Monthly Archives: September 2014

A Guest Interview at Hadley Court!

Find me over on Hadley Court blog, www.hadleycourt.com for my interview , with my tips for creating your own entertaining and design style! See you back here next week!

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“Specialties of the House”: A Fall Favorite- Broccoli Cornbread!

It is hard to believe that summer is gone and fall is upon us!  I do love the coziness of fall, all of the colors and textures and wonderful smells!  So I can’t say that I am sad that fall … Continue reading

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“Designer’s Notebook”: Nina Campbell’s Cathay Collection for Autumn 2014

As promised last week, I would love to share with you Nina Campbell’s 2014 Fall collection called Cathay.  Nina Campbell has chosen the literary name for Imperial China for this collection of fabric and wallpapers of oriental inspiration.  This collection … Continue reading

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“Designer’s Notebook”: Over-Scaled Botanical Prints & Paintings

I have long been a fan of using over-scaled botanical prints or paintings  in my design work.  When I visited the 2009 Kips Bay Showhouse in New York, I fell in love with a pair of over-scaled prints in Bunny … Continue reading

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