Idea for Unique Wall Hooks

I lost a closet this year. It didn’t go anywhere. It’s technically still there. It turned into a really cool Indian-Moroccan (with a dash of Turkish tulip textile thrown in) sitting nook in our guest room. And as a recent young teen guest used it, as a sleeping nook! When you travel, do you take …

Imagining Magenta

For years there was an obsession with paprika color here. Paprika crept beyond just being sprinkled on hummus, and onto our dining room walls and our guest room walls. But I’m moving’ on. You know how you get a tingle when there’s a new exciting obsession starting? Magenta is doing that for me right now. Of course there …

DIY Cabinet Makeover: From Danish Modern to “Antique” Chinese

Back in his bachelor apartment days, my husband got a nondescript Danish cabinet. This cabinet was like a guy’s boxy T-shirt – no style when style is scary, and it filled a need without offending anyone. But it also wasn’t much worth looking at. So I decided to do a visionary DIY furniture makeover. Here’s the before and after: Do you even see that Danish cabinet any …