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Greenery is Pantone’s Color Of The Year for 2017

Every year Pantone (the global color authority) selects the Color Of The Year and designers of all sorts can’t wait to hear the news. The announcement came today: Greenery, or Pantone 15-0343 is Color of the Year for 2017. Leatrice Eiseman, the executive director of the Pantone Color Institute says: “This is the color of hopefulness, and of… Continue reading Greenery is Pantone’s Color Of The Year for 2017

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Tips for a stylish Halloween Party

Halloween will be celebrated this weekend and I’m very excited because it’s one of my favorite holidays: creativity always runs wild!  Several of my clients are hosting parties at their homes this year and they asked me for advice to impress and entertain their guests. Here are some of the tips that I shared. STYLE People… Continue reading Tips for a stylish Halloween Party

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Desserts In Style – The Sweeteasy

While we are all impatiently waiting for The Great Gatsby opening tomorrow (I’m curious to see if Baz Luhrmann will enchant me or make me love Robert Redford and Mia Farrow even more in the movie from 1974 🙂 ), I am pleased to show you one of my dessert tables with a Roaring 20’s feel –… Continue reading Desserts In Style – The Sweeteasy

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Desserts In Style – S’More Love

Could we end 2011 better than this? I had a lot of fun designing a S’Mores table with flavored marshmallows, irresistible chocolate and graham crackers. Laura with Sweet Ribbon Events provided gorgeous textured linens, created the floral arrangement and personally made the wood charger plates that I used to display the different items. Stunning metal… Continue reading Desserts In Style – S’More Love

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Time to Tango with Pantone’s Color of the Year

Pantone released the Color of the Year for 2012: Tangerine Tango, a vibrant, cheerful and warm reddish orange that will brighten every event. Thank you Pantone! From men’s and women’s fashion to home accessories to beauty products (Sephora partnered with Pantone to create an exclusive collection), this sophisticated and seductive orange can be used in… Continue reading Time to Tango with Pantone’s Color of the Year

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Do you have room for a holiday tree this year?

I’m so ready for the holidays! I found this post on Apartment Therapy and I wanted to share the incredible creativity of readers and artists to replace the traditional Christmas tree in homes and public spaces. This looks like a great wall painting, but look closely and you will see… A myriad of tiny and… Continue reading Do you have room for a holiday tree this year?

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What I liked about… Margherita and Damion’s wedding

Margherita is a true Italian beauty. I had the privilege to help Margherita plan her wedding to Damion and it was a wonderful day. Both ceremony and reception took place at The Handlery Resort on a warm and sunny day in March. Her bouquet was a gorgeous combination of cream, green and violet pink roses… Continue reading What I liked about… Margherita and Damion’s wedding