Author Archives: catherineschager

About catherineschager

Interior Designer, ASID Allied Member, AKBD

Hello, Goodbye

Change happens.  This time, it’s a good and exciting change!  I’ve updated and changed my website, although you’ll find me at the same address:  I’m closing down this blog site and will have the new one at the address … Continue reading

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Four Fabulous Finds

Ugh.  I can’t believe it’s been nearly two weeks since I last posted!  Sorry.  Sometimes it’s challenging to come up with new stuff twice a week and I backslide.  Ah, but let’s move on to some new fun, cool, and … Continue reading

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NeoCon News

This week marked the annual madness and mayhem known in the design industry as NeoCon  at Chicago’s Merchandise Mart.  It’s three full days of the largest trade show and conference for commercial interiors with over 700 showrooms and exhibits and attendended … Continue reading

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Fascinating Farnsworth

I hope you have all been enjoying the heat in Chicago as it’s about to change tomorrow!  As the saying goes, if you don’t like the weather stick around 10 minutes and it’ll change.  Which brings me to the topic … Continue reading

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Today I honor and give thanks to all the brave men and women who have served our country in the armed forces.  Whether it be Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines or the Coast Guard, I’m grateful to those who have … Continue reading

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Super Summer Fabrics

If you’ve been in Chicago for the past few weeks, it doesn’t seem like Summer will ever arrive.  Yesterday I actually saw people wearing winter coats and hats, AND IT’S THE END OF MAY!! So, while I’ve been dreaming and longing … Continue reading

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There’s A Summer Place…..

Ok, call me old.  I don’t mind.  “There’s a Summer Place” has been one of my favorite pieces of music since I was a little girl. For me, it embodies the best of Summer memories.  Memories that encompass not … Continue reading

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