Category Archives: Blue and White Collections

GRATITUDE

    I feel a closeness to the readers of The Collected Room through their lovely comments.  I recently sent a copy of The Collected Tabletop to a special blog reader, Kelley Dibble, who lives in Guam.  I love how I can … Continue reading

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Happy Summer Solstice From Chestnut Cottage!

Wow, so much has happened since Leah’s birthday post for my birthday on March 10th!!  Sorry I’ve been away from The Collected Room for so many weeks.  I’ve missed all of you and have so many things to share with … Continue reading

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“Shades of Blue”: New Blue and White From Mottahedeh!

  While at the High Point Furniture Market , I always go in the Mottahedeh showroom!  This market I had the pleasure of meeting Wendy Kvalheim, the Design Director and CEO of Mottahedeh.  Wendy was so generous with her time … Continue reading

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Shades of Blue!

  At a recent antiques show in Cashiers, NC, temptation overcame me and I purchased a lovely dessert set! The shades of blue, plus browns and taupe immediately brought to mind the library at Chestnut Cottage. One of my very favorite fabrics hangs … Continue reading

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On the Road with Kathryn: Headed North to DC!

Last week I had the privilege of going to the Washington Design Center for a book event in the Kravet/Lee Jofa/Brunschwig showroom. First of all, I would like to say thanks to showroom manager Giles Gobert and his staff for all of their … Continue reading

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