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Iris Inspiring

What inspires you?  Is it a person, a place, a thing?  Is it nature or architecture?  Is it a color, or a shade, or a shadow? This past week end, I watched the documentary film on Iris Apfel.  Iris was an interior designer, a textile business woman (Old World Weavers), and today, an international fashion icon.  Oh, her jewelry! I know for a fact that …

WHY I DO WHAT I DO

I chose the interiors industry because I personally believe that when your surroundings are beautiful and functional your life is much easier and more enjoyable.  And, it helps that I am energized, inspired, and completely passionate about all things design. As a young girl in rural Arkansas, I would observe my mother and her best friend, Miss Peggy, take stab after stab at re-arranging the …