2014 Designer Rooms
POWDER ROOM James T. Farmer III JAMES FARMER DESIGNS 1114 Hwy. 96, Suite C-1 #353, Kathleen, GA 31047 (478) 988-9494; jamesfarmer.com
THE INSPIRATION “Powder rooms are jewel boxes within our homes. This space provides a respite of both form and function within a tight bit of architecture.”
THE DESIGNER AND HIS WORK James T. Farmer III is a Southern author, gardener, floral and interior designer, cook and garden-to-table lifestyle expert. He is the author of six books, including his latest, Dinner on the Grounds. Farmer is the national spokesperson for The American Camellia Society and is Editor-at-Large for Southern Living magazine. His design firm and storefront is located in his hometown of Perry, Georgia.
FAMILY STAIRCASE Loren Audrey Taylor, Allied ASID ANNA ABRAMS DESIGN 14 Eureka Ter., Newnan, GA 30263 (678) 662-3010; annaabramsdesign.com
THE DESIGNER AND HER WORK Named for her maternal grandmother, Loren Audrey Taylor founded boutique design firm Anna Abrams Design 10 years ago. Taylor’s design approach begins by focusing on the architecture of a space, embracing old and new to bring about fresh, continental and relevant results. She is a master at creating thoughtful rooms with unexpected details that reflect her clients’ lives. Taylor, a graduate of Southern Polytechnic State University, also studied interior design at Brenau University.
THE INSPIRATION “In the era of DIY and copycat design, I like to remind clients of the following quote from Coco Chanel: In order to be irreplaceable one must be unique.”
2014 DECORATORS’ SHOW HOUSE & GARDENS
2/27/14 4:02 PM