Tag Archives: Behind the Scenes

Behind the Scenes – Westchester Living Room

While the photos of this light-filled living room are recent, I designed this project over 25 years ago. Gracious and refined understatement was the standard by which everything in the room was selected. Class Carr Sofas from Jonas Upholstery are … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes: A Curated Cozy Corner

One of my goals in furnishing Living Rooms is to create places that the owners are drawn to use, if even by themselves. In this spacious Upper West Side Living Room I designed a daybed to sit near the fireplace … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes: Loft Dining Room

In this dining area in a new York City loft, the design intention was to create both openness and grounded-ness. That may sound like a contradiction, but there was thoughtful intention behind these potentially contradictory goals. This loft has a … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes: Children’s Bathroom

Sometimes we really just want to have some fun! Two siblings, a boy and a girl, use this interior bathroom in a New York City apartment. While the public spaces of the apartment are understated, my clients and I decided … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes: Apartment Foyer

. The 1940’s closed console with cerused oak frame and parchment marquetry door panels from Pascal Boyer Gallery is attributed to the French designer Jean Pascaud; it confidently anchors one end wall of the hallway in a large New York City apartment. The … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes: Old-School Bathroom

. This Master Bathroom in a pre-war apartment building on the Upper East Side was designed with an old-school sensibility. By removing the bathtub to install an oversized stall shower with a vintage-styled shower door in matte nickel, the room … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes: Kids’ TV Room

In a suburban Westchester house we designed a TV room for three young girls with bright upbeat colors. Little girls however do grow up so we planned the room to be playful now, and more sophisticated later. The Jonathan Adler … Continue reading

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