It all started in 5th grade, when a friend gave me a little decorative box as a gift. That present ignited a love affair with boxes that is still burning bright. Through the years, I’ve had fun creating a collection of boxes that includes everything from prized porcelain boxes from France to simple wooden boxes [...]
When you look through your closet, searching for something to wear, chances are you have a few go-to pieces that you select over and again, like those jeans that are as comfy as jammies or that shirt that brings out the color of your eyes. Similarly, when I decorate my home, I have a few [...]
After a long, hard day at work, for me, there is no better therapy than stepping into a steaming hot bath and letting the stress of life float away. Whether or not your bathroom is the place you go to relax and rejuvenate, make this all important space lovely and inviting. Here’s how.
I caught screen fever at an early age. I was just a little kid, playing at my friend’s house, when I happened into her dining room and spotted the most amazing floor screen standing behind the buffet. The large screen was beautiful, stretching almost to the ceiling, and it sucked me in with a force [...]
Remember when we treated our TVs like dirty little secrets, hiding them away in armoires where they couldn’t be seen, an embarrassing fact of life that was best concealed? Who could blame us? Those hulking, unsightly boxes were a decorating buzz-kill, marring the landscape of a room with their behemoth presence, trailing a constellation of [...]