Meet: Pantone Ultra Violet – 2018 Color of the Year According to Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute the color Violet, “communicates originality, ingenuity and visionary thinking.” I used it in a design for a communities model and it added a great positive vibe to the design. Look to see purple/violet in clothing […]
Meeting the Property Brothers at Highpoint! Sometimes it pays to be in the right place at the right time. I attended the Spring Highpoint Furniture Market in April. I always attend as a designer and as media because I write articles about lifestyle design and travel. I had just checked into the media room when […]
Who wouldn’t want an Oasis in their backyard? Think it’s too difficult or expensive? Watch this video from HGTV – you can do it!
It’s so easy to use this wonderful color the 2017 Pantone color of the year: Greenery. Add plants, add splashes of green in accessories, pillows, window fabric and so much more! In the newest edition of Traditional Home Magazine, they showcase some wonderful ways to “Green up” your space! Read more here from traditional Home […]
I’m heading back to High Point, NC for my 8th Market #HPMKT. It’s a whirlwind week but I am able to see what’s new and trending and upcoming for summer design. I meet with manufacturers, learn about trends, products, and more. I walk, and walk, and walk and I see so much while I’m there […]