The Skirted Roundtable on Digital Shelter Magazines PLUS a One King’s Lane Shopping Spree Giveaway!!

This week at The Skirted Roundtable, Joni, Megan and I chatted about the new media of digital magazines. Every month, more and more self-published magazines are sprouting up and they are all wonderful in their own unique ways. Without the financial burden of print costs, anyone with a smattering of graphic design skills can cobble … Read more

An Outdoor Kitchen Goes Environmental and Edible!

Contributed by Lori Dolnick What happens when 28 talented and creative high-end designers come together? A masterpiece is created. Plain and simple. The Pasadena Showcase House, a non-profit organization based in California chooses a home for an indoor, and outdoor makeover every year and the results are well, pretty amazing. The transformation process from basic … Read more

New England Design Hall of Fame – A gala evening for all!

The 4th Annual New England Design Hall of Fame Awards dinner was held this week at the State Room, overlooking Boston. In four short years, it has undoubtedly become the biggest night for the New England design industry. New England Home magazine founder Dan Kaplan created the Hall of Fame Awards and had the foresight … Read more

The Skirted Roundtable: Greet LeFevre joins us from Belgium!

Greet Lefevre with her husband Jan (l) and brother Stefaan (r) This week on The Skirted Roundtable, we chatted with the lovely Greet LeFevre from the blog Belgium Pearls about her family cabinetmaking business, her blog and her views on the popularity of Belgian design. Take a listen – her views on the Restoration Hardware … Read more

There’s always “Room to Dream” for kids in need

The mission of the Room to Dream Foundation is to create healing environments in hospitals, communities, and homes for children and adolescents who are facing chronic illnesses. As they recuperate and recover, the hope is that their renovated spaces will improve their quality of life, promote strength, imagination, self-worth, and aid in their recovery processes. … Read more