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NY NOW Gift Show Recap

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NY NOW Gift Show Recap

Last week, Fiona, Don and Mindie attended the NY NOW Gift Show in -- you guessed it -- New York City! During this annual event, their goal is to seek out new items for the Fall, as well as upcoming holiday season. As usual, they were in luck and discovered lots of amazing pieces and products. While reluctant to disclose everything they purchased (they enjoy the surprise factor of waiting to reveal new items in-store), they did mention a few things they are excited to receive, including new Julie Vos Jewelry, Juliska Housewares, John Robshaw Textiles and new lighting products. They look...

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Upcoming Trends: Late 2016/Early 2017

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Okay, so before we get underway, we have a quick question.  Um, tracksuits...?  TRACKSUITS???  We heard a bird chirping the other day that these were on their way back, and… whatever.  If that’s what the kids wanna parade around in, then like we said, WHATEVER.  We have different ideas when it comes to dressing ourselves (like a little less polyester), but will always do our best to go with the flow!   Anyways... onto more serious conversation (we think!). Whilst looking around and anticipating the changing of the seasons, we’ve made some observations across the design realm – fashion, furniture, fabrics,...

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Brand Focus: Bunakara

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Brand Focus: Bunakara

Featuring Q & A with Bunakara owner/designer Joana Aranha and company architect Marta Aranha. All photographs courtesy of Bunakara. For each installment of “Brand Focus,” we highlight one of the amazing manufacturers and their products offered here at Dwelling & Design. This month, we are excited to tell you all about Bunakara, a hot new company set to take the design world by storm with its current collection of home furnishings. Inspired by knowledge, traditions and emotions of the past -- combined with present inspiration and their own unique vision – they produce pieces that can’t be found anywhere else. In...

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What's Up Magazine's "Best Of 2016" Party

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What's Up Magazine's "Best Of 2016" Party

Don and Fiona had a blast, getting the VIP treatment at What's Up Mag's "Best Of 2016" Party in Annapolis, as they took home the award for 'Best Home Decorating Store' on the Eastern Shore. They look forward to many more years of success as owners/designers of Dwelling & Design in Easton, MD.   From Don & Fiona:  "Thank you to everyone who voted... this was based on your overwhelming positive feedback and we couldn't do what we do without you!"

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What's Up Eastern Shore - 'Best of 2016'

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What's Up Eastern Shore - 'Best of 2016'

Dwelling & Design is pleased to be the recipient of What's Up Eastern Shore Magazine's 'Best of 2016' award for "Best Home Decorating Store".   This is determined by YOUR votes and positive feedback, so we want to say THANK YOU!!! We have accomplished a lot in the past year -- expanding the store and design center, and constructing a brand-new showroom.  Our loyal customers and incredible staff have gotten us thru all of the growing pains, helped our "new" store thrive, and we couldn't be more grateful. Thank you! Don Wooters & Fiona Newell Weeks

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