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Growing Fresh Air (Oh Yes, You Can!)

When I was in school and desperately broke, I decorated with plants because it was cheap. Later, I included plants in my floor plans for my clients largely for aesthetic value-there was always a plant or tree out there that could … Continued

What’s New In My Staging Kit This Week?

What’s New In My Staging Kit This Week? Whenever I ‘find’ anything new/different-or think of something unusual that really does a great job at helping me do my job, I always like to share it. Nothing extraordinary, just simple things that … Continued

My Most Unusual Project (SO FAR)

(a.k.a.  945 East Main Street, Shrub Oak NY, Part Deux) As a Decorator, making the most of unusual spaces was always my forte. As much as I enjoy the classical proportions of a center hall colonial; the challenge of bringing … Continued

Greening Westchester Is A Year-Round Proposition

Recycling and re-purposing are words we generally start hearing around spring…you know, when we start feeling alive again, and want to change the world. Recycling statistics for Westchester are very impressive, and  IMHO a lot of credit goes to both past-and present-county … Continued