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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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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 …

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Suzanne Kasler – Neutrals Design

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On Color: Casually Elegant Neutrals By Travis Neighbor Ward Published in Atlanta Magazine’s HOME When most people think of a room dominated by neutrals, they tend to think of a space aching for color. But, says interior designer Suzanne Kasler, this does not have to be the case. “What’s wonderful about designing with a neutral color palette is that you …

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Ultimate Guide to Armchairs

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Loving Arms: An appreciation of the humble armchair, the most versatile piece of living room furniture. By Travis Neighbor Ward Published in Departures Magazine Tub, club, wing, bergere, beanbag, fauteuil, lounge: Few genres of furniture have bent themselves so willingly to the designer’s hand as the armchair. The profusion of armchair categories is proof positive that necessity–the need for a …

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Chef Michael Tuohy Home Feature

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Epicurean Passion: Touring chef Michael Tuohy’s home reveals he collects cookbooks like Imelda Marcos collected shoes. By Travis Neighbor Ward Published in Atlanta Magazine. Like most chefs who own their own restaurants, Michael Tuohy virtually lives at his, which he opened on Cheshire Bridge Road one year ago. He’s there from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. or midnight six days …

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Smythson of Bond Street

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British Invasion: Smythson of Bond Street infiltrates Atlanta’s party scene By Travis Neighbor Ward Published in Atlanta Magazine’s HOME Leave it to the British to think of everything when it comes to etiquette and entertaining. Like this Entertaining Set from Smythson of Bond Street, England’s stationer to the stars. (The company has been known to custom match note cards to the …