Skirted Roundtable: Chatting with Suzanne Kasler and what is color sequencing anyway?

This week on The Skirted Roundtable, Megan, Joni and I chatted with the fabulous interior design Suzanne Kasler about her work, career and her newly released book “Inspired Interiors”. During our discussion, Suzanne mentioned the concept of “color sequencing” or “progression”, which raised some questions about what this meant and how it applied to interiors. … Read more

Skirted Roundtable: On Accessorizing and books for reading and books for show

Cover image from the new book ©Suzanne Kasler “Inspired Interiors” by Suzanne Kasler with Christine Pittel, Rizzoli New York, 2009. This week on The Skirted Roundtable Megan, Joni and I discuss accessorizing. Our conversation ranged from ferns to frames, bouquets to books. And, speaking of books-how does one fill up a big bank of books … Read more

Michael J. Lee Photography – Architectural Photography 101 is now in session

A couple of months ago, I had the honor of having a room that I designed photographed by Michael J. Lee. I have long admired Michael’s eye and how he captures a space. Michael’s photograph of New England Design Hall of Famer Richard FitzGerald’s Cape Cod house. See more here. Prior to hanging out his … Read more

An inside peak at Eric Ripert’s kitchen for his PBS TV Series – AVEC ERIC

We recently had an inside peak at world renowned chef, Eric Ripert’s show kitchen shot for his first solo TV series on PBS stations, AVEC ERIC. Ripert’s kitchen plays an important part in his creative process and is truly a reflection of his holistic approach to food and lifestyle. In each episode Chef Ripert guides … Read more