A Reader's Home & Treasure of Landscape and Chinoiserie Murals A Reader's Home & Treasure of Landscape and Chinoiserie Murals

This is the kind of email that for me, as a blogger, is so exciting to receive. In response to my recent post on windowless dining rooms, I ...

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8:55 AM

A Little London Loft A Little London Loft

I've had these photos of the Loft Suite at Covent Garden Hotel, London floating around in my inspiration file and thought it was final...

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5:21 AM

Tile as Art Tile as Art

When I first saw the composition of these four black and white tiles from New Ravenna Mosaics I thought it was a work of art - which, I rea...

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7:19 PM

Solution for a Windowless Dining Room Solution for a Windowless Dining Room

Earlier in the month I had wrote about my dilemma in decorating my small, windowless dining room that now functions more as a pass-thru tha...

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4:13 AM

Jennifer Sergent's DC by Design! Jennifer Sergent's DC by Design!

I was a big fan of Jennifer Sergent's work as Senior Editor at the recently closed Washington Spaces and am so happy to hear she has la...

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9:04 AM

Big Window Challenge = Eddie Ross Room Love Big Window Challenge = Eddie Ross Room Love

Hip, layered and fearless, Eddie Ross's design for Elle Decor's entry in the Big Window Challenge is a joyful celebration of the po...

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5:10 PM

Fireplaces in Kitchens Fireplaces in Kitchens

If I was building a dream house, a fireplace in the kitchen would be near the top of my wish list. This kitchen of Canadian designer Brian G...

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7:28 AM

I Spy:  Coincidence or Styling? I Spy: Coincidence or Styling?

Leafing through the March issue of Traditional Home , I noticed these light blue bottles in the room designed by Ruthie Sommers . Pretty and...

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6:58 AM

Traditional Home Honors Paul Corrie & Chance to Win A Room Design Traditional Home Honors Paul Corrie & Chance to Win A Room Design

D.C. designer Paul Corrie has been named as one of Traditional Home's 20 Young Designers to Watch . Paul was also one of two designer...

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8:37 AM

New Design Books (to me at least) New Design Books (to me at least)

Always on the look out for design books I haven't seen before, I've added two to my collection that I really like - Dream Homes and...

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5:35 AM

Charlotte's Call to Design Bloggers & Readers Charlotte's Call to Design Bloggers & Readers

Today Charlotte Moss made a pledge of $10,000 to help UNICEF help the children of Haiti. Recognizing the power of design blog readers to ma...

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4:26 PM

Mixing Faux & Real Flowers:  Would you? Mixing Faux & Real Flowers: Would you?

I know mixing real and faux flowers isn't something new, but I've never tried it myself. Above is a bouquet from Christmas, showing ...

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5:08 AM

Come in From the Cold: Dark, Cozy & Glam Come in From the Cold: Dark, Cozy & Glam

A library, a fully stocked bar cart and a comfortable chair = perfect antidote to freezing cold weather. Love the dark wood and gold tones....

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