Designing a Second Home

Designing a Second Home

If you have been considering purchasing a second home you are not alone.  The demand for second homes in drive-to destinations is surging.  With the YOLO (you only live once) mindset on the rise and the ability for many to work remotely increased, second home...
Linville Living: Part II

Linville Living: Part II

It is hard to believe we are already six weeks into our Linville mountain house renovation project! Through this ever-evolving, long-distance design process of many Facetime meetings with our contractor, calls, and photos sent back and forth – I am certainly learning...
Linville Living: Part I

Linville Living: Part I

While 2020 has been uniquely challenging and unlike any other, there has also been an unexpected silver lining: it comes in the form of a charming mountain cottage in Linville, North Carolina, and it has captured my heart and attention. This quaint home’s property...
Pierre Frey Archives Tour

Pierre Frey Archives Tour

Maison Pierre Frey, founded in 1935, is a luxury fabric and wallcovering manufacturer, long known for creating custom textiles and patterns inspired by classical and contemporary art. While in Paris earlier this year, I was fortunate to have the opportunity to tour...
Old Loves New

Old Loves New

It is no secret that I have a weakness for antiques. In fact, the majority of my design clients  seek me out because I love to mix old and new. While many people appreciate this curated look, the actual execution can be tricky and does take some mastery. I am often...