Tag Archives: vintage

Country Flowers At Home

Summer is here! Country living in Warwick, NY is beautiful. We are enjoying the summer at home.  Many of the plants around the house are in bloom.  Every now and then I cut a few stems here and there and bring them inside to enjoy. … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunting With Eddie Ross At Pine Hill Farm

Driving nearly two hours for an estate sale may seem too far for most people.  However, this was no regular estate sale.  It was Eddie Ross’ estate sale.  Yes, that Eddie Ross, Senior Style Editor of Martha Stewart Living and Associate Editor … Continue reading

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Power Monday: Spring Pastels

Swing into spring with pretty pastels for work.  A floral scarf or umbrella to wash away the Monday blues and get into a Power Monday state of mind.  Go ahead conquer that task, make the pitch on that idea, or try something new.  The … Continue reading

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My Week In Design

Time is moving fast this week.  I’ve been out and about antiquing, sourcing furniture and picking up fabric samples.  Connecting with vendors and building relationships with brands is important.  Design is very personal.  To  be invited to a client’s home and supporting … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Table: Back to Basics

There will be no shopping on Thanksgiving Day here!  Let’s keep the tradition.  Thanksgiving Day is celebrated with family and friends.  Call everyone to the table set in simple elegance with white linen, stoneware or white porcelain and classic silver plated accessories.   … Continue reading

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Interview with Bruce Tilley of Décor NYC

On a recent trip to NYC, I stopped by Décor NYC, a consignment gallery in Chelsea, located at 159 West 25th Street (at Seventh Avenue).   You all know, I love a great find.  I’m often asked for a referral where to … Continue reading

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Happy Monday 12/2/13

How was your Thanksgiving?  I hope it was great.  I was happy the winds calmed down for the Macy’s Day Parade balloons to fly.  The temperature was cold, but  the sun was out.  I even got a little jog in before the big meal.   We … Continue reading

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Collecting Milk Glass

The most important part of collecting anything is to collect what you love and have fun.  Milk glass is relatively inexpensive.  You could find pieces at garage sales and etsy.com  for a few dollars a piece.   If you like the … Continue reading

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Biking In Style

On a trip to Amsterdam, a few years back, I was inspired by the life style.  Moms with kids, older women, and men all biking, along the beautiful narrow streets and canals, on their way to school and work.  via Many … Continue reading

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ANTIQUES, COLLECTIBLES AND MORE

 One of my secret places to find vintage and unique finds is The Golden Nugget Antique Market, located in Lambertville, NJ. Here you’ll find just about everything — furniture, paintings, jewelry, home decor, retro and vintage and a whole lot … Continue reading

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