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March 23, 2013

Spring Blooms at Smith College – Color Inspiration!

Nothing like something (somethings!) from nature to inspire design thoughts….  I enjoy working with colors that range from subtle and muted to vibrant and bright;  nature […]
February 14, 2013

More than the House and its Interiors; The Grounds of the Biltmore Estate

My husband, Bill and I visited the Vanderbilts” Biltmore Estate last November.  I wrote about the house and its interiors in a previous post; here are […]
December 10, 2012

IFDA-New England Board Member, President Elect for 2014 and working on Special Projects for 2013

                    Having spent the last year working on membership for the IFDA-New England, starting in 2013, I […]
November 20, 2012

The Biltmore Estate – A Holiday Tour…The House and its Interiors!

My husband, Bill and I recently spent a few days in Asheville, North Carolina.  Asheville is home to a great arts community, as well as a […]
July 29, 2012

A Sense of Place: The 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremonies

                          Regardless of the type of design, any creator of art, architecture, interiors, graphics, […]
July 3, 2012

Highlighting Mad Men – Mid-Century Swag Lamps, Chandeliers and more…

Reflecting on the lingering memory of the latest season of  “Mad Men” and the wonderful interiors from that series, I think my favorite set is the […]
June 13, 2012

Vintage Interiors and Pendants to Match

                  To continue the theme of lighting, following last week”s “Illuminating Mad Men” post, and showcasing a variety […]
June 5, 2012

Illuminating Mad Men…Mid-Century Modern Lighting and the Floor Lamp

lightcolordesign.blogspot.com/2012_04_01_archive.html With the season finale of “Mad Men” fast approaching, before my thoughts stray from Don Draper and the 1960’s to other topics, I would like […]
May 15, 2012

Interior Designers: Do we have business practices that make us part of an Evil Empire?

The business end of interior design, particularly for a designer with her or his own practice is something that cannot be neglected.  Interior designers do not […]