Book Club

Book Club: BHG Decorating Book

Isn’t it crazy how design trends recycle over time? I love to pick up vintage decorating books at thrift stores and used book stores. I got this 1968 edition of the Better Homes and Gardens Decorating Book at Goodwill for $2. It’s available on Amazon here. These are some of my favorite images from the […]


The Night Life of Trees

Here is another set of frame-worthy prints on black paper. These silk-screened images in the book, The Night Life of Trees from Tara Publishing, are absolutely stunning. And might I add, are a little more masculine than floral botanical prints… From Amazon: “In the belief of the Gond tribe, the lives of humans and trees […]


Good Bones, Great Pieces

I am really loving the blog Good Bones, Great Pieces, which is authored by a mother and daughter design team. (hello, dream!) Together they decorated this beautiful little apartment in Brooklyn Heights, which was recently featured in Traditional Home. You can read the article here. It’s a good one, full of great tips. I am […]


WINNER: Restoring a House in the City

The winner of a copy of Restoring a House in the City, chosen from, is Annmarie. Congratulations! Please contact me with your address when you have a minute, Annmarie. a gorgeous entry from a home on Beacon Hill, featured in ‘Restoring a House in the City’ And, of course, many thanks to Artisan and […]