The Cottage at Cloudland Station

Last week Jill had the pleasure of visiting the north Georgia countryside, full of fall color, to tour the This Old House The Cottage at Cloudland Station in Chickamauga, Georgia. Not only is it set in a picturesque valley, this … Continue reading

Halloween Greetings from steve mckenzie’s!

Spooky wishes for a magical All Hallows Eve… We hope you enjoy all the spookiness surrounding this most mystical holiday! If you’re in the neighborhood, stop in the steve mckenzie’s showroom – who knows?! You may find a trick or treat … Continue reading

Tastemaker Tuesday – Chris W. Joseph

Elegant sophistication has never been so apparent in a person as it is in our new friend – and Men’s Style Concierge – Chris W. Joseph. We’re so grateful to have recently been introduced to Chris, a definite trendsetter, and … Continue reading

High Point Market Highlights

Another successful and exciting High Point Market has wrapped up, with colorful new launches and additions.  Our hearts and eyes were dancing with this collaboration of Cotton + quill fabric on a Dunes and Duchess glossy bench, against the backdrop of the dramatic Copacabana Cotton + quill textile.

Cotton + quill on a Chappy Bench from Dunes and Duchess

Cotton + quill Pendant/Capri color way on a Chappy Bench in New England Oyster Roast from Dunes and Duchess

New Libeco Bedding

New Libeco Bedding – All the colors play well together, and Belgian linens are a delight for restful sleeping.

The Old Wood Co. does it again.

The Old Wood Co. does it again.  Our Asheville maker knocks it out of the park with this Iron Buff finish.


Kannoa outdoor furniture is well-designed and functional, plus offers a full range of fabric colors and patterns so you can customize your space.  This aquamarine Congo Side Table can be used for seating too.

This is outdoor? You bet it is, from Laurie Bell and Kannoa.

This is outdoor? You bet it is, from Laurie Bell and Kannoa.

We spent more time in the Antique & Design Center of High Point, scoring some terrific finds!  The dealers ranged from classic art to art deco to textiles to eclectic vendors like Box Road.

Box Road Antiques

Box Road Antiques – everything from delicate Flow Blue plates to a fascinating flashlight collection and face jug.  Made me very happy…

Box Road Antiques

Now it’s time to get our Halloween costumes pulled together, and then start the countdown to Christmas! To ease the stress, we’ll be sharing some of our favorite holiday tips on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Periscope.  Enjoy the warm fall colors!

Add it to Your Calendar: Iris van Herpen at the High!

We’re so excited for the upcoming “Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion” exhibit (November 7, 2015-May 15, 2016) at the High Museum, and thought many of our friends and followers would be as well, so we’ve gathered a bit of information … Continue reading

Who you NEED to Meet: Augusta Wilson

Augusta Wilson, of Augusta Wilson Studio, is an artistic force to be reckoned with. And we’re thrilled to have the opportunity to introduce you to her at an upcoming showcase of her fantastic artwork, as well as this “Who you … Continue reading

Support a great cause while saving this holiday season!

Once again, steve mckenzie’s is proud to support a great cause, while helping our customers save money this holiday season… We’re participating in the Camp Twin Lakes Partners Card, offering folks 20% savings at more than 400 shops and restaurants! … Continue reading

Library Friday – Morris Louis Now: An American Master Revisited

Today, we’re reaching back out to steve mckenzie’s team member, Xavier Neuner, for his selection of another book from our library for this week’s Library Friday post… We’re especially excited for this selection, and how he compares the work of this … Continue reading

Designers supporting artists, thanks to Serenbe’s Artist in Residence Program!

In partnership with our friends at KMH Interiors, McKenzie Design is excited to participate in Serenbe’s Artist In Residence (AIR) program by donating their time to design and install the interiors of the first two artist residence cottages. These cottages … Continue reading

Alexander Girard – an Iconic Inspiration

The late Alexander Girard has been an inspiration to Steve since first seeing his iconic mid-century designs. When you think of mid-century design, chances are you envision a Girard design, whether you know it or not. As a multi-platform designer, … Continue reading