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Mary Alice Palmer

Mary Alice Palmer is a principal and director of hospitality interiors at HKS. She has a unique understanding of the creative process, stemming from her experience designing handbags, luxury goods, and Hollywood film sets. She is a recognized voice in the industry and was a college roommate of fashion icon Tom Ford.
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Designing Warm Outdoor Spaces for Winter 2020

As temperatures drop in the Northern Hemisphere, many people are eyeing winter with trepidation. Outdoor spaces have provided physical and mental respite from the pandemic—a chance for people to stretch their legs, chat with...