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Fresh From the Market

Fresh From the Market

March 21, 2012 0

This morning as I strolled around the Santa Monica Farmer’s Market, I smelled the lilacs. The scent evoked some wonderful memories from my childhood on the East Coast. In our garden we had beautiful

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Modern Hand Blocked Prints

Modern Hand Blocked Prints

March 3, 2012 0

Galbraith & Paul has some of the most charming prints for wallpaper and textiles. I have selected some of my favorites of their fabrics. It’s hard to narrow them down, they make me happy

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Uniquely Upholstered

Uniquely Upholstered

February 26, 2012 0

The choices for beautiful upholstery fabrics and leathers appears to be endless, and here are a just a few beautiful selections.These examples are distinctive both for the design of the furniture piece  as well

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It’s All In The Details

It’s All In The Details

February 17, 2012 0

While there are many opportunities to select furnishings and fabrics that give your interior a certain “look”, the truth is that there is a difference when you can afford to buy the “real thing”.

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Simply Nice Vessels

Simply Nice Vessels

February 12, 2012 0

I have to say that although I more often will specify under mount sinks on my projects, I do like these vessel type above counter sinks for their simplicity of style. If you have

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Comments on Color Trends

Comments on Color Trends

February 7, 2012 0

There are many ways to conceive of color and how you may or may not want to live with it. Benjamin Moore’s paints are among my favorites. There are wonderful and complex neutrals and

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Eclectic and Inspiring – Products by Allegra Hicks

Eclectic and Inspiring – Products by Allegra Hicks

February 2, 2012 0

Often I find inspiration from a rug’s pattern or a woven textile. Allegra Hicks’ designs are both elegant and bohemian. Colors are often subtle, but even when bold and bright can be used as

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Neutral Tiles with Punch

Neutral Tiles with Punch

January 29, 2012 0

There are so many beautiful tiles that your choices can be confusing at times. Here are some soft neutral tiles which will add texture and pattern in a subtle way. This can be a

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Thoughts on Fixtures for the Bathroom Sink

Thoughts on Fixtures for the Bathroom Sink

January 26, 2012 0

Bathroom sinks should have beautiful and functional faucets. They can be very modern or classic and elegant, but either way they are jewelry for your sink and should be chosen carefully. Try out the

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Colors and Contemporary Designs That Inspire

Colors and Contemporary Designs That Inspire

January 23, 2012 0

London designer, Kate Blee, has a wonderful sense of color and pattern. I love her rugs, they are subtle and cool with a sense of scale that really works. Her silk wall hangings are

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