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Dwell with Dignity’s Thrift Studio Pop-Up Shop

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One of my favorite charities here in Dallas is Dwell with Dignity. If you’re not familiar, it’s a great nonprofit that provides furnishings, pantry items, and home makeovers to those struggling with poverty. Last night I attended the preview party for Thrift Studio, a 30-day pop-up shop that serves as...

Trash to Treasure: Sourcing at the Elephant’s Trunk Flea Market

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As a designer, I'm always on the lookout for one-of-a-kind items. I think the most interesting homes are full of furnishings, accessories, and art that reflect the owner's interests and adventures and that are gathered over a lifetime. Yet, more often than not, I'll open a design magazine and immediately recognize...

Washington Whirlwind

The curtain is down on the 26th Washington Connecticut Antique Show and friends, this was one for the books.  What began with a bang - literally, a gas explosion that left us scrambling for a new venue - culminated in a remarkable team effort and sparkling success for the Gunn...

Outdoor Inspiration in Connecticut Cottages & Gardens

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To celebrate my one-year anniversary as a design columnist for  Connecticut Cottages & Gardens, I thought I'd have a virtual cocktail party.  The May issue - beautiful through and through - focuses on Outdoor Living and I wanted to highlight some exceptional Connecticut resources. Pickets, Design Solutions, The Elemental Garden, New Preston...