12 May 23, 2008

We’re Back from NSS

The National Stationery Show is over and we’re back home. Yay! Next week, I will be sharing photos, talking about the experience, and also getting started with a series of business posts. We just got back today though, and I need a little time to rest, upload photos, and really process everything.

First things first… Paul – you wanted some more home talk, yes? I liked your bitchy comment.

People, did you know that Madeline Weinrib rugs come in other colors? Besides the ones listed on the website?

Behold. It is PINK, and it will soon be here.

Pink Madeline Weinrib Zigzag Rug

Brandon and I bought it from ABC Carpet and Home as an anniversary gift to each other (we’ve been married for 4 years now). I like knowing that we’ll see the rug for years to come and remember that we bought it in New York, on our anniversary, after doing the National Stationery Show for the first time. Um, I also like the fact that the rug is pretty much perfect. For me, anyway. Pink? Zigzags? Oh yes.

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12 Comments

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    Amy
    May 23, 2008 at 7:04 pm

    Faithful reader, terrible at commenting. But love you so much wanted to let you know there’s an extra “t” in the carpet link.

    Love your house, own a bungalow in Columbus and it wants to be like yours when it grows up.

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    Hannah
    May 23, 2008 at 7:43 pm

    Gorgeous! It was so nice meeting you at the show, and I hope you guys did well.

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    Jane Flanagan
    May 23, 2008 at 8:00 pm

    Ooooh congrats! On the rug and the anniversary.

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    Jules
    May 23, 2008 at 10:13 pm

    Happy Anniversary!! Here’s to many more.

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    Silvia
    May 24, 2008 at 3:22 am

    Wow it’s a fantastic gift you’ve done to each other! And i wish you an eternity together full of love and health
    Silvia

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    Jasi
    May 24, 2008 at 10:15 am

    Love your stylish stationary- super glam. We’re a paperless home (mostly), so it’s just eye candy for me. But we’re in love with your decor. Paul’s bitchy comment was cute. Welcome back.

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    natalie
    May 26, 2008 at 4:29 pm

    Adorable! I love the pattern. Congrats on the anniversary!

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    May 30, 2008 at 4:46 pm

    […] We could have gone back home the next day, but it was our anniversary so we planned to stay in New York for it. We walked to ABC Carpet and Home (where I bought our pink zigzag Madeline Weinrib rug). […]

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    belledame
    May 31, 2008 at 1:32 pm

    i hope you waved in passing. i’ve been working in the flatiron for more than a decade. abc is often a great afterwork pick me up. although i only go to the home store, not the carpet store.

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    July 24, 2012 at 12:31 pm

    […] pink. And now coral too.) Next you add a contrasting pattern. In my case, the next thing would be my pink zigzag rug.You can stop at two patterns, but you don’t have to. I certainly don’t! Vary the scales […]

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