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Keeping Vacation Memories Alive

We all love going on vacation – a chance to relax and rejuvenate in a new place with our family and friends. I’ve also found that vacations can provide a wealth of design inspiration – whether an aged front door of a Nantucket fishing cottage or the sun-drenched exterior of a pueblo in New Mexico. […]

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Living Museums of Design – America’s Historic Homes

There is something awe-inspiring about visiting an old home – especially of a historic figure (whether a statesmen, writer, actor or artist).  I recently enjoyed a trip to Mark Twain’s home in Hartford, Connecticut.  Twain felt, as I do, that our homes are more than just a place to eat and sleep.  He said: ‘To […]

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