December 3, 2012
Yesterday I had the pleasure of visiting the new Restoration Hardware store at Scottsdale Quarter. The store was built from the ground up in the past year on the location where Oakville Grocery built their store a few years ago. When that shopping center was being built, Arizona was at the height of the economic recession. I was surprised to see the project starting and relieved at the same time because it gave me hope for the future. Here we are a few years later and from the grandeur and beauty of Restoration Hardware’s store, you would never think there was ever a recession.…READ MORE
November 19, 2012
Using turquoise with white and black in a space will give the room a retro look of the 1950s or 1960s. Mixing lavenders and pinks with turquoise in a space will make it more feminine. The combination of apple green and turquoise is a youthful combination. Turquoise is often associated as a color of the Southwest and pairs well with its complementary color red-orange and terra cottas.
Turquoise is an excellent choice as we all…
November 15, 2012
Create a holiday wish list for a chance to win $10,000 on Hayneedle through December 19th. They’ve launched their *Create A Virtual Gift Wish List* contest on their own site in partnership with Olioboard. There’s no judge and the winner will be chosen at random!
Here are my two entries. Please go to the site and vote.
Hopes and Dreams and yes that ugly child is me.
Checking the List…
November 15, 2012
This room was created on Olioboard
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Traditional Entry design by New York Furniture And Accessories Hydrangea Home
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November 11, 2012
Long before television, computers and cell phones, families would gather in the parlor to play games and music and visit with guests. Today homes are built with spaces for offices and gigantic TV screens for watching sports or playing X-Box games. For many years I have had a room similar to a parlor which we now call a living room. The living room is where I like to spend time away from the distraction of…READ MORE
November 10, 2012
This design was created on Project Decor featuring Benjamin Moore’s paint color Lemon Sorbet.
November 8, 2012
Beginning with Halloween in October and until the new year in January there are so many occasions to gather with friends and family to eat, drink and be merry.
I have created an old world dining room hosted by Caravaggio’s Bacchus, the God of wine and intoxication. The design board was created on Olioboard. The furnishings are from My Two Designers and the wallpaper is from Schumacher.
I hope your holidays are full of…
November 6, 2012
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