Robin Callan

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Giveaway Winner

Yesterday I asked you to leave a comment telling me how long you've managed to keep a houseplant alive to be entered to win a copy of Indoor Plant Decor, and winner was selected via random number generator this morning. You've [...]

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Giveaway: Indoor Plant Decor Book

Red Chair Market Designer Tag Sale vendor Jenny Peterson had a booth next to mine and this could not have made me happier. Jenny was promoting her new book, Indoor Plant Decor, and sold tiny succulents and air plants in [...]

In the Works

Check out my new project: This baby's getting a makeover sometime this week. Just need to nail down the right upholstery fabric. Some of the options I'm considering from Bolt Fabrics: What's your vote??

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Celebri-Trees Charity Auction: Asleep at the Wheel Front Man Ray Benson’s Christmas Tree

Yesterday I got all braggy about the Celebri-Tree I decorated with KEYE anchor, Judy Maggio. Today I extend my brag session by showing you what I did for Ray Benson's Celebri-Tree. As I've mentioned, this is an event put on [...]

Celebri-Trees Charity Auction: KEYE Anchor Judy Maggio’s Christmas Tree

Thanksgiving may be two weeks away, but we're getting the Christmas season going early, thanks to our involvement with the UT Co-Op's Celebri-Tree event. Local celebrities are being paired with designers to decorate Christmas trees that will be auctioned off [...]

Fab Finds: Distinctive Modern Coffee Tables

While hunting down a coffee table for a client, I came across several that made me yearn. What about you? Anthropologie Handcarved Cartesian Coffee Table, $798. Novogratz' Rouge Coffee Table from CB2, $199 on sale (reg. $349) [...]

One Great Thing: West Elm Capiz Orb Pendants

No time for blogging lately--grrrrr, but yay! Yay, because I'm staying busy with a huge uptick in the client roster. Anytime I start getting sketchy about posting, you can always assume it's because my workload has gotten crazy. For a [...]

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Red Chair Market Designer Tag Sale Vendors to Know: Retrospective

It's been a week since Red Chair Market's first Designer Tag Sale and I've been meaning to showcase some of the other outstanding vendors of the event. I'd love to start with my neighbor across the aisle, Retrospective. As soon [...]

Picnic at The Contemporary Austin

Liam Gillick @ The Contemporary Austin   Looking for something fun to do Sunday? The Contemporary Austin is holding a fundraiser picnic among the supercool outdoor sculpture garden at Laguna Gloria. Featuring the work of artists Liam Gillick [...]

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like…

CHRISTMAS, Y'ALL!! Oh, the agony of everyone on Facebook, lamenting about the proliferation of Christmas decorations before trick-or-treating. Quel horror! Some of you know me well enough to understand that I have the opposite reaction to all of the holly [...]