Yarn’s End: What a yarn shop should look like

Yarn’s End: What a yarn shop should look like

I recently did the design plan for a yarn shop called Yarn’s End in Norwell, Massachusetts that I wanted to share. I’d done the design for their original location 3 years ago and was happy to tackle another location. Today, when I was in to take photos of the bathroom to share, customers were raving … Read more

XXX is in the Details: Upholstery

XXX is in the Details: Upholstery

I’ve been gathering images of great upholstery details for a while and decided it was time to share them. When coming up with a (hopefully) catchy title, I thought about the phrase “the devil is in the details”. I wondered then, does this expression mean what I think it does? Often, we use idiomatic phrases almost … Read more

Linda’s Dream House: Making An Entrance

Linda’s Dream House: Making An Entrance

I’ve always loved mural wallpaper, so what better way of making an entrance to the dream house than doing it up right in the front hall! First, here are some inspiration images I’ve been collecting for a long while. This first image is Suzanne Rheinstein’s New York Pied-a-Terre which features a gorgeous paper in the … Read more

Published: A Garden Home project in the news!

Published: A Garden Home project in the news!

I’m thrilled to share my latest magazine feature. This is a special Garden Home interior design project that I did in Duxbury, MA a couple of years ago. It’s been featured in an 8-page spread in the current issue of HOME Remodeling magazine just getting to newsstands now! {Cover}   This project was for a retired … Read more

Nook Cottage: Hanging Art

Nook Cottage: Hanging Art

As I’m waiting for my sofa and dining table to be delivered next week (finally!) I’ve started planning in earnest where I’ll be hanging my art. I have between 25-30 pieces ranging from fairly large (30×40) to teeny (5×5). Half of my collection just came out of my parent’s house including several watercolors by my … Read more