Sacred Space

This morning I read an article about real estate in NYC. One of the featured couples, who had just purchased a condo in the city, described their master bedroom as a “sacred space.” That idea sounded strangely “familiar” to me. Not sure anyone ever told me as a kid that the master was a sacred…

Trend vs. Taste

I never did love the look of white tile with dark grout, so when a recent article about design trends for 2021 described the look as “institutional” I was already in full agreement. But then the article went on to basically “trash” every interior decorating idea of the last few years. You know there’s gonna…

We’ve come a long way Barbie..

I was reminded this morning that no matter how dire these times may seem, it is important not to lose sight of how far we have come as a country. After all, we are the same people who created these, remember?

OH! Those Palm Beach Show Houses..

Do you ever wonder what they look like inside? “Each year, celebrated interior designers transform a magnificent estate into an elegant exhibition of fine furnishings, art and technology. This all began in 1973 when several dedicated supporters of Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club launched the Kips Bay Decorator Show House in Manhattan to raise…

What did YOU do this summer?

Oh, you went to Italy? How fun!! We tore our house apart..👍🙄 I took a tourist style, leisurely walking tour around our home this morning to capture the sights that are so unique to home remodeling. Anyone who has been through this process will no doubt get a shiver of recognition (aka a flashback..) surge…

The vision is (finally!) taking shape..

Well, the new furniture was delivered on Saturday and we love it.  What struck me immediately as I sat on the sofa was this: what a view!  We have never had a couch in that room before and relaxing there with a cup of coffee yesterday morning made me realize how nice it was to…