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Celebration of Life

Posted by on May 28, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

The Hansborough Family regards Marilyn Doheny as the “hostess with the mostess” in this thank you published in the Tryon Daily Bulletin.

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Quilt Retreats 2014

Posted by on Feb 25, 2013 in Retreats | 0 comments

Quilt Retreats 2014

Dear Quilters, I am thrilled to offer exciting days for my “Over The Top” week long quilting retreats in 2014! I am trying to get as many days as I have interested quilters, since I can only handle 10 at a time. If you have a particular date or subject that you or your guild or your friends would like, please let me know; I will be glad to please as many quilters as possible! These classes start out with the Spectacular Fan Sampler that teaches the basics and more. The dates for these exciting classes for 2014 are: May 20-27 June...

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Egyptian Room

Posted by on Oct 20, 2012 in Portfolio | 0 comments

Egyptian Room

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Whimsey 1

Posted by on Oct 20, 2012 in Portfolio | 0 comments

Whimsey 1

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Slip into Southern Serenity

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in Featured, Portfolio | 0 comments

Slip into Southern Serenity

The Historic Melrose Inn was built in 1889 and is situated among the foothills of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, in the small friendly town of Tryon, North Carolina. When you visit you will step into the past, with a modern twist. The new owner is Marilyn Doheny, a world famous Contemporary Quilt Artist, author, decorator, and gourmet chef! Marilyn fondly calls the Melrose Inn “The Grand Old Dame” and has been bringing her back to life!  The inn has been extensively remodeled, renovated and intimately decorated. Your stay here will...

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Comfort Awaits You

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in Featured | 0 comments

Comfort Awaits You

Marilyn’s Historic Melrose Inn has been transformed into a lovely, comfortable, friendly home away from home. Each of the extensively decorated “Theme” bedrooms has its own private bathroom with bath and shower. The beauty and abundance within each room will amaze you. Select  a theme:  Equestrian, Floral Abundance, Birds and Nature, Egyptian, Jungle, Angels Abound, Renaissance, or Whimsy. For a visual tour of the rooms, click here and see what all of the excitement is about! Wi-Fi is available for guests. Dietary needs and...

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Relax On Our Front Porch

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in Featured, Portfolio | 0 comments

Relax On Our Front Porch

The Southern front porch…the original “social media platform.” Step back to a time when life’s moments were savored at a slower pace, and socialize with your hosts, other guests, and local characters in true Southern style and comfort.

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Savor Gourmet Cuisine

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in Featured, Home Page Portfolio, Portfolio | 0 comments

Savor Gourmet Cuisine

Every guest is treated to a gourmet breakfast each morning of their stay. Lunch and dinner are also available. With a world class chef on board, we’re sure all your dining experiences will be exceptional. And with our Friends of the Chef private dining club, you have the opportunity to relish a monthly fine dining event, plus special holiday dining events. Every month you’re presented with a different, exciting 5-7 course dinner that allows you to explore the highlights and subtleties of different cuisines and delicacies. For...

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