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SMC Design: Confirmed Design Group for Cunard's Queen Mary 2

Since 1840, the ships of luxury operator Cunard have held a virtual throne among the cruise ship industry, Cunard's royal family of transatlantic liners, each bearing the name of long-standing British monarch, setting the standard for impeccable service and classically designed, refined interior architecture not to mention bringing some of the world's largest water going vessels to market.  

The Queen Mary 2 sits at the pinnacle of Cunard's fleet and is the culmination of 175 years of maritime history.  Launching the next chapter in her particularly famous career, Cunard has announced that she'll undergo a major architectural refit in 2016, tasking London-based hospitality design firm SMC Design with the redevelopment of QM2's interior spaces.

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Palm Springs Fine Art Fair - A Round-Up

The hardest part about art is quite simply in determining which of the ba-jillion pieces on the market today is meant for oneself.  That and determining where to hang large scale pieces on such small walls. 

Oh. And affording all of the amazing pieces you fall in love with.

This year's Palm Springs Fine Art Fair was no different and provided a number of opportunities to commit at least one of the seven deadly sins - envy. Two common thematic prevailed through the show - the element of surprise and interaction - both of which I quite thoroughly enjoyed. 

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