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J. Toor: Oh, So Couture! - Perfecting the Custom-Tailored Suit for the Modern Gentleman

J. Toor: Oh, So Couture! - Perfecting the Custom-Tailored Suit for the Modern Gentleman
Hand-stitching, pick-stitching, piping, welting, embroidering and monogramming are not the usual list of topics that come up when one purchases a suit off the-rack at the local mega department store. However, these are the customary, yet very vital topics broached when choosing a personalized and completely custom-tailored suit from J. Toor – the newly invented... Read more »

Lights, Camera, Action! - High Point Market - The Greatest Show on Earth

Lights, Camera, Action! - High Point Market - The Greatest Show on Earth
Cue the feral crowd of interior designers and decorators from around the planet, raise crystal goblets of bubbly, and devour Italian hors d’oeuvres as the furniture barrens of the world host another High Point Market—Hollywood style! Twice a year, and only open to the trade, North Carolina morphs its quaint city of High Point into... Read more »

Paging Mr. Porter - The Perfect Soiree for the Fashion Elite

Paging Mr. Porter - The Perfect Soiree for the Fashion Elite
As an interior designer, I thumb through fashion magazines on a daily basis—and it never fails: I am always transported into the dream world of the über-fabulous when I see photographs of private cocktail parties. I find myself wondering who these people are and, most importantly, why I am never invited. I own a Ralph... Read more »
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Wu-ing The Crowd - The Fall/Winter 2012 Colletion By Jason Wu

A controlled frenzy of paparazzi surrounded the feral style-conscious spectators as they were all seemingly strategically placed around Anna Wintour, the renowned fashion goddess herself, waiting impatiently to witness what was referred to as the “hottest ticket in town” for New York’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week 2012 – Jason Wu’s new Chinese-inspired fashion collection. A West... Read more »

LIGHTOLOGY - The Science of Your Home Lighting Selections

Upon entering the magnificent 20,000-square-foot showroom of Lightology in Chicago, the magical illumination of thousands of lighting displays transports one into a transcendental state of electrical bliss. For an interior designer, taking a client to any lighting showroom – let alone one this size – can be a daunting task. We need to be well... Read more »