category archives: design

there is usually a showstopper room at the san francisco decorator showcase. last year, it was the living room by catherine kwong design, with a cy twombly like floor. living room | catherine kwong design | 2013 san francisco decorator showcase living room floor | painted by stancil studios | 2013 san francisco decorator showcase […]

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alison berger has been described as: ‘an artist whose medium is light and whose material is glass.’ she is an artist.  and, a craftsman.  she studied glassblowing at the rhode island school of design (RISD), where she apprenticed with dale chihuly.  chihuly’s work in blown glass is considered fine art. dale chihuly | dusky sky […]

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2014 radiant orchid photo credits wall street journal and chicago tribune color authority pantone, has named radiant orchid the color of the year for 2014.  pantone, a division of x-rite, provides professional color standards for the design industries. leatrice eiseman, executive director of the pantone color institute® associates orchid, which has purple, fushcia, and pink […]

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simplicity /sɪmˈplɪsɪti/ (noun) the quality or condition of being plain or uncomplicated in form or design oxford dictionaries a reflective stainless steel canopy supported by slender pillars. less really is more. the events pavilion | quai de belges | vieux port | marseille, france designed by foster + partners opening celebration 4 march 2013 photo […]

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wallcovering, textile, and product designer lori weitzner, one of the keynote speakers at design san francisco 2013, creates products that challenge your perceptions.  all are hand crafted by skilled international artisans.  many are made from natural or sustainable materials.  but, the most innovative are made from uncommon materials. have you ever seen wallpaper made from […]

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