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Posted on 03 Feb 2015 in All Posts, Firm Blog, Marrina Blog | 0 comments

print /print/ (verb) :to cause (words, images, etc.) to appear on paper or cloth by using a machine (called a printer) :to use a machine (called a printing press) to produce (books, newspapers, magazines, etc.) :to include (something) in a book, newspaper, magazine, etc.   (Merriam-Webster m-w.com)   Printing history goes back to the day […]

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These Are a Few of My Favorite Things_2014

Posted on 29 Dec 2014 in All Posts, Firm Blog, Marrina Blog, Staff Blogs | 0 comments

In the spirit of the season, I wanted to reflect back on the past year and share some moments of inspiration I found in 2014. (Click on the images for a link to the source of inspiration!) … January_Moses Bridge_Netherlands Just as the name suggests, this modern bridge literally parts the waters of the Fort de Roovere. […]

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Color in Design

Posted on 08 Jan 2014 in Saras Blog, Staff Blogs | 0 comments

Color can influence architecture and interior design in many ways. It can act as a source of calming, boldness to evoke energy or as a backdrop to let art, furniture or people speak as a main attraction. Color can stimulate an emotion and express an attitude the user wishes to portray. Color can be used […]

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Submerged Architecture

Posted on 11 Dec 2013 in Saras Blog, Uncategorized | 0 comments

With all the snow and cold weather around here wouldn’t we all like to go on a tropical vacation right about now?  Have you heard of the new trend popping up with luxury hotels?  Underwater rooms are quickly becoming popular in the hospitality industry but if you’d like to spend an evening with the fishes […]

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What is Timeless Design?

Posted on 01 Oct 2013 in Shelbies Blog | 0 comments

What is timeless design?  I was recently asked this question.  Trends come and go: distressed furniture, faux painted walls, floral sofas, olive colored refrigerators.  But there are a  few design elements that come to mind that I consider timeless. Wood.  It’s classic.  It’s modern.  It can set the backdrop to any style.  From wood floors […]

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