Risotto Fest 2019!

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You know it’s going to be a good November day when it’s 75º, sunny, without a hint of humidity! However, you know it’s going to be a GREAT day, when you spend it outside at the Houston Design Center, sipping prosecco, sampling risotto from some of the best chefs in Houston, and having your new…

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The New Faces of Thorntree

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We would like to introduce you to several new faces at Thorntree that we have added to our team! Joining our team in early August, Lori H. Lori came to us from a local printing company, but is already at home at Thorntree! She is one of the first people who will welcome you when…

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Metrocon19 Kick-off Party!

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Dallas, Texas Thorntree was proud to partner with Corgan Associates in Dallas, Texas to host the kick-off party for Metrocon19 this year! The party was held on August 7th at the new offices of Corgan, in the ‘library/lounge’ area. It is a large and airy light-filled room on the 4th floor of their new building…

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Large Format Porcelain Presentations!

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In the constantly evolving industry of porcelain, it is nearly impossible to keep up with the latest methods of installation and fabrication. As professionals, it is important that we educate ourselves so that we can ensure that our clients will receive the best service and installation for their projects. Large format tile is no exception!  In…

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IIDA Product Runway 2019!

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Last Friday night was the 11th annual Product Runway, put on by IIDA at the Revention Music Center in downtown Houston benefitting the Houston Furniture Bank!                 This year, twenty teams came together to create a one-of-a-kind garment, representing their assigned Houston landmark, part of town, or iconic…

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A Star is Born!!!

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Yes… yes… we know you’re probably thinking of Bradley Cooper or Lady Gaga, but this Star is a bit different.  This is Étoile! At Thorntree, everyday we are lucky to be surrounded by exquisite natural stone and fine porcelain.  Then along comes Étoile de Rex, one of the latest lines from Florim, to make our…

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Spring is just around the corner, but first!!!…..

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It’s true what they say- the days often seem long but the months and years seem to fly by!  Once again, that has been the case with February! We started off the month  by hosting a happy hour with almost 50 of our friends over at the IACC.  We enjoyed wines and antipasti from Italy, got…

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Welcome 2019!

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With the rush of the holidays and the excitement of the New Year behind us, we typically look forward to a few days or weeks of down time to get caught up on things that had been put on the back burner those few busy weeks of December.  However, that has not been the case…

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

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It’s hard to believe that another year is coming to a close! 2018 has proven to be a wonderful year for Thorntree.  With everything from hosting CEU presentations to helping make Christmas special for some local elementary school children, we are proud of the work we have accomplished and the lives we have been privileged…

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Miracles & Murals!

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The inaugural night of Miracles & Murals took place Thursday, November 29, 2018 and what a night it was!  The event, put on by Luxe magazine, was held at the Ferrari of Houston Dealership to benefit Texas Children’s Hospital.  It was a night to remember! Its inception was inspired by the patients at Texas Children’s…

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