The Imperfectionist Kitchen: Before & After

I love spending time in my kitchen.  When we saw our house for the very first time, I wasn't quite sure what to do with it, because I knew it would set the tone for the entire house.  Functionally, I knew I wanted to get rid of all upper cabinets and add open shelving- it's the way we like it- and I knew we wanted a massive island for working on and entertaining around, but other than that, I was pretty open.  Our kitchen was dark when we bought the house but it opened onto a sun-drenched breakfast area.  Here's what it looked like when we bought the house: ...

20 Mar 2014

Before & After: Our Loft

Do you remember when I felt like Norman Bates' mom in Psycho in my rocking chair when I first moved in to our house last year? ...

04 Mar 2014

Free!!

This blog has always been an outlet of sorts for me.  I try not to bore my friends and family with what's going on in our house, our business life and with my clients' projects, so the it's really my place to share those kinds of things.  Many of you are as design-obsessed as I am (probably more so even!) and don't mind hearing about why I picked a certain color for a sofa or what finish my kitchen faucet is or how I styled a table... or if  you do, you're very nice about it and don't say so.  (Thanks for that;) ...

03 Mar 2014

Our House is Out!!

I've been waiting for this day for what feels like forever!! (But in all actuality, only about a year and a half ;) I'm so excited to share with you that the new Spring 2014 issue of Domino Magazine is out on newsstands!! ...

28 Feb 2014

Our House Is Being Published By...

...a magazine that did things a little differently... ...

11 Dec 2013

Hydrangea Time


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05 Jun 2012