It all began with instagram. And then the article where I saw this photo and more. For those of you who do not know her, Kathy Sandler is super talented with the camera AND the written word. One day she started posting photos of one of the greatest kitchens I have ever seen, and I just HAPPENED to be on instagram at the time. And then came her article, revealing more from her tour of the Nashville Symphony Show House. One rarely sees a show house that is so consistent in style throughout. In fact, this is a highly unusual show house. I begged Kathy to share the kitchen with my readers, and I encourage you to continue on to her site to continue the tour of this home, after you visually devour this amuse-bouche of a dream kitchen. Please welcome our guest, Kathy Sandler, designer and Chief Blogtrix of Live The Fine Life: [Read more…]
Please welcome our guest hosts today: Gary Dicus and Harry Chittenden of Addison/Dicus. Their expertise in the world of fine rugs creates a contagious enthusiasm that might find you hopping the next flight to Tampa to go shop with these characters. My clients always appreciate learning about the fine things we are acquiring. When shopping for oriental rugs, education is key- there are so many different kinds of oriental rugs. It is important to understand the value of your investment.
Today Gary and Harry share some of the identifiable characteristics and historical significance of the Oushak rugs. Their knowledge is valuable, entertaining and educational. Enjoy the read: and when you decide you must have one, their contact information will be at the end of this post. [Read more…]