Category Archives: inspiration

18 Apr

Customized Maskros Light

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://We have all seen the Maskros light by IKEA used in many rooms. I have always seen them in their natural white state and was so surprised to spy it in a showroom all blinged out: Amazing. So simply. I … Continue reading
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17 Feb

Put a pin in it

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://I’m always one for being fashionable late, but I must say I’m sorry it took me so long to get to this party. The party I’m referring to is Pinterest. The other day while working ok so it was more … Continue reading
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20 Jul


Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://Lately I’ve been a bit obsessed with black and white and this pattern:   The obsession started with this LONNY picture:   It made another appearance in a black/pink color combo in the latest House Beautiful designed by Krista Ewart: … Continue reading
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08 Jul

Ottomans in the round

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://The use of ottomans in living rooms has become quite common. I love nothing more than seeing a tufted beauty being used as a coffee table.   While I normally see them in rectangular or square form the use of … Continue reading
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24 Jun

Trays! Trays! Trays!

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://If we’ve learned one thing from LONNY it’s that trays are in!   You can use them as a catch all on your vanity:   You can use them to tend bar.   You can use them for flowers and … Continue reading
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17 Jun

The many faces of jute webbing…

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://Jute webbing is normally used in upholstery projects. It can be purchased at your local fabric shop and is normally .40 a yard.     It’s normally hidden in upholstery projects, but there are ways you can use it in … Continue reading
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09 Jun

Chic Neutral Basics for a dining room

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://While searching for tufted chairs last week for a client I stumbled upon some great finds that I had to share.   I know Lands End has been all over the blog world with their new Canvas line, but what … Continue reading
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08 Jun

Sea foam green = new neutral!

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://Word around the design world is that sea foam green is the newest trend in neutrals!   I love it, because it reminds me of Jadeite milk glass. I love it so much that I’ve had my kitchen painted a … Continue reading
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04 Jun

Look for less: Sea life artwork

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://Lately we’ve been having lots of nice hot and sunny weather in NY. It has me constantly dreaming up ways I would design my beach house (Ah a girl can dream) .   I wouldn’t go crazy with crazy with … Continue reading
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28 May

Sunshine Accessories!

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://With the start of the long weekend only a couple of short hours away I know all of our thoughts our on sun, fun and of course BBQ’s!   Whether we are hosting our own BBQ or attending a family … Continue reading
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