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Designer Secrets: Decorating with Greenery

It’s no secret that I love gardens and greenery. I’ve posted before about some of my favorite garden inspirations and ideas. As a result, my interiors are never without a touch of green. Throughout my years of designing, I have developed some tricks for making the most impact with live...

Mixed Media: The 2015 Dallas Arts Fair

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This past weekend was the annual Dallas Arts Fair. I've written about attending the fair gala in the past, but this year, I thought I'd highlight some of the artists that caught my eye. One of the great things about the Dallas Arts Fair is that it allows me to...

Snapshots from Paris

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It's hard to believe that through all of my travels in Europe (Venice, Berlin, London), I have yet to blog about Paris. Artists have been flocking to Paris for centuries seeking inspiration for their work. I have always found trips to Paris to be uniquely inspiring. Everything in the city...

Translating Venetian Stripes

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Something I love about Venice is the classic, crisp awning stripes that are widely used as decorative accents - especially outdoors. I’ve always admired the striped mooring poles in the canal and the different color combinations of stripes throughout the city. I’ve written about my stripe obsession before, but seeing...

Venice Celebration, Part II

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The weather on Day Two of our Venice celebration was even better...which was a good thing since all of the planned events were outside. As I shared in the last post, my husband John and I celebrated our 10th wedding anniversary and his 50th birthday in Venice over the Memorial...