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Colored acrylic–yes or no?

I have long been a fan of acrylic furniture and am not ashamed to admit it!  But lately I am spotting a lot of colored acrylic that is unique and interesting.  Check out these ideas and tell me what you … Continue reading

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Ten things that made me happy in December

Falling snow will always make me happy.  I love nothing better than to stand in a quiet spot on the mountain and simply listen to the sound the snow makes when it hits the trees and the ground.  Heaven!  Click … Continue reading

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I want to live here

  Oh my…I could SO live here.  Let me count the ways: I have to begin with those amazing chairs.  I love what I call funky chairs and these certainly fit the bill.  And if a little more softness is … Continue reading

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Design questions answered: what is a live edge?

I have recently been asked by several different people what “live edge” means, so I thought it might be time to discuss this current trend. Live edge refers to the natural edge of a table or shelf as opposed to … Continue reading

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I want to live here

Welcome to the second installment of my “I want to live here” series where I feature rooms that appeal to me so much tha I actually want to live in them. As the song says, this room features a few … Continue reading

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Baby got (furniture) back

Few things are as unwelcoming as being greeted with the plain back of a chair or sofa as soon as you enter a room.  If you have one of those rooms where the back of your furniture is visible then … Continue reading

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I want to live here!

In my daily job and online activity I run across photos of beautiful homes all the time. Sometimes they are not my own personal style but I can appreciate the design and other times they are spot on and I … Continue reading

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