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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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21 Aug Designing for your pets

A few weeks ago I shared with you some clever sleeping accommodations for your companion dog or cat.  Today I want to share some ideas and storage solutions for your companion’s food and water. Many times when we are designing a new kitchen space for a...

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