Cheers to New Experiences & Inspiration

So I just returned from North Carolina where I attended High Point Market with Publisher Allen Rolleri. I’ve heard about it throughout my career in design publications, but had never had the opportunity to attend. And let me tell you, it was truly overwhelming. Not just the sheer size and scale of High Point, but...
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Design Community Lends a Helping Hand

Our industry is not just an industry of hotels, but of hospitality, humanity—and one that, as exemplified through countless actions, has heart. A huge heart. Hospitality takes on a whole new meaning when the guests you are greeting and servicing are seeking refuge from a storm due to mandatory evacuation or total loss.
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Origins of Inspiration Can Be Found Anywhere

Super-duo Badgley Mischka—yes, the iconic fashion team who launched their brand in the late 1980s and their bridal line in the early ’90s—have lent their collective vision to interior furnishings, injecting their glamour into the products. The Badgley Mischka signature style of “simple, streamlined and thoroughly elegant” is no longer just for the catwalk and...
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Let’s Get Inspired

Music—both listening to it and playing piano; dancing; working out; traveling; cooking; artwork in its many forms. These are just some of my passions. And pursuing them, learning more, finding new and better ways of achieving them, partaking in activities relating to them, reading about them—you name it—inspires me. At Hotel Business Design, we’re listening...
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Nostalgic Design

“People ignore design that ignores people.” —Frank ChimeroI came across this quote and was immediately struck by its simplicity and honesty: If you don’t make that connection, leave that indelible impression on people, they’ll find something else that does.
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