In her shoes

IN HER SHOES: Surroundings

  1. Stephanie Sabbe

    October 9th, 2009 at 2:38 pm

    You are at the top of my blog BFF list. I will look into that chevron tip.

    And I'm confused. Is this lady from TN and living in NE? The book?

    If so, I am going to email her immediately:)

    AND I think we should all go to NeoCon next year. Heard of it? It's in the Chicago Design Mart. Google it. We can start saving our pennies now and we can split hotel rooms. It's next May. It would be SO MUCH FUN.

  2. Linda Merrill

    October 9th, 2009 at 2:58 pm

    Dear Camila – thank you SO MUCH for including me in your "day in the life" post and for your kind words. It's truly an honor!! I've so enjoyed reading everyone's days, especially my Skirted Roundtable compatriots and am so glad we all had such different days to share. Although, I certainly have days like Joni's with fast food and late nights and like Megan, I sometimes actually see the ocean as well. So looking forward to who you have next. This is a great idea for an ongoing series. Bravo to you!

    Stephanie – the lecture I attended was by Donna Dorian. She lives in TN and was brought in to speak about her new book AT HOME IN TENNESSEE: Classic Historic Interiors. It seemed a little random at first – such a dedicated Southern theme for a Northern group of designers – but we're all about historic homes here as well and it was truly great to see how beautiful some of the homes were in TN, especially considering the remote location (vs. coastal New England). She showed beautiful images!

  3. Lauren

    October 9th, 2009 at 3:08 pm

    what a long day!!! loved getting a peak into Linda's life & hearing what she said about the seminars helping you put concepts into words so it's more easily discussed with clients… so true.

    xoxoxoxo

  4. Tamstyles

    October 9th, 2009 at 4:04 pm

    coowell. way to go.

  5. Design Esquire

    October 9th, 2009 at 4:06 pm

    Great post! I love the sneak peak on what happens at the Boston Design Center.

    I also laughed at the picture of the traffic on the southeast expressway – I was stuck in it too on my way home last night!

  6. Cote de Texas

    October 9th, 2009 at 4:19 pm

    omg – I am just exhausted reading this!! Linda, I loved this, plus I loved reading what you said about value in furniture, high costs, etc. – could be a good topic for SRT!

    Love this series – what a great idea.

    Joni

  7. fromtherightbank.com

    October 9th, 2009 at 4:40 pm

    I enjoyed looking into the days of all the ladies of the Roundtable. Well done, Camila in getting all three of them together!

  8. pink-to-green

    October 9th, 2009 at 6:54 pm

    Such a great series with very inspiring ladies; well done!

  9. The romantic query letter and the happy-ever-after

    October 9th, 2009 at 7:28 pm

    James White from F&B if I could have but one colour on every wall. I love their paints and your blog.
    Simone

  10. LindsB

    October 9th, 2009 at 7:57 pm

    Wow, what a fun day! I wish I was a decorator here so I could do to a day like that- it looks awesome!

    Thanks for another great In Her Shoes post!

  11. Urban Flea

    October 10th, 2009 at 12:12 am

    I really enjoyed going along for the ride with you, thanks for a good one m'dear, cheers!

    xo katherine aka. urban flea 🙂
    http://www.urbanfleadesign.net

  12. Ruthies Renewed Treasured

    October 10th, 2009 at 2:28 am

    Love the large mirror!!! I have a place I would love to hang that! Thanks for your post. Enjoy your blog.

  13. Bekah:

    October 10th, 2009 at 9:26 pm

    What a nice comment you left me, thanks. Your job looks soooooooo fun!

  14. Maria Killam

    October 11th, 2009 at 4:20 pm

    This is such a fun post you do Camila! Always fun to get a glimpse into another designer/blogger's day!

  15. Michelle

    October 12th, 2009 at 10:00 pm

    That was great; that is a full day!…and nice shoes Linda!

    Best,
    Michelle

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