Archive, April 2013.

Your entrance foyer is a statement for the rest of your home

'' A house is made of walls and beams; a home is built with love and dreams.'' - Unknown

It's warming up - time to strip down!

That which is striking and beautiful is not always good, but that which is good is always beautiful. - Ninon de L'Enclos

For the love of dogs!

"A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself" - Josh Billings

Designing for Success

'' A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.'' - Eleanor Roosevelt

This is purrr-fect!

"Pets are humanizing. They remind us we have an obligation and responsibility to preserve and nature and care for all life." - James Cromwell


Get the look: Retro

"Be faithful to your own taste because nothing you really like is ever out of style."- Billy Baldwin

Dining with the stars!

"Even in a formal dining room you don't want to be ponderous or gloomy. Eating is really one of your indoor sports. You play three times a day, and it's well worthwhile to make the game as pleasant as possible." - Dorothy Draper

Brooklyn, New York

'' Brooklyn, it's a great town, a great city. It's New York.'' - Patrick Ewing

Four DIY projects for your home

"Design is not for philosophy, it's for life." - Issey Miyake

Blue is the best

" If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if the simplest things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive." - Eleanora Duse