Casual Luxury

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From Drabulous to Fabulous: A Recap My six core design principles are truly the cure for all design dilemmas. These Casual Luxury principles did not come to me in a dream. I did not glean them from other designers. I came to these design principles through trial and error, my genetic predisposition, and intuition. I hope the results inspire...Read more
LET AMERICA'S TOP LIFESTYLE EXPERT INSPIRE YOU— IN PERSON! S&J Multimedia LLC is currently booking local and national appearances for Mar Jennings. This TV host, best-selling author and lifestyle realtor has wowed audiences far and...
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In keeping with my latest home design details in MAR silver, gold and brass, I have a doozy of a s MAR t tip for you, MAR tians— and a few personal MAR mories too. When I was growing up, I had my very own "designing women." My very creative mother and grandmother were sticklers for good design. In fact, my mother always said,...Read more
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Hello MAR tians!! If you have peeked outside your window or dipped a toe outside the front door lately, you may have noticed sure signs of seasonal change. Spring has arrived early for sure this year (and then seemed to disappear for a few days...
Hello MARtians TGIF! No matter where I am, I am always looking for the next big thing. Little did I know, the next big thing is not big at all. Lately, small is replacing oversized, overdone and out of scale when it comes to living spaces and designs. Truth be told, my focus for season two of “Life on Mar’s: The Home Makeover Show” is transforming six smaller homes with big style, big designs, and big visual impact. You will love it!
What a scene it was to be seen at the Global Scenic Services located in Bridgeport, Connecticut. If you’re not familiar with Global Scenic Services, think again. This company is the mastermind of the beautiful settings and backdrops for events...
Hello and Happy Friday MAR tians! If you don’t already know, "Life on Mar’s" has been renewed for a second season. I guess those Emmy® nominations were somewhat helpful. I have been very hands-on with this new season and...
Happy Friday! It has been a busy and productive week here at MAR tian HQ. This weekend is also going to be a busy one. I’ve left very little time for play within all the work I have to accomplish. Whew! Lots more going on from my a MAR zing...
Tonight is pizza night. Normally I’m already thinking about which toppings to choose, should I pick whole wheat crust or regular thin crust…and which wine would be a nice accompaniment? Rosé or Chianti? Tonight is different. I’m...