Focus on the Fireplace

Abode Love Fireplace Mirror

A lot people have fireplaces in their home or apartments that no longer function as such. The mantles are fantastic architectural details however, and it's expensive - or violates property agreements - to do away with them. So below are some ways that designers have used mirrors to add more life to … [Read more...]

The Gift of A Glorious Window

Thanks-Giving Square Chapel with Dazzling Stained Glass windows

Visitors to the Phillip Johnson-designed Thanks-Giving Square in Dallas, Texas will enjoy the uniquely designed areas for meditation and reflection and the many outstanding architectural additions. The "Glory Window" (above) inside the spiral of the Chapel of Thanksgiving attracts thousand of … [Read more...]

Gardner Gratitude

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It's that time of year when we look at the things we are grateful for in life. Personally, there is so much to be thankful for, but there are also so many things that we are thankful for in our professional lives, we felt it needed to be expressed and shared. 1) Our Customers Without them, … [Read more...]

Have a Heart of Gratitude

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Getaway Color Ways: Paperhand Puppet Intervention

One of the many detailed designs from the PPI show 'I am an Insect'

There are a lot of people in the world who make it their mission to evoke change and promote positivity in many different ways. That's why, in Saxapahaw, North Carolina, it's not unusual to see large, colorful rabbits, frogs, bears and lots of other interesting creatures roaming around the local … [Read more...]

Flowing, Draping, Pillowing: Glass

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Since I was recently geeking-out at the Heatherwick Studio show at Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas, I thought it was worthwhile to show you just a few of the unique ways that Thomas Heatherwick and his band of merry designers have come up with some amazing buildings, interiors, and sculptures that … [Read more...]

Tremendous Happiness in Making Others Happy

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Getaway Color Ways: Christmas Tree Pickin’

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A great tradition among lots of families during this time of the year is an annual Christmas-tree picking day. There's just something special about having a real Christmas tree rather than an artificial one, and it makes it even more special when you can spend the day searching for the perfect one … [Read more...]

Happy Veterans Day!

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"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them." - John F. Kennedy … [Read more...]

Getaway Color Ways: Pumpkin Prowl

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During this time of the year it's pumpkin this, pumpkin that, pumpkin everything! From pies to lattes, pumpkins are definitely in high demand throughout fall, and not just for humans; the animals of the North Carolina Conservators Center also love getting their paws on one! That's why tomorrow, … [Read more...]