Monthly Archives: May 2011

MY WEDDING LIBRARY

Getting Married? My…how times have changed!  My eldest darling daughter is engaged and so our journey begins in the world of WEDDINGS!  What a business this has become! As many of you know, I have done my share of event … Continue reading

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SARAH’S KEY by Tatiana de Rosnay

A GREAT BOOK THAT REMINDS US OF THE PAST WE MUST NEVER FORGET Our latest book club novel, Sarah’s Key, has been around for a while, but was new to our group. While the story is painful, I loved the … Continue reading

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REPURPOSING NATURE IN DESIGN

There seems to be a lot going on in the world of design with the use of natural materials. Driftwood lamp bases, mirror frames built from raw wood materials and the like.  I came across Paul Schick over ten years … Continue reading

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THE POWER OF PAINT

I have always said if you want a quick way to effectively change a room, look to paint.  Color saturation in a room can completely re-characterize a space and transform it! From dark to light or vice versa! Recently, on … Continue reading

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