Tag Archives: North Carolina

“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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“On the Road with Kathryn”

Wow, what a great Holiday Entertaining Camp we just completed at The Swag Inn!  We had such fun for two full days and the most  incredible service and food at The Swag.  Thanks to Innkeepers Deener and Dan Matthews for … Continue reading

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Escape to the Lake!

I am so pleased to have the lovely summer cover of Carolina Home + Garden magazine!  Nothing says summer better than a trip to “The Lake House”!  Our clients, Susie and Jeff Noble from Charlotte, NC, gave us the wonderful … Continue reading

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Postcards from Tuscany

  With a group of eight girls, I enjoyed a glorious week in Tuscany in late June at Villa Fontanelle, which is near the quaint village of Montalcino in Tuscany. This lovely villa is owned by Piero Castellini, an interior designer from … Continue reading

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