Category Archives: Interior Design

Peony Power!!

Oh dear, it is late February and my peonies are pushing their tiny  red stems up out of the ground.  As I said last week, I am SO worried for my plants! But with the tiny red shoots appearing, my … Continue reading

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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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Paint Finishes!

I am regularly asked what paint finishes I recommend for clients…flat, eggshell, semi-gloss, etc. Presently, I am working on a project that my client’s requirements for paint are 1) washability and 2) low VOC! Most of the paint that I … Continue reading

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“On The Road With Kathryn”: Other Lovely Sight From Saint Emillion!

Another interesting stop in Saint Emillion was Chateau Pavie. Stay tuned for an antiquing trip to the city of Bordeaux!

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“On The Road With Kathryn”: First Stop in France… St. Emillion

The first stop on our French wine adventure, was Saint Emillion and our first hotel was Hostellerie de Plaisance. This lovely medieval city’s buildings are carved in rock and the architecture is characterized by an elegant ascetic classicism. The warm, pale beige stone … Continue reading

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