Day: January 23, 2021

Friday Five With Gil Melott of Studio 6F

Founder and Principal of Studio 6F, Gil Melott runs a creative design company with a focus on high end residential and boutique hospitality interior design. The business itself runs out of an award-winning design gallery and showroom in Chicago, and represents Melott’s furniture brand Gil Melott BESPOKE. You’ll also find sought after vintage furniture along with American contemporary makers and artists representing a variety of mediums. Studio 6F has been recognized for their unapologetic approach to integrating eras and styles in an eclectic yet harmonious way. Today Gil Melott joins us for Friday Five!

1. Artist Ronald Jackson
A formidable artist with a powerful mastery of color. A former military career man, the Alabama native is the child of southern landholders who led boycotts against the establishment and racial injustices. He captures the gaze and knowledge of human expression during those events.

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Photo courtesy Dries van Noten

2. Designer Dries Van Noten
The Belgian fashion designer has presented over 100 collections in his career. A third generation tailor, he embodies the idea that there continues to be great merit in learning a trade. I admire his

HEARTS Awards auction exceeds fundraising goal

Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network, announced that the HEARTS Awards auction exceeded its fundraising goal.

The online auction, which featured more than 70 one-of-a-kind plates creatively transformed by artists, designers, celebrities, influencers and special guests, raised more than $10,000 for No Kid Hungry, a national campaign to end child hunger.

The top-earning plates were:

  • “Piecemeal: Cotton Candy” by Alexander Julian, which raised $915;
  • “Cobalt Vase Plate” by Anna Bond, which raised $545; and
  • “Boca Grande” by Kelly O’Neal; which raised $305.

“Thank you to the organizations and individuals who worked so hard to help us raise funds and feed families,” said Sharon Davis, executive director of ART. “We look forward to hosting an in-person awards event this summer where we may gather together and celebrate leadership.”

“Generous artists and bidders helped us exceed our goal and providing relief to those in need during a challenging year,” said Cindy Morris, president and CEO of Dallas Market Center. “It is a tangible testament to the giving spirit of our industry community.”

The HEARTS Awards is a one-time special event being held in partnership and solidarity with 13 industry organizations to honor 13companies that have shown outstanding leadership,

Toko Mebel Jepara On-line

Furnishing your outside? According to University of Connecticut professor of horticulture George Elliot, hard water “can have a significant effect on vegetation, especially these rising in containers.” He explains that calcium and magnesium are two of the elements in limestone. Due to this fact, when a lawn or backyard is watered, deposits of lime that have an effect on the soil’s pH are left behind. White residue can kind on leaves, fading their colour from inexperienced to an ashen yellow. The excessive pH degree can cause an iron deficiency that won’t necessarily kill your crops. However, plants will lose their vitality and seem fragile and unhealthy.

Wicker furnishings is usually widespread for out of doors furnishings. It is created from interlaced slender branches and has distinct characteristics. It is gentle, strong and woven like characteristic which makes it extra appealing. Wicker furnishings can enhance any out of doors space with stress-free mood and tropical aura. It can be produced from rattan, bamboo or plastics. Rattan is more most popular because it brings out natural beauty with its pure end. Additionally it is imagine to convey luck and wealth in a single’s life.

The next essential step is to decide where …