Category Archives: Parsons School of Design

An “A – Ha” Moment – No Reds, Greens, Pinks, Yellows or Oranges….

I was very fortunate to spend last week in NYC at Kravet’s  BlogFest 2012.   On Tuesday morning, up above the clouds on the 44th floor of the Hearst building, we heard Newell Turner, Editor-In-Chief of House Beautiful talk with a panel … Continue reading

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Why I love New York – the Museums!!!

Moma, the Met, the Guggenheim, the Museum of the City of New York, the Cooper Hewitt, the Neue – all of these hold a special place in my heart.  When I was in design school I spent hours upon hours … Continue reading

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Why I love New York – BROADWAY!

My father took me to my first Broadway in 1973 where we saw "PIPPIN" starring, Ben Vereen, John Rubinstein, Jill Clayburgh and Irene Ryan (Granny).  WOW!  It was life altering.  I wanted nothing more than to be on the stage, listen … Continue reading

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I don’t like quotes, but…..

I read something in USA Weekend Magazine that I really thought was profound… Tim Gunn, fashion guru, former Chair of Parsons Fashion Design School (and you all know that I am an alumni and fan of Parsons!) and current Chief … Continue reading

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Dive on in…..

Since we have been talking about tile this month I started reminiscing about NYC and my studies at Parsons.  In one of my classes on materials the professor kept stressing the need to look at connections.  How one material meets … Continue reading

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Lake Norman Woman Article – January 2009 “Capturing Style”

    

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