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NUGGETS FROM THE WORLD OF RESIDENTIAL DESIGN
Top 2023 Wellness Products And Trends From Design & Construction Week

Design & Construction Week is one of my must-go events every year. Combining the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show and International Builder’s Show, along with other smaller gatherings for the trade, it’s the top expo for seeing the latest and greatest new releases and trends. I wrote about the top wellness-enhancing finds at DCW for Forbes.com this week. You can read that here, and join me and my contributors for a Clubhouse conversation this afternoon too!

Electric fireplace with a white mantle, white walls and bookcase and white couch.

New, realistic-looking electric fireplaces enhance safety, health, comfort and joy
(Photo: Heat & Glo)

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BONUS NUGGET

I wrote about the one-year anniversary of the Ukraine war on Friday, which may seem like an odd fit for a design blog! But there is a surprise tie-in. It turns out that Ukraine has a thriving interior design industry, and it has great products at great prices for American and Canadian builders and designers. You can read more about that in my Forbes.com article here.

hotel room with bed, settee and side table.

Hotelier Jeff Michels has specified Ukrainian furniture, textiles and design services for his rooms.
(PHOTO: HOTEL LUMBERJACK)

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SOCIAL GOLD

 

COMING UP THIS YEAR:

What other topics do you want to hear about in the new year? Comment below and let me know.

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PAST CLUBHOUSE RECORDINGS

Here are links to Clubhouse recordings from past sessions.

2023 Recordings:

Bathroom with freestanding tub, floor to ceiling window with nature view and fireplace.

2022 Recordings:

2021 Recordings:

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GOLD DUST

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Jamie Gold, CKD, CAPS, MCCWC
San Diego, CA

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