Caroline Bagby in Custom Inspiration on April 30, 2013
The 139th Kentucky Derby is this weekend so it’s time to ditch your mediocre wardrobe and your drab dinner and drinks for some extra-special Southern swankiness. The Derby is more than just horses and gambling, it’s all about big hats, seersucker suits and mint juleps.
If that doesn’t tickle your equestrian fancy, than perhaps the [...]
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, Maker Spotlight on August 11, 2011
Meet Mary Anderson, owner and founder of BonTon designs. Her tile company, based in Golden Valley, MN, specializes in creating custom handmade tiles for residential and commercial spaces – no project is too big or too small.
The company name derives from the French “Bon Ton” (pronounced bawn tawn), and means ‘good or elegant form [...]
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, For Makers on July 12, 2011
Sometimes a piece of art just speaks to you. It’s a rare and special connection when an artist is able to capture the spirit of the intended owner in her work, and that is indeed the case with artist Gini Foley of Just Gini Jewellery and now-collector Joan German.
Joan lives in British Columbia, Canada. You’ll [...]