INSPIRING & ENERGIZING
THE DESIGN INDUSTRY

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We’re excited to announce the dates for our Everyday Extraordinary Provence  Decor Tour! From May 15 – 22, 2018 we’ll be living everyday- the French way! We’ll based from a fabulous mas in the heart of Provence, for a remarkable week of textiles + design; oh and of course, food + wine! We’ve put together an […] Read More

Connect the Dots

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Susan and I are getting out of the bitter cold and going to sunny Florida for our "Spring Break." We'll be in Fort Myers/Estero at Miromar Design Center on March 29, 2018 presenting Connect the Dots. It's a 3 hour HSW CEU that has already been presented to rave reviews on the East Coast. Join […] Read More

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What's on your design destination bucket list? 2018 is going to be a year of inspiration and expanding design horizons for us and we want you to be part of it! Here is a sneak peek of where we're off to.  Stay tuned for more info. Got the travel bug?  If you'd like to join […] Read More

Prime ( Living) Press

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I was recently featured in the 2017 Lone Star State issue of PRIME Living—the luxury lifestyle magazine of Texas. Design acquaitance, Kimberley Paulus asked me to comment further on one of my trend presentations she attended. Those comments made it into Kimberley's Cocktails and Conversation column for Prime Living. Thanks Kimberley […] Read More

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"The whole of Paris is a vast university of Art, Literature and Music... it is worth anyone's while to dally here. Paris is a seminar, a post-graduate course in everything." Experience Paris as a Parisian for a week in January. Not only will you explore Paris, Maison & Objet and what’s becoming the best global […] Read More

Textile Week is Back!

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Fabric selection is the most favorite part of a designer’s job and the most difficult. Textiles are a complex discipline with staggering choices. I love talking textiles and frankly it’s a much-needed conversation. With the resurgence of the soft side of design, we are selling and specifying more fabrics than ever before- and in a […] Read More

We’re Going Back!

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   As many of you know, I am a self- confessed Francophile. ( OK, I admit, at times it is a borderline obsession.) I love everything about France; especially the South of France. I feel at home there and in my dream world would drop everything and move in a hot minute. But real life […] Read More

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A Unique Venetian Dream Come True! Our wonderful guest chef from Provence just happens to be from Venice and that got us thinking…there’s so much great textile and design history in Venice, so many new resources to discover and explore. Everyday Extraordinary Venice was born! We’ve booked a fabulous 4-story palazzo in the Castello sestieri […] Read More