See you in 2008!

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year! Photography by Linda Merrill. Click image for larger view. I’ll be taking a mini-blog vacation until January 1st and which time I’ll be unveiling some new initiatives and refocusing on some long neglected content as well. So, here’s to a vibrant and beautiful 2008!

ICFF – International Contemporary Furniture Fair – Call to Entries

George Little Management, LLC (GLM), producer and manager of the ICFF, and Bernhardt Design announce a call for entries – deadline January 15, 2008. ICFF Studio invites submissions from designers working on any and all the product categories exhibited at the ICFF: furniture, seating, carpet and flooring, lighting, outdoor furniture, materials, wall coverings, accessories, textiles, … Read more

Movie Set Decor: Atonement

The new film Atonement which comes out this week and stars Keira Knightley and James McAvoy is partially set in British countryside of 1935. The New York Times had an interesting article this week about the Shropshire Mansion “Stokesay” that was used as the setting for part of the movie. This late 1800’s foreboding Victorian … Read more

Top Design Season 2 – Casting Call

BravoTV is seeking undiscovered interior design stars for the second season of its hit competition series TOP DESIGN! They’re looking for all types of artists, interior designers – up-and-comers, established professionals and those aspiring to greatness. The winner will receive a spread in ELLE DECOR, $100,000 and lots of media coverage. For complete application information: … Read more

Christmas at King Caesar House

Every year, the King Caesar House in Duxbury is dressed for the holidays by teams of local decorators and women’s groups for display to the public. The Duxbury Rural and Historical Society owns the King Caesar House (built by one of America’s first millionairs in the late 1700’s). I participated in the tour for several … Read more

Top Design: Season 2 is a go!

I’ve been waiting to be able to share this news! NEW YORK – December 6, 2007 – Bravo TV, home to the most talked-about and compelling reality series on television, today announced the return of “Top Design” for a second season in 2008. The announcement was made by Frances Berwick, Executive Vice President, Programming & … Read more