Monthly Archives: October 2013

“On the Road with Kathryn”: Favorite Finds at High Point Market!

My friend Landon Shockey, of The Gilded Stag, introduced several great new painted pieces this market shown in the CR Laine showroom.  I love these fun little ottomans that can be tucked into almost any spot from Thibaut. Their clever … Continue reading

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Sophisticated Autumn Neutrals!

“Come, little leaves” said the Wind one day; “Come to the meadows with me and play. Put on your dresses of red and gold; for summer is past and the days grow cold.” I do love these very sophisticated neutrals … Continue reading

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“Autumns Brilliance”: Pantone’s Deep Lichen Green!

This week we will look at a few more of Autumn’s lovely colors.  One of my favorite shades of green is a rich, mossy green like Pantone’s Deep Lichen Green. Pantone refers to this color as a “cornerstone color”, which … Continue reading

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Autumn Orange in the Kitchen!

Who can resist a smile at the sight of orange crush! And a jar of homemade orange marmalade brings joy to any breakfast table! And these yummy little pumpkin pie bites would be a great  dessert idea for your fall … Continue reading

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Autumn Orange on a Collected Tabletop!

I fondly remember this orange “doggie” tablescape I did a couple of years ago for the Lennox Hill Hospital New York Gala! Orange is a great accent for a “collected tabletop”! This accent of orange with red is so very … Continue reading

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