Honored to be a contributor to the latest Traditional Home Great Kitchens issue, where I share TWO inspired table settings by stylish Texan Jolie Berndt. See how she entertains and you’ll understand why she is in demand to plan parties internationally. Head over to Traditional Home to check out the incredible kitchens, food and entertaining~
YEAR IN REVIEW: 2013 year literally flew by, bringing uplifting innovations and energy to the design world that should have good staying power in 2014. Let’s take a look through the CPD lens at the Kitchen, Bath, Home Technology, Design, Lighting and Style stars of 2013:Susan Serra
This lighting installation makes me want to have a dark cozy dining room so I can have a fixture just like it- it is brilliant! Of course, designed by the Ingo Maurer team, does that surprise you? I have a theory that Ingo Maurer customers must enjoy life significantly more than those who play it safe with lighting design decisions. Ingo Maurer designs are SO full of life, creativity, humor and energy. Would you have this in your home?
For more creative lighting, see this pinterest board. And follow me on pinterest while you are there! Have a creative day,
Please welcome Micle Mihai-Cristian, founder and CEO of Freshome, who I had the opportunity to meet at a We Are Social event in Cologne, where he spoke about the explosive growth of his popular site. Explosive, as in, from zero to over 40 MILLION visitors/year. Yes, you read that right. Just to put that into perspective, the population of New York City is 8 million, so that is some serious traffic. It is a pleasure to share the insight of Mihai’s own personal [Read more...]