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Melissa Akkaway’s lifelong pursuit of the little details that drive each of us.

Cara Woodhouse - The Particulars


Cara Woodhouse

Accomplished interior and product designer and soon-to-be author. Cara imparts a distinct global sensibility throughout her New York-based, full-service design firm where she casts her clients as her greatest collaborators. Striving to create a unique experience in every space she designs, you'll find her portfolio of work to run the gamut from punchy and whimsical to craft-forward and storied.

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Beachy Keen

Color, pattern, and quirks galore. Fashion entrepreneur Melissa Akkawayused her eye for accessorizing to infuse hersunny SoCal bungalow with loads of personality

Particular Travel Guide: Aspen, Colorado - The Particulars


Particular Travel Guide: Aspen, Colorado