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Southern Traditions Become Contemporary at the Chancellor’s House Hotel

The Oxford Hotel with Contemporary Southern Charm The new boutique hotel in Oxford, MS, Chancellor’s House Hotel, represents a mosaic of Southern nostalgia, transitional timelessness and Ole Miss-inspired energy. A stroll through the space reveals key features that often repeat throughout, including focal fireplaces, elaborate chandeliers, barrel vaulted ceilings, marble floors, and white trim and molding. Creating a True Ole Miss Hotel: Interior Design Principal and Design Director Michael Crosby of Wilson Associates, and hotel founder David Porter, wanted to pay homage to Ole Miss while creating a timelessly Southern look that was distinctively local. Crosby wanted to evoke...

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How Design is Evolving With Epicurean Wanderlust

As today’s culture becomes increasingly swept away in epicurean passions, the number and caliber of bars and restaurants is on the rise as well. Because of this phenomenon, designers are beginning to study the best ways to create spaces that maximize customer enjoyment, improve service efficiency and drive profit and foot traffic. At the inaugural HI Design MEA event recently, Isabel Pintado, Managing Director of Wilson Associates Dubai, spoke alongside other respected  designers and industry leaders on trends in food and beverage, including the following topics: Food vs. Beverage: Beverage on the Rise The panel discussed the balance between the...

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