13 Jan Trend spotting from the Atlanta market

This past week, I spent a few days at the Atlanta market, where thousands of vendors and manufacturers come together to present the latest products for your home. After days of walking viewing and discussing with literally hundreds of showrooms, I see 5 trends that...

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05 Dec Introducing the Metropole Collection

All of us here are excited about the holidays.  And it seems like Santa has come a bit early and delivered us some beautiful new tile samples.  The new Metropole collection is now available and up for viewing at Haskell Interiors.  This newest mosaic collection...

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13 Nov 2015 Trends from the High Point Market

In a previous blog I mentioned my excitement to be attending the Fall International High Point Furniture Market.  With thousands of vendors exhibiting the latest products and trends, it is a must see event for designers. Well, unfortunately, life sometimes intervenes with the best laid plans...

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09 Oct Overhaul your bath!!

In my last blog, I gave you some of my ideas on how to makeover your living room and family room, without embarking on a complete renovation and spending 10’s of thousands of dollars.  By changing and updating just a few items – the right...

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29 May Chicago in Spring!

Last week I visited one of my favorite cities in the world:  Chicago!  Having my sister living there means I have an easy excuse to try and escape to the Windy City at least 2 – 3 times a year (just usually not from November...

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  Today, I want to explain the term, eglomise (ā-glə-mē-zā).  This is a French word meaning “gilded glass” where the back of a piece of glass is gilded with gold or silver leaf.  While the technique can be found dating back to pre-Roman times, it gained...

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