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Dish Heaven

Richard Ginori Italian Porcelain – Hey there! I just got back from an amazing trip to Italy. It was a dream trip, but it did not compare to what I stumbled across in Firenze (that’s […]

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5 Musts for a Holiday Dining Room

It’s the time of year when our dining room rises to the forefront of the most used room in the home. With Thanksgiving and Christmas entertaining, we prepare for many houseguests, welcomed and unwelcomed, as […]

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Traditional Home Junior League of High Point Showhouse Journal

Well, the Traditional Home Junior League of High Point Showhouse has one last weekend and I’ve finally recovered from High Point Market and it’s almost time to go and take it all down.  But before […]

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Eric Ross Interiors

A Tale of Two Trees

I cannot believe it is already Christmastime. Every year Christmas seems to sneak up on us. Just as we are coming to the end of a very busy fall season decorating homes for elegant living […]

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Eric Ross Interiors

Darby Does Design A Guest Room for the Holidays Checklist

Welcome Back, my faithful followers! It’s been some time since my last blog, but the design business has been a-furry with news of Traditional Home 25th Anniversary Issue this and Charles Faudree that, and it has […]

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Eric Ross Interiors

Darby Does Design – A Warm Welcome

Are You Giving Guests Your Best? You may consider me a mere dog, but even I don’t want anything to do with something called a “Mud Room.” I might muss my fabulous fur! So when […]

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Eric Ross Interiors

Countdown to Planning the Perfect Fall Party — #7

7.  Plan for plenty of refreshment. Have a lot of only one or two libations for your guests. Don’t plan a full bar or even a signature cocktail. Provide wine paired with the meal and encourage byob […]

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