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Solaz Los Cabos

During my recent travels in Los Cabo, I was afforded an opportunity to do a site visit to a new resort under construction – Solaz Los Cabo.   While many luxury vacation resorts often offer many onsite amenities to lure clientele (which you will certainly find here too), the nature environment of Solaz is the key here. Situated in the semi-desert environment of Baja Sur California, visitors will find a property that strives to blend in perfectly with the landscape.…

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Bliss List Interiors

Mexico Interior Style

Continuing our focus on the country of Mexico, our latest post focuses Mexico interior design. The beauty of this style is that it leaves one with a lot of creative liberties. Mexican design can feel eclectic, it can feel warm and rustic with its use wood tones, pottery clay, and heavy use of earth tones throughout.  Or it can be taken in the direction of using very bright, vivid colors on fabric, walls, and accessories. This wide-ranging variety of design elements…

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Art + Culture Interiors

México

México! Last month I escaped to Cabo San Lucas with my bestie for a mid-winter vacation. Anyone who knows me, knows that winters are usually hard for me to tolerate. I’d looked forward to this trip for weeks knowing that I would escape to a warm, sunny place, with a beach… my peace place!  Into San Jose Cabo we flew, and immediately the change of scenery lifted my soul. Gone was the cold, dreary rain of D.C. replaced with the…

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Art + Culture Color Crush Interiors

Hiding in the “Shadow” – 2017 Benjamin Moore Color of the Year

Benjamin Moore’s Color of the Year, Shadow 2117-30   “Shadow” has been crowned the 2017 Color of the Year by American paint company, Benjamin Moore & Company. A dramatic statement hue, this deep, rich shade of purple evokes an air of sophistication. Shadow can be used to make a room feel cozy.   I would recommend this splashing this color in a bedroom or living/entertaining area. The use of the color would also pair nicely with a neutral palette by…

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Cozy Comfort for Wintertime Snuggles

Winter is officially amongst us. While I’m not really a fan of cold weather, ice, snow, wind, etc., as an introvert I can appreciate any opportunity that allows me to stay inside and curl up on my sofa. Warm hot chocolate or tea, along with a good book or movie sounds like the perfect retreat on a cold day! However, no sofa snuggle day would be complete without a good comfy blanket! Here are nine of cozy blankets that can not…

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Cloud Nine Color Crush

“Nature’s Neutral”

pantone greenery 2017

When Pantone announced its 2017 Color of the Year earlier this month, Greenery, it couldn’t have come at a better moment in life.  The color green is symbolic of many things – restoration, fresh beginnings, nature, life, growth, the environment, etc. As we mark the close of 2016, how amazing is it to have a color that reminds us to pause and take note of what’s around us. In the essence of our souls, green represents health and growth. At…

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Art + Culture Interiors The Business of Being Creative

Suites x Design

Over the last couple of years, a number of design fashion houses have tried their hands at hotel interior design.  Enjoying the luxury of these designers is no longer limited to the clothes that we place on our backs. We can now enjoy stylish fashion in the places where we rest our heads. Whether you’re in process of planning your next vacation and looking for a new luxurious experience, or you simply want to add a little something to your home…

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Interiors The Business of Being Creative

Starwood x Marriott: Is this a good thing?

In September, two of the best-known hotel groups merged to form the world’s largest hotel company. Marriott International acquired Starwood Hotels & Resorts. With these two groups combined, this singular hotel company will have 30 brands between them and over 5,700 hotel properties throughout the world. The merger is seen as mostly positive. Guests will now have a larger portfolio of properties to choose from, each of the brand’s loyalty programs are expected remain intact and be honored by both…

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Cloud Nine Interiors

9 Ways Jazz Up Your Bathroom Vanity

  The bathroom is undoubtedly one of the most used places in our homes. It’s the first place we head the moment the alarm goes off in the morning and it’s usually the last stop before we head to bed at night. Because we spend so much time in there, let’s make a place that you and your guest would love. One of the easiest way to add your personal touch to the bathroom with a minimal dollars is to style…

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9 Affordable Balcony Must Haves For Relaxing Bliss

Summer is unofficially upon us. Hooray for warm nights, fresh air, stars in the sky, cocktails, good books and quiet time on the balcony. Having my own little balcony in an urban town is a little luxury that I find hard to live without. Being able to come home after a hectic commute and sit on my slice of bliss is definitely a small pleasure of mine. It doesn’t matter how large or tiny your balcony/patio space is. There are affordable…

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