Glowing with gold: My Thanksgiving table
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Glowing with gold: My Thanksgiving table

This year I decided to go golden for my Thanksgiving table! The centerpiece is comprised of two shimmering leaf garlands from a local decor shop called Gordon’s of Metairie.  I placed a small wreath around my glass hurricane and wove burlap ribbon between it all. Here’s a tip: get a thick roll of burlap, ribbon … Continue reading

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A very vintage Halloween
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A very vintage Halloween

There are few cities in America that rival New Orleans for Halloween.  From our above-ground cemeteries to the ominous live oaks draped in Spanish moss… centuries-old historic homes and dark, twisting bayous… the scenery is as spooky as it gets. Add to that: a party paradise, real haunted houses and some of the best food … Continue reading

Kingsway House: Contemporary Design With Rich History
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Kingsway House: Contemporary Design With Rich History

A while back my neighbor told me he found his dream home.  Since his house is MY dream house, I figured this place must be amazing.  He was working on a movie that was being filmed at the Kingsway House, on New Orleans’ historic Esplanade Avenue.  It’s a 12,000 sq ft private residence that’s rented … Continue reading