Every once in a while, I see love of an owner of a pet go well beyond what I'm capable of...and this would have to be one of those times. This cat walk would surely eliminate some of the issues involved in the care of a cat, but I'm...Read More
I travel all around and meet the most interesting people! On a trip to LA I met the lovely Stacey Kunstel and Michael Parenio, aka Dunes and Duchess, and became intrigued with some of their custom chandeliers. I've chatted with Stacey on several occasions at High Design in Atlanta's America's...Read More
Best of Houzz for 2013, voted on by the community of Houzz as one of the best on their site. We are pleased to share our ideas and projects with you!!
"Pantone Reveals Color of the Year for 2013: PANTONE 17-5641 Emerald Pantone LLC, an X-Rite company and the global authority on color and provider of professional color standards for the design industries, today announced PANTONE® 17-5641 Emerald, a lively, radiant, lush green, as the Color of the Year for 2013....Read More
Bridging the Generational GapFive Ways to Reach the Younger ConsumerBy Cheryl DraaA few years ago, I attended a seminar that reflected on the future of interior design. The speaker noted that most interior designers in that very audience were conducting their interior design businesses in an archaic manner. We had...Read More
Specific colors and their shadings are named differently and more specifically if they are seen by a guy..or a girl. Go figure!
Every once in awhile I just have to shake my head. What are people thinking? Case in point is this window treatment which was posted online for a forum in which I participate. Kendall Carter, who snapped the picture, shared this insight: "New custom window treatments ... New...Read More
I've been selected to be on the Sherwin -Williams Pro Advisory Panel, and will be learning about new trends, colors and hues in the coming weeks...I'm excited to be on the forefront of these discussions.
Every once in awhile I just have to shake my head and wonder..."What was the seamstress thinking?" Case in point I stayed at a condo in Florida recently (through a time share) and was taken aback by the skill level of the person who made the window treatments. Based on...Read More
Occasionally I've been asked to work on projects for groups I'm involved with. The last few weeks have been spent putting together a Pinterest Campaign for WFCP (Window Fashions Certified Professionals) to be used at the "Big Show" in Chicago coming up in a few weeks. I'm on the...Read More