Vera Dordick

Vera Dordick

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Vera Dordick is a global communicator, and creative provocateur. She holds degrees in Journalism/Russian and Pastry and has had a life-long affair with creativity. Her dabbling focuses on interior design, including DIY, jewelry, cakes, sugar flowers, and fiber arts of all kinds.
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Posted in Hotels & Resorts | by Vera Dordick, on May 23, 2018

Travelers Get True Local Tel Aviv Experience at New Chic Urban Hotel

A new hotel in Tel Aviv, Israel is offering a more than just a place to spend the night: The Vera gives travelers the opportunity to experience the excitement of the city up close and personal, with artisanal amenities, art and design by local creatives, and a hyperlocal concierge. Located near one of Tel Aviv’s...

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Posted in Interiors | by Vera Dordick, on May 18, 2018

15 Fresh Interior Design Trends to Update Your Home

There’s no faster way to freshen up the decor of your home than by adopting some of the latest interior design trends. While some have been making their way to the forefront over the past year or so, others are very new for 2018. Incorporating new interior design trends doesn’t mean that you have to...

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Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Vera Dordick, on May 14, 2018

Tips for Choosing Second-Hand Furniture That Will Make Your Space

Decorating is fun and it’s very satisfying to see your home come together in a way that reflects your personality. Of course, this can also be very pricey. Furniture is a major investment and all the other decor elements can add up to a hefty total rather quickly. Those who are budget conscious — as...

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Posted in Interiors | by Vera Dordick, on May 8, 2018

Elements That Make Luxury Interior Design Eco-Friendly

Traditionally, eco-friendly characteristics have not been the focus of luxury interior design, however that is changing. Homeowners — and designers — are taking environmental concerns more seriously, incorporating eco-friendly elements in remodeling projects as well as new construction. Even if you’re just looking to refresh your living space, there are ways that you can add...

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Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Vera Dordick, on May 7, 2018

Serious Design, Whimsical Ideas Come to Life in Porky Hefer’s Animal Chairs

They’re quirky and cozy, but the whimsical air of works by artist Porky Hefer belies the deeper meaning of the hanging seats he creates. From animal shapes to ovate seats woven from various materials, the “nests” that the South African artist designs are definitely conversation pieces. The materials he uses, the craftspeople who contribute their...

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Posted in Bathroom | by Vera Dordick, on May 2, 2018

Bathroom Trends Push Toward Spa Experiences, Wellness Functions

While Eurocucina was the focus of this year’s Salone del Mobile in Milan, the annual International Bathroom Exhibition was also a draw. We found quite of few bathroom trends that can bring the latest innovations to your space, making this part of the house even more inviting. Sustainability was a strong theme among innovations, highlighting...

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Posted in Best Of | by Vera Dordick, on May 1, 2018

Los Angeles A-List Clients Fuel Business for Best Interior Designers

California may be the land of film stars, entertainment executives and technology entrepreneurs, but it’s also fertile ground for interior designers. So, it is no wonder that Los Angeles has many designers who cater to the high-end market, both for commercial and residential projects. Just like in New York, there is a wealth of creative...

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