Interior Design: Theme and Variations

A common musical style is known as “theme and variation,” in which a theme is established and then re-created with variations in rhythm, style and color. Each variation is a different “take” on the same theme and offers the opportunity for personalization and the creation of true art. Home decoration can be approached in much … Read more

Newburyport Kitchen Tour, Pt. 2, My Favorite Houses

Living room with teal blue chairs, hyde hair rug, cream leather sofa

  I’ve been blogging for the last week about the 2017 Newburyport Kitchen Tour here and here.  Today, my final post will feature my two favorite houses on the tour. I think they are my favorite because of the use of space, thoughtful kitchen and interior design decisions and a cohesive design style that fits … Read more

Shamelessly asking for your vote!

Hello and good morning to you! I hope you had a great weekend. Mine was most excellent? Do you watch Game of Thrones? Last night’s episode was quite thrilling, although I do wish they could figure out a way of showing how much time passes between scenes. People and whole armies seem to move continent … Read more

2017 Newburyport Kitchen Tour, Pt. 1 and the case of the missing design element.

  Okay, well, this really should be called 2017 Newburyport Kitchen Tour, Pt. 2 because I’ve already done a post of the gardens and landscaping. But this post and the next will showcase the kitchens and related interiors of the houses. I’m breaking it into two because I took a lot of photos and I … Read more