Rhonda Reinhart is the managing editor of D Home and D Weddings. She likes many things. Among them are mariachi bands, American Idol (but only on performance night), anything miniature, gin drinks (preferably not miniature), the color purple, the Best Week Ever blog, the Rico salad with shrimp at Mi Cocina (ask for it — it's not on the menu), live music, and Shimmy Dance Boot Camp. She looks forward to referencing these subjects on the blog as often as possible.

Repurposing Home Decor: Share Your Clever Ideas for Adapting Items for a Variety of Uses

When we featured the home of Dallas Flea founder Brittany Edwards Cobb in the July/August issue of D Home, one of the many things that stood out in the house was a pendant light Cobb turned into a coffee table for one of her second-floor balconies (pictured right). She also turned a vintage Louis Vuitton […]

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Today’s Obsession: Embroidered Otomi Pillows From Wisteria

Because of my obsession with all things Mexican (Day of the Dead figurines, vintage Mexican movie posters, chips and salsa), I was delighted to discover these colorful Otomi pillows in the latest Wisteria catalog. The hand-embroidered scenery on the pillows was inspired by the ancient wall paintings and textiles of the Otomi people of Guanajuato […]

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