Tag Archives: Collections

Shades of Blue

Just before Christmas I received this exquisite fish set from one of my dear college professors, Joyce Baldwin, who passed away early in the year. What a blessing for this lovely set to now live at Chestnut Cottage! I had great fun researching … Continue reading

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“What’s In Your Collection”: My Annual Trip to The Cashiers Antique Show!

I had a lovely trip on Saturday to the Cashiers Antique Show.  I always find lots of treasures at this show and I wanted to share some items that I find very special! My favorite source of exquisite majolica is … Continue reading

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“What’s In Your Collection”: Shades of Blue, Jasperware!

From the deep indigo blues to medium tone, to a soft light blue, there is something for everyone who desires to collect jasperware! Jasperware is perhaps the most celebrated accomplishment of legendary English potter Josiah Wedgwood.  Jasperware is a finely-grained … Continue reading

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“On the Road with Kathryn”: Theatre Memphis

I just returned from a wonderful weekend in Memphis.  I was the guest speaker for Theater Memphis’s gala fund raiser “By Design”.  I gave a presentation, “Setting the Stage for Creative Entertaining” and did a “collected tabletop” for this incredible … Continue reading

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“Tablescapes”: Hofman Studios

 Last weekend, I took a client to a very interesting studio in Asheville, NC.  I wanted her to meet a most delightful artist, Michael Hofman who is the owner of Hofman Studios.  His  hand built porcelains (and other beautiful things!) … Continue reading

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