accessorizing

FAIR Treasure

Pretty packages in the mail never fail to put a smile on my face. I was recently given a collection of items by FAIR Treasure, a subscription box service which curates beautiful, global finds such as jewelry, accessories and kitchen + home. Each monthly box is geared toward style-conscious, ethical consumers who appreciate the fine art of handmade goods…

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a trip to the Boston Design Center

I took a trip to the Boston Design Center the other day to meet with some clients. Visually it is an incredible place to walk through. This is what I came away with… Fake grass on walls is really cool. Almost like hedges in an English garden but 1/80 th of the maintenance. Grasscloth +…

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flower garland on the front door…

After this long harsh winter here in the Boston area we are all desperately ready for spring. It is taking its’ own sweet time since it was snowing a bit this weekend. I’d like to think that was just an early April Fool’s Day joke. Regardless there is stil sporadic spots of snow on the ground…

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rug options…

In searching for a rug for the basement I’ve flip-flopped on my rug options so many times that I’ve lost track of what I want down there. I’ve been going back and forth between flatweave, tufted and natural fiber rugs and really need to make a decision on what I want for the space. Here…

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Unusual accents – Part One

I have a strange way of shopping for accent pieces for my home. Any normal person would head to the kitchen department when looking for something to hold their kitchen sponges. Where do I end up? The garden section,  of course, with a porcelain flower pot. A search for some sort of container for my…

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