Tag Archives: Kim Smith Designs

GloucesterCast With Kim Smith and Joey Ciaramitaro Taped 4/13/14

GloucesterCast With Kim Smith and Joey Ciaramitaro Taped 4/13/14 Topics Include: Gloucester, Massachusetts, Kim Smith Designs, Pleasant Street Tea and Coffee Co, Gloucester HarborWalk Cleanup, Catherine Ryan, Beth Chiancola, Susan Kelly, Jessie Carini, Earth Day April 22, Gloucester Strong With Art Haven … Continue reading

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Sign Up for My Column on Habitat Gardening

Bird Food!  ~ American Robin and American Holly (Ilex opaca) My regular readers are aware, as are my fellow GMG contributors, that I write a monthly column/newsletter on gardening, with a focus on designing welcoming habitats for birds and butterflies. My … Continue reading

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My New Website

When you have a spare moment, I hope you’ll have a look at my new website at Kim Smith Designs. I think the wordpress theme Twenty Twelve is especially terrific for sharing photographs, films, and design projects. The Home page is … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for the Gloucester Garden Tour

Jay Ramsey (right) and crew Mauricio (left) and Mike (center) On Tuesday, Jay Ramsey and his hard-working and dedicated crew from Farm Creek Landscaping, Mike and Mauricio, spent the morning whipping the HarborWalk Gardens into shape for Saturday’s Gloucester Garden … Continue reading

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Thank you!

Butterfly Courtyard with Native Dogwood (Cornus florida) Thank you so much to everyone who came to the Willowdale Estate Artist Spotlight Garden Tour Monday night. We had an absolutely wonderful turnout. I would especially like to thank Senator Bruce Tarr … Continue reading

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Can you guess who is the model in the photo?

Fellow GMG contributors who already know the answer to this, please do not guess. Thank you. Photography: Clark Quinn; Leopard Velvet Suit and Pill Box Hat: Kim Smith; Model: ??  Clue: For many years, we all enjoyed her stellar reporting.

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The Twelve Days of Christmas

The Twelve Days of Christmas Dinner Napkins Yesterday E.J. posted her photo of Haiti Projects merchandise for sale. I thought you might be interested to know that the set of four napkins pictured above was designed by me. My designs … Continue reading

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Gloucester Harbor Walk ~ What a Difference! Construction Phase Accomplished in Only a Few Months!

Congratulations and thank you to Mayor Kirk,  Sarah Garcia, Chris Muskopf, Jay Ramsey, and including everyone involved (there are many, many more than named here–these are the people I have had the pleasure to work with on the project) for … Continue reading

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Antennae for Design Circa 1930-1940 Dressing Table

Winter is the time of year when I especially enjoy working on interior home improvement projects. This fabulous vintage dressing table and mirror set were found at a local antique shop. I wasn’t planning on a dressing table for my … Continue reading

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Antennae for Design

January, February, March, and for we who dwell in New England, oftentimes well into April, are ideal months for interior home improvements. During these more homebound months I am actively seeking home and garden design inspiration. And, too, with projects … Continue reading

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