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Art + Culture Interiors

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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Creative's Spotlight The Business of Being Creative

Luis Barragán

My house is my refuge, an emotional piece of architecture, not a cold piece of convenience. Luis Ramiro Barragán Moffin was destined to create beautiful spaces. Having been born in 1902 into a family of well-to-do of builders and landowners, it is no surprise, that the landscape of his native home, Guadalajara (Jalisco), Mexico, and the influences around him would shape the course of his life. Barragán was a 20th century architect and engineer. While formally trained in civil engineering at Escuela…

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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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