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Top 9 DESIGNFinds | Edition #5

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Top 9 DESIGNFinds | Edition #5

Featuring top designer home furnishing items that can be found at Dwelling & Design. Conjuring Coastal. Elsie Lamp Dark Turquoise. LL920 $319 Birds of a Feather. Audubon Print. AR555 45 x 33 $2194 Elegant Form and Function. Echelon Sofa Hugger Table. FF741A $469 Striking and Stately. Blue Heron Print. AR561A 44 x 54 $875 Warm Winter Weaves. Arlecchino Throw. BED446 $194 Commanding Casual Comfort. President's Chair. FF748 $2683 Colorful Candy Stripes. Cranberry Velvet Pillow. PW3059 $90 Organic Ocean Odyssey. Ocean Gourde Table Lamp. LL916 $580 Country French. Sitio Stripe by Juliska. 4pc. setting $144 All Top 9 DESIGNFinds items are...

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Pantone Color of the Year: Classic Blue

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Pantone Color of the Year: Classic Blue

We gotta say, perhaps more so than any other COTY, the latest delivery from Pantone is right up our alley. Like straight down the middle, we know you’re coming, fastball…SWING *out of the park homer*, SPLASH *landing in Chesapeake Bay*. Grand-slam, game-winner. Let us count the ways in which blue runs thru our Eastern Shore of Maryland veins: American flag, Atlantic Ocean, Chesapeake Bay, Great Blue Heron, blue crabs, blue skies, our favorite blue & white decor, etc. etc. etc. Are we missing anything? We love rich, bold, deep colors so we’re stoked that Classic Blue has these strong qualities. Speaking...

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Top 9 DESIGNFinds | Edition #4

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Top 9 DESIGNFinds | Edition #4

Featuring top designer home furnishing items that can be found at Dwelling & Design. Clearly Spectacular. Globe Pendant by Juliska. Nickel finish. $785 Natural Setting. Bamboo 5pc. Flatware setting by Juliska. T942 $168 Kaleidoscope of Colors. Prism Artwork. AR552 $895 The Perfect Shade of Green. Emerald double gourd lamp w/ shade. LL908 $354 I See Seashells by the Seashore. Abalone Mirror. AC3391 $468 Cozy and Rosy. Tourangelle Pillow by Designers Guild. PW3155 $225 Relax and Enjoy the View. Camp Chair and Ottoman by Hickory Chair. FF722 $1899 / FF723 $834 Pleasing Pagoda Aromas. Seda France Pagoda Candle. $33 Lustrous Beauty for a Sweet Song. Paris Duet Ring by...

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Brand Focus: Hickory Chair

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Brand Focus: Hickory Chair

 A new line for us. But over a century of style, workmanship and innovation.  With its long and reputable history, Hickory Chair enjoys instant brand name recognition. Originating in 1911, an astute team of businessmen started the company in Hickory, North Carolina (hence the name!). Since then, HC has blazed a hugely successful path in the furniture universe with an eye-for-design, innovative production methods, unique client customizations and care for their highly skilled workers, now generations deep.  Classic American Style.  Hickory Chair is artisanal upholstery, defined by Classic American style. In the 1960’s, Jacqueline Kennedy brought this style to popularity,...

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COLOR TRENDS: Fall/Winter 2019

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COLOR TRENDS: Fall/Winter 2019

  It’s always fascinating to see what’s trending, even if we need a minute to warm up to the proposition. The design world can be a bit unpredictable, whether it’s jumping backwards (80’s) or ahead (90’s?), but that’s kind of what keeps us coming back. And admittedly, it’s kind of nice to have a small shot of traditional in there as well (cocktail pun very intentional), like that little comfort-zone where we feel safe and not too out of touch. These are the colors that categorically make sense around this time of year (Fall leaves changing colors; shorter days and darker, moodier Winter colors)....

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