Sterling Silver

For centuries, we’ve been attracted to silver and gold. These metals connote affluence; wealth and prestige.  We continually see metallic influences in ready-to-wear, interior design, even our cars and phones!  Sterling silver with its soft,…

Entertaining at Home

A dinner party is a gift we give to others.  Good food and Great company culminates in a fabulous evening!  Whether it’s hosting the Super Bowl, celebrating a birthday, entertaining for business, or a casual…

Boston’s Top 10

Boston Magazine through a system of analytics, annually ranks all the 155 High Schools within the 495 belt. Small class sizes, lower Student / Teacher ratios, and a strong sports program are weighted more heavily. …

The Complex Psychology of Buying a Home

Homes come with far more emotional weight than any other investment we make. Our home is a refuge from the world, a place to raise your family, layered with memories and cherished belongings.  We fall…

Mixing – Classic meets Contemporary

Your home is a collection….a layered timeline of your experiences, interests, and points of view. Your life isn’t one dimensional, why should your home be? Fill your home with objects that reflect your passions. Mixing textures,…

FAVE PAGE: November / December VERANDA

My FAVE PAGE this month is found in the Nov/Dec issue of VERANDA magazine.  VERANDA is absolutely my favorite and this issue didn’t disappoint. This hi-rise condo in Downtown Houston is home to a fashion…

My Top 5 Interior Design Books

Suzanne Kasler: Timeless Style Her second book.  I LOVE her!! She has such a high spirited, classic style.  Her homes would be so fun to live in, tons of bright energy, extremely liveable. Rooms are…

Luis Bustamante – Brilliantly Merging Antiquities with Contemporary

LUIS BUSTAMANTE – Madrid Interior Designer, Sculptor, Painter Navigating the random “Design Alleys and Avenues” of Pinterest, I found Luis Bustamante,a Madrid Interior Designer. Trained as a Sculptor and Painter, you can appreciate his sense…

My FAVE PAGE: February – March 2014 Coastal Living

My FAVE PAGE this month comes from the February/March edition of Coastal Living.  I LOVE the Warm Yellow accented with Crisp White, layering in  Crystal and Mirrored pieces.  Warm and happy.  What a great way…