what a great collection for those of us who love to travel!   And there are so many lovely old globes in wonderful colors … Continue reading

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“Market Musings”: Colors of Spring!

Greetings from the High Point International Furniture Market! If you are wondering why I did not put up a post for the past two days, it is only because I have been looking at all of the fabulous new introductions … Continue reading

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“On the Road with Kathryn”: Market!

I will be leaving today for  this Spring’s High Point Market . While I am there, I will of course be visiting one my favorite showroom, Currey & Co. In January of this year, I did a book signing in their Atlanta … Continue reading

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