HIGH POINT SPRING MARKET 2012

Textures were a noticeable presence at the Spring Market this year in High Point, NC. On everything from furniture to lighting, whether they were refined and sophisticated or unfinished and earthy, natural fibers and textured fabrics were all around. This beautiful 3-drawer chest is fabricated from birch wood and covered with burlap, with nailhead details. The natural appeal of burlap is accentuated when used in simple modern interiors, it can be add variety when placed with wood floors, and contrasts the clean lines of contemporary furniture. Consoles and table lamps alike were wrapped in rope, enhancing the traditional turned leg of this console table. The robust and textured finish makes

TANGERINE TANGO … AND MORE FRESH SUMMER COLORS

With the announcement of Pantone’s Color of the Year, Tangerine Tango, comes the realization that Summer is just around the corner. Energetic and vivacious, this vibrant color plays well with others, especially turquoise; for a brilliant contrast, or crisp white; as shown in these boldly patterned pillows. In the Spring fashion report, other colors to catch our eye with an honorable mention included Cockatoo and Margarita. These planters in turquoise (that’s Cockatoo to the refined eye) are the perfect way to add a splash of color to an outdoor patio. We like Margarita for its cheerful and energizing warmth. Team with Sea-foam when accessorizing, with these new glass vases, or paint a wall i