Tag Archives: 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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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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Design Inspiration: A Color Palette of Gray & Red!

When I travel, I am constantly surrounded by design inspiration. Everywhere I look, I find small design details, along with so much “full scale” inspiration! As I said earlier, I so enjoyed our stay in Beaune at Hostellerie de Levernois. … Continue reading

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Country Home Magazine!

I was thrilled to see my Noble / Lake James project in the latest issue of Country Home Magazine. Country Home is a “Meredith Special” publication that is published quarterly. It is always gratifying to see one’s design projects published in a national … 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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