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This month's spotlight is on contemporary artist and decorative arts designer, Lindsay Cowles. Her work is so creative and unique, an artist who can seamlessly merge from canvas to textile without skipping a beat is pure talent. Her style is so fresh and brings major...

Last week we were celebrating back to school with some inspiration for your darling's bedroom makeover. This week, let's make sure they are prepared - backpack, supplies and essentials, have you been shopping yet? The inevitable back to school shop can be a daunting task,...

This week is a time for friends and family, freedom and gratefulness, and a time to embrace everything red, white and blue! From cookouts, cocktails, sun soaking and gathering on hillsides for fireworks, I am wishing you all a fun, safe and special weekend. In the...

Can metals really be mixed? Yes. I don't know where to start! Well, you came to the right place! Mixing does not mean competing - Your first step should be deciding which metal you would like to be the most dominant in your space. Once you have...

It's almost Easter, and another lovely opportunity to host a few of your most special guests. Playing hostess is such a treat for me, though it can bring on some minor anxieties - What will the menu be? What time? What drinks? What to wear...

Last week I attended the bi-annual Desert Design Days in Scottsdale. This wonderful event is hosted by some of the greatest design trade showrooms in the area, it's pretty much an out of this world field day for designers. I was so excited to don...

Art is the perfect outlet to express your personality in your home, furniture and accessories are part of your home decor story telling, but art is an expression of you. There is a reason one piece stands out to you more than another - so,...

Photoshoot days are always so exciting - nonstop, on the go, and exhausted at the finish line - but so darn exciting! I like to be on site bright and early to begin the process of staging. I arrive bright and early, with a Venti...

THE WACHS MIX: VALENTINE'S DAY EDITION The Wachs mix is a collection of items I am coveting, drooling over, dreaming of or simply inspired by - an exclusive segment in the monthly newsletter, if you have yet to join in then don't let another minute pass...