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Design Rules: Context is king

Design Rules: Context is king

Last week I wrote about the perplexing array of products in the Neiman Marcus home department, and my friend, KitchenLab and design in a bag‘s Rebekah Zaveloff left a thoughtful comment about the important role context plays in shaping our perception. “I kept thinking, it’s all about how pieces are put together and the context […]

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Neiman Marcus Home: I’m perplexed (Plus! What does painting the den have to do with House Beautiful?)

Neiman Marcus Home: I’m perplexed (Plus! What does painting the den have to do with House Beautiful?)

Prologue: Refinishing my (much painted) vintage steel tanker desk is taking longer than I had expected when I started the wretched project a few weeks ago, but I’m in the home stretch, and I’m already planning the next step: transforming the extra bedroom (above) into a den. That’s right. A den. A man’s haven. A […]

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