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InCollect.com — and my Collection of ‘Enduring Pieces’

  The arts, in all their guises, have been a lifelong interest and passion of mine and inform my interior design projects. I carefully layer pieces from various time periods – often with classic furniture forms — to create spaces that … Continue reading

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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: 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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#TBT – Living Room – circa 1990

  I designed this Living Room 25 years ago, but this photos is from a year ago. After visiting my friends and former clients a couple of years ago I found that the project had held up, literally and figuratively, … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes: Master Bedroom

The dramatic scale of the custom ‘Grandville‘ solid teak four-post bed from Robert Lighton  truly commands this spacious Master Bedroom in a large Colonial Revival home located in Westchester County, New York. The custom ‘Aspen’ bedside tables from Holly Hunt hold custom ‘Sophie’ lamps in … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes: Manhattan Dining Room

In this large apartment in New York City, a large round table was selected for its ‘democracy’ (i.e. no heads of the table), and for how it compliments the nearly square shape of the room. The 72″ diameter inlaid Pearwood … 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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UPDATE: The Wood Floors Look Fantastic!

You may remember a blog post I wrote a few weeks ago about the refinishing of the floors in my new very old house in Litchfield County, Connecticut. The work is finished, and I am thrilled with the results…

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