“Rough Cut” on American Public Television

From WGBH (my former employer) the birthplace of This Old House and New Yankee Workshop comes Rough Cut with Tommy Mac. The show, which features wood working projects, is hosted by the very attractive “Tommy Mac” aka Thomas J. MacDonald a fine furniture maker who spent two years honing his furniture making skills at the … Read more

Million Dollar Decorator returns: Letting the f-bomb’s fly

Sadly, the gentlest design soul in the land, Nathan Turner, is not returning to Season 2 of Million Dollar Decorators. We do have Kathryn Ireland, Mary McDonald, Jeffrey Alan Marks (with his trusted-to-be-shirtless sidekick Ross Cassidy) and Martyn Lawrence Bullard – talented designers all. But Nathan brought out the soul of season 1 and if … Read more

HGTV Green Home 2010 in Plymouth, MA – First Floor

Last week, I had the opportunity to take a designers’ tour of the 2010 HGTV Green Home in Plymouth, MA. Shaw Industries, who provides the majority of the floor and surface materials for the home, along with local Shaw distributor Ideal Floor of Cape Cod, hosted a lovely breakfast for local designers and media folks, … Read more