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What’s On Your Thanksgiving Platter?

The clock is ticking and we all better be getting everything lined up and organized for “Turkey Day”! As you likely know by now, my Thanksgiving platters are blue and white! That should certainly come as no surprise. One of … Continue reading

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“Market Musings”: A Fresh Twist on Traditional!

One of my most intriguing finds at market was this incredible acrylic chair at Global Views!! A great twist on a traditional design, this chair would be great at a traditional desk or secretary ,  several around a dining or breakfast … Continue reading

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“Designer’s Notebook”: Glamorous Design From Rocky Mountain Hardware!

Recently I attended the Business of Design Summit in Las Vegas and had the opportunity to meet Roger Thomas. Roger is the designer for Steve Wynn’s Las Vegas properties. Our meeting was held at the Wynn and Roger spoke to … 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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