Pair Paintings and Rugs

Add visual interest to your halls by assembling all of your favorites that don’t necessarily look great anywhere else and grouping them with cohesion in mind. Maybe its color, a collection or from a trip. Following the angle of the stairs, the Weston apple overlaps a small festive rug
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Design Your Fourth of July Part 2

Entertaining during the summer!   A beer table may be just what you need!  It is certainly easier to reach for bottles than someone getting up and down or serving everyone!  From beer (or wine) tables to star studded decorations it just takes planning to step up yo
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Design Your Fourth of July Part 1

With Navy blue as the most dominant dark color (velvet please) the backdrop for the 4th of July is in place with only vibrant additions needed for the full effect! If your permanent color scheme is not red, white and blue you can add one or more of the colors and a stripe or star betw
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Make Your Own Collection

An antique apothecary chest holds all items that don’t have another home. An interesting piece of furniture combined with contemporary art, an elephant foot print and Zebra sculpture. Mix it up for interest!
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Niche Collections

Add visual interest to your halls by assembling all of your favorites that don’t necessarily look great anywhere else and grouping them with cohesion in mind. Maybe its color, a collection or from a trip. This African themed grouping is based by my Grandmother’s antique drop leaf tabl
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Sub-Zero Wolf Introduces Their First Dishwasher!

Cove it is!  Just to get our attention Sub Zero put the new Cove dishwasher in the pool on top of the W Hotel in Scottsdale and celebrated it!  Luckily it was May and it is a dry heat!  Great get-together and now your Sub-Zero Wolf package can include a dishwasher! 
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Art As Your Focal Point

Do you have an emotional response to art? And enjoy surrounding yourself with your favorites? Many people do and most of us are not at Sotheby’s buying for millions. So what exists in most homes is a wide variety: prints, inexpensive pieces, a few pieces by artists you know, hobby pie
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Trends From High Point Market

75,000 people attend this market held for only a short week twice a year. Otherwise, High Point is in transition for the next market. The installations are for the week of market so each space/showroom has just moved in and is probably gone by now! A recurring theme this year was blue
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Adding texture to your room

Woven chairs and baskets exude an inviting and comfortable vibe – inside or out!  These chairs are for outdoor but could really be used for either. Other companies, of course, make additional options. But wheter it’s a chair, basket or woven ottoman, the texture adds an inv
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The Advantages of Canvas Art

Celebrate your uniqueness!  Your personal accumulation of what is visible in your home tells your story – so is it boring or interesting?  It takes more time to personalize than pick up a piece of art or an accessory but it is also more interesting.  Do you have p
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