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25th Anniversary – A Walk Down Memory Lane with The Whistling Elk

It’s hard to believe that 25 years ago just about this time I was collecting merchandise in my garage in preparation to taking possession of my first shop location in Chester  on May 1st, 1990.  It has been a wonderful … Continue reading

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Amusing Myself with the Latest Bling

It’s a new year, I have shopped like crazy in Atlanta for new merchandise and now it is just starting to roll into the shop…I  just love it! These magnetic jewels arrived yesterday! I have been walking around the shop and … Continue reading

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10 Tips for Creating Memorable Lighting in your home

Good Lighting makes a huge contribution to the beauty and functionality of a home.  And the addition of beautiful fixtures – chandeliers and lamps – creates delightful design elements in any room.  Whenever someone tells me they have recessed lighting and don’t need … Continue reading

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Atlanta Market – Shopping for Spring Merchandise

I AM READY TO GO TO ATLANTA AND SHOP! I have been working madly to plan for the next four days….so much fun! I leave tomorrow morning – so the shop will be closed for 4 days while I am … Continue reading

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Tea Anyone?

Our kitchen island is filled with our Teas and our serving ware collection. Our Bar made from reclaimed french pine is next to the “tea” table and filled with lots of tabletop goodies. The custom wall shelf hangs behind the … Continue reading

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Sparkling Crystal Chandeliers and Deliciously Scented Air

Ummm the Lampe Berger fragrance fills the air and the chandeliers sparkle like diamonds…this is the new main room of the Whistling Elk. You can just see the end of the elegant custom bookcase/cabinet on the right and on the … Continue reading

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The seasons are changing…time for cozy details at home

It’s that time of year when having a throw blanket to curl up with is really important. I love piling up a group of  throws in soft, natural colors with some of our custom pillows – It’s hard to resist … Continue reading

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bling lovin girl

Whether its on a little fabric covered box like this or  on a chandelier ya gotta luv bling! it makes a little jewlery pouch special… or jazzes up a little perfume tester tray… and pretty ribbons add feminine bling! you … Continue reading

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Little Paris Opens Quietly Today!!

Well, today was the day! We opened Little Paris to the public – we still have a few kinks to work out but we decided to go ahead and softly greet the world! Here’s a little virtual tour….its better to … Continue reading

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Everyone needs a little pink

I just finished painting the “Paris Apartment” in our Little Paris shop… it’s a beautiful shade of pink called Cotton Candy!  If you ever told me i’d be painting pink walls in any room of mine – I’d have laughed…. … Continue reading

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Surrounded by beauty

Good Evening…I’m so worn out from spending hours and hours and hours on website creation…so much uploading and design work!  I needed a break so i thought i’d just upload a picture here and say hi…i sold the painting in the background … Continue reading

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Details, details…

I find myself thinking incessantly about all the details that i have to oversee to accomplish the opening of the new shop, and planning like crazy – writing orders, making timelines, overseeing each piece of the project so no detail … Continue reading

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Chandeliers are like jewelry

…the right one is amazing in a room – the crowning glory! One of my favorite chandeliers…the Mayfair…when we have it in the shop we hang it low for impact. So pretty. The perfect balance of iron and crystal.  

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