Going to ‘GANA’

GANA Annual Conference 2014 - Orlando, Florida

  GANA is the Glass Association of North America, and I'm attending their annual conference this week in Orlando, Florida. No, no time for Mickey this time, because I'm serving as a representative of Gardner Glass Products. I am currently the Chair of the Mirror Division, and this will be my last … [Read more...]

Glass Wisdom on Creative Work

Inspirational quote on doing creative work by Baltimore native, and NPR personality, Ira Glass

Today's quote features some important wisdom for fostering creativity and good work, courtesy of Baltimore-native and NPR personality, Ira Glass: … [Read more...]

5 Backsplash Considerations

A glass backsplash can do so much for a kitchen design. It's practical: easy-to-clean, non-staining, and a breeze to maintain. With Dreamwalls' custom color matching process, you can get the exact match to any color you wish, and create a unifying element to your design. But there are a few … [Read more...]

2013 Kips Bay: Color & Shine

AndrewSuvalsky_Foyer_KipsBay_2013

The 2013 Kips Bay Decorator Show House opened up on May 7th during NY Design Week, and it was another stunner. This annual show house is a worthy cause as it serves as a fundraiser for The Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club; reportedly 15% of the charitable organization's operating budget comes from … [Read more...]

The BEST Interiors

Who says an office interior can't be fun? Perfect pops of color and a Dreamwalls Color Glass Dry Erase Board make the KeyBank in Clevland, Ohio eye-catching and fresh!

"The best interiors make your heart pound." -Interior decorator Tony Fornabaio, Elle Decor - November 06 [Perfect pops of color and a Dreamwalls Color Glass MessageBoard make the KeyBank interior in Cleveland, Ohio eye-catching and fresh.] … [Read more...]

Mirror Creativity in a Powder Room

KCS Powder Room

Eclectic Powder Room design by San Francisco Design-build KCS, Inc. The 35th Annual San Francisco Decorator Showcase featured the work of top Bay Area interior designers 2012. While full of beautiful rooms and talented designers, last year's showcase featured a room that stopped me in my tracks. … [Read more...]

Every Room Needs One

Mirrored Dining Room Wall

In an Associate Press article, Melissa Rayworth wrote about some ideas for "Letting the Sunshine In" to your home and interior spaces by interviewing HGTV personality Genevieve Gorder, "Design Star" producer Brian Patrick Flynn, and LA designer Betsy Burnham for their best tips. (To view the full … [Read more...]

5 Backsplash Questions To Answer

Dreamwalls - True White Backsplash

Your client is sold on a glass back splash for their kitchen. It's practical: easy-to-clean, non-staining, and a breeze to maintain. You are thrilled, because with custom color matching, you can get the exact match to that awesome textile you've chosen for the window treatments. But there are a few … [Read more...]

Tile ANY ColorSizeShapeThicknessFinish

Pepe Calderin Dining Room using variated red glass tile

We're talking tile this week. And I am amazed that glass isn't getting specified more in projects. With our product, you can have it coated it any color; and with our waterjet capabilities, you can cut it into any size or shape imaginable. But one project I first saw in Decorative Glass Magazine's … [Read more...]

HP Market Fall 2011: Squares, Loops & Cathedral Windows

Trends from High Point Fall 2011 - Shapes

The trend spotting from High Point Fall 2010 continues this week. For earlier topics, go HERE (Modern Menagerie), HERE (Wing Chairs, Menswear, & Pagodas), HERE (Customized Brights), or HERE (Red and a Touch of Dread). But today I show some general motifs I saw while breezing down the … [Read more...]