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Hunter Douglas goes to New York

Recently I found myself in New York over the Thanksgiving Holiday.  The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade ushers in the Christmas season with an overnight transformation.  This year I was invited by Hunter Douglas to enjoy a three day trip to the big city and what a great experience!  I’m always amazed at the innovative way that people decorate […]

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Contemporary + Traditional

The look of contemporary mixed with traditional is quite the trend these days but tricky to achieve. How do you mix what you already own with new pieces and not look like you have multiple personality disorder?

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Charming Winery Bed and Breakfast

Having recently been on a vacation to Italy, I came across the most charming winery bed and breakfast that seemed to jump out of a wonderland. The villa was created by a victorious gladiator in the 1500’s and has stood the test of time.

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Charcoal and Grey

Charcoals and Greys have been featured in many colour palettes this last year. A surge of modern décor textures continue to play a strong role for interiors. These draperies were colour blocked in layers of grey to incorporate a monochromatic look. Tammy from Center Stage Home Staging was the expert designer that put together this […]

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Linen Luxury

http://www.youth4media.eu/lists/files/ Linen has always been associated with luxury.  In times past only the rich could afford to travel to far off lands where soaring temperatures put a crinkle in their linen garments while they collected foreign art.  This inspiration of casual chic has found its way into home décor with great appeal the last few […]

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KRAVET | Fall Color Forecast: Burgundy

Fall Color Forecast: Burgundy At the first hint of the seasons changing from summer to fall, I’m ready to toss my warm weather wardrobe in favor of cashmere, leather, and suede. Big sweaters, boots, coats, I’m ready. Similarly, the bright, airy summer feel of a home can all of a sudden feel barren and cold. […]

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Are you scared of sheers?

www.sustainet.com/cityofvancouver/wwwr/   Are you scared of sheers? Do certain words make you wrinkle your nose and think of your granny’s living room that hasn’t been updated for thirty years? Well…granny’s stuff seems to be trendy again! When a new shipment of fabric books arrive at my office it always feels like Christmas! The thrill of […]

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What is the story…

Every fabric has a story to tell… Did it come from a plant, an animal or bug? Who’s hands touched it while it was being crafted? Do they find their home in Italy, Turkey or India? At the end of the day do they have a family to go home to? Some of the most […]

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