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1. Intro a) Using your talents to help others is a rewarding experience. Helping those less fortunate to have a sense of home has been a goal and mission for Kandrac & Kole. b) Starting with a “princess room” for Emma and onto Room Service Atlanta, Dwell with Dignity and Guatemala mission trips, our deeds have been varied and purposeful. 2. Making Generosity Part of our Growth Strategy a) EMMA – child of a 25 -year old mother who was a victim of domestic violence and had to move in with...
Every design project has a challenge (or sometimes several). Some are fun and challenging to deal with and some are not so fun. Join Kelly and Joann as they share stories from their many client projects and what they’ve learned over the years. IN THIS EPISODE: 1. Intro a. Every design project has a challenge (or sometimes several) some are fun and challenging to deal with and some not so fun - but in the end, we are always learning – even after all of these years. b. Some challenges...
Designing for Durability
Join Joann Kandrac and Kelly Kole as they discuss fabrics and their performance, best uses for different fabric types, and designing with pets and kids in mind. IN THIS EPISODE: I. Intro a) What are considered “performance” fabrics b) Properties of Crypton and Sunbrella c) Designing with pets and kids in mind d) Beach House Rental e) Outdoor products II. Performance a) “Performance can mean many things: abrasion, stain resistance, light fastness, flame retardance.” b) Abrasion:...
Our Favorite Paint Colors
Join Joann Kandrac and Kelly Kole as they share paint color trends, especially reflected in the automobile, fashion and interior design industries. IN THIS EPISODE: I. Intro a) Color trends – The major players b) Our favorites NOW c) Our favorites over the years d) Our Not so favorites II. Pantone – What is it? “As individuals around the world become more fascinated with color and realize its ability to convey deep messages and meanings, designers and brands are turning to...
Antiques are Cool
Join Joann Kandrac and Kelly Kole as they share their insights on their recent trip to the Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville and their thoughts on antiques in today’s world of design. Plus you’ll learn how Joann pulled her antique finds together to style her screened in porch. IN THIS EPISODE: I. What we saw at The Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville - Celebrating it’s 28th year this show is the longest-running, largest and most prestigious event of its kind in the country. It...
Why Hire an Interior Designer
Join Joann Kandrac and Kelly Kole as they share their insights on how working with a professional designer can save money, help you avoid costly mistakes and how you can take advantage of a professionals buying power. Plus they’ll share their Top 6 Reasons why you should hire an interior designer. What professional help do you pay for already that you may or may not be able to do yourself? a. Financial Planning/CPA/Taxes b. Landscaping c. Painting d. Plumbing/Electrical e. Car...
2018 Kitchen & Bath Trends
KBIS is really the voice of the kitchen and bath industry. Hear about their third trip with Modenus – the first being to Salone del Mobile in Milan and the 2nd being to KBIS in Las Vegas. Modenus Blogtour is run by Veronika Miller. She and her team hand select interior design bloggers from around the country to travel to international design events to bring their readers the latest interior design trends. The event is paid for by Sponsors who are leaders in the kitchen and bath...
Kandrac & Kole - Who are we? and Why We are Producing a Podcast?
Inside Design with Kandrac and Kole is hosted by two nationally published Atlanta Interior Designers, Joann Kandrac and Kelly Kole. These energetic women are also world travelers, charity givers and bloggers with a wealth of information to share and stories to tell about the interior design world. Join them every week for a lively conversation about the latest trends, travels to industry events, current design projects (the good, the bad and the ugly), do’s and don’ts, product...