Is it just me?

Horizontal stripes.   ——- When summed up in the most concise way; they make me uneasy. I can appreciate the desire to add intrigue and the graphic effect.  That hallway excites me a lot.  But, NO, not for me. No, …
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Cray Walls

I’m too chicken-shit to go for crazy pattern on the walls, but I sure do like to peek at homes that really go for it.  When your walls are so bold, you really have to edit pieces wisely, so I also …
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Obsessed (a wall mural)

This month’s Living Etc featured a pastel wall mural depicting Anthony Van Dyck’s Rinaldo Conquered By Love for Armida that took my breath away.  The colors, the agony, the scale…. I love it.


How to transform the personality of a room with just paint and mouldings

My clients’ dining room before … Light walls accentuated the bumpy plaster’s texture.  Teal trim made the crown look odd.  Various paint samples exaggerated the wall problem…  Disco plaster? This is when I came into the picture. My clients dining …
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bare beauty

So while I would consider myself to have modern styling inclanations, I still tend to be of the “more is more” design philsophy.  More color, More pillows, More pattern, More stuff.  Let’s just skip the ruffles and florals, pretty please. …
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