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Restoration Hardware Revival

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Restoration Hardware reinvents itself once again with its largest showroom ever in Buckhead By Travis Neighbor Ward Published in The Atlantan Magazine Driving by Restoration Hardware’s new showroom on Peachtree Road, it’s easy to mistake it for a hotel. Six stories tall, charcoal gray and adorned with an endless series of balconies and 12-foot-tall French doors (there are 220 doors total), the …

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Kelly Wearstler Interview

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 B is for Bergdorf: Kelly Wearstler, the interior design world’s “it” girl, has opened shop.  Published in The Atlantan magazine.  No one epitomizes glam décor like Kelly Wearstler, the only interior designer able to mix brass elephants with bold geometric rugs and still have it look sexy. But while some Wearstler fans content themselves by poring over her books (Domicilium Decoratus and …

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Suzanne Kasler – Orange Design

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On Color: One of fall’s most vibrant hues moves indoors By Travis Neighbor Ward Published in Atlanta Magazine’s HOME Interior designer Suzanne Kasler loves using strong accent colors when she designs a room, but she’s “not typically into orange.” Then she found an antique French chair upholstered in orange leather and it was love at first sight–and Kasler found herself …

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David Yurman Interview

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Judging from his portrait by Peter Lindbergh and his company’s $450 million annual profits, it would not be far-fetched to expect David Yurman to enter a room with bravado. In this photo—salt-and-pepper hair brushed back from his prominent brow, steely gaze off to one side, stubble, a black turtleneck clinging to his chest with Armani-esque adhesion—Yurman exudes the pent-up intensity …

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Cynthia Rowley-Ed Roland Design

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Bachelor Pad 101: Designer Cynthia Rowley Offers Decorating Tips for Ed Roland of Collective Soul By Travis Neighbor Ward Published in Atlanta Magazine There are those who approach home decorating according to the guidelines set by others. Then there are those who do whatever the heck they want because it looks cool–like Cynthia Rowley, fashion designer and co-author of the …