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Monday August 8th, 2011

sneak peeks by 19

sneak peek: crystal ellis of egg collective

Just two weeks ago, we got a little peek into the New Orleans home of Egg Collective designer Hillary Petrie, and today we’re heading north for a look into another Egg Collective home. Crystal Ellis lives in Providence, Rhode Island, where she just finished an MFA in sculpture at RISD. During her time at school,…

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Monday October 5th, 2009

interior design, sneak peeks by 29

sneak peek: allison cole

sneak peek: allison cole

illustrator allison cole and her husband rent a great renovated loft building in downtown pawtucket, rhode island. pawtucket is one town over from providence (allison is a risd alumn). they live down the street from slater mill, the first water powered cotton spinning mill in north america, but their particular building was built in 1870…

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Wednesday June 3rd, 2009

interior design, sneak peeks by 78

sneak peek: matthew bird

sneak peek: matthew bird

it was fun getting the email from matthew bird of the great shop, the curatorium,  and hearing that he had a revelation while putting together everything for his sneak peek:  he LOVES his house! his house and life is all about good things, not necessarily any specific kind of things. i think he summed it…

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Monday January 19th, 2009

interior design, sneak peeks by 50

sneak peek: tyler doran

sneak peek: tyler doran

today’s first sneak peek is into the 1890 home of tyler doran and his husband mark in providence rhode island. they instantly fell in love with the old victorian house with 12ft ceilings, columns and crown molding located near brown university. every square inch of the place needed repainting, but the result is absolutely stunning,…

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Monday March 19th, 2007

interior design, sneak peeks by 10

figments

figments

peggy lo, owner of providence design shop figments, was kind enough to share a sneak peek into her beautiful blue dining room. you can see a full sized photo right here and a description in peggy’s words below. [thanks peggy!] “Our small bungalow was built in 1935 by our neighbor’s grandfather. When furnishing the space,…

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