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The Interior Design industry is an endless renaissance of
innovation. There’s a constant reinvention and manipulation of materials that
delight and surprise the senses. So at January 30th’s WINTERMARKET @
DCOTA, it was no surprise that there were 35 programs presented by various
showrooms that left my head happily spinning.
The theme for Wintermarket
is individualism. It’s a simple word
to describe a very complex process of creativity, manipulation of materials, technique
The keynote panel was hosted by Joy Longhino of “Modern
Luxury Media’s South Florida Interiors Magazine”. The main topic of the
questions posed to the panelists centered on innovation. Jonathan Adler’s advice
on tapping creativity is to “follow your bliss”. Your gut and instincts will
guide you in the right direction. Eric Cohler’s creative success comes from
tweaking what exists and making it a little different. Taking tips from the
fashion industry, he stated, “The only way to look fashionable is to look like
a mental patient.” Laura Kirar’s technique is not to look at what others are
I also had the pleasure of meeting Kevin Kolanowski from
FUSE lighting. A former Interior Designer, he was customizing lighting fixtures
for a client, and was bitten by the lighting bug. His line is very diverse, but
my favorite pieces are made of strands of exotic baubles and crystals.
Jonathan Adler, Harley (Director of Inspiration) & Me
The newest Thomas Pheasant collection for Baker had my heart
Brunschwig & Fils Le Jardin Chinois fulfilled my fascination
of the far east with a collection reflecting its lifestyles, imagery, crafts,
I certainly left the day exhausted but inspired by many of
the fabrics, lighting, furniture, and accessories. I found something for every
one of my clients whatever their budget.
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