Posts Posts by: "Arts and Homes"
interior design

I love the crispness and high-contrast of black and white decor. As an interior designer, I love to shop for the best furniture, art and home accessories that are currently available.  These are a few of my recent favorites.  Kate Spade seems to be a master of this genre!   ART: Camino art print…(Read More)

home decor

  If you are the kind of interior design shopper who changes your home accessories around with the changing holidays and seasons, here are some of my current favorite pieces in red and pink from some of the best online shopping sources, just in time for Valentines Day. Top left, print: “Summer Tanagers” by Kiana…(Read More)

fabric combinations

I wish that my career as an interior designer allowed me even more time to play around with fabric combinations for client presentations, but more of my hours are actually spent project managing and dealing with paperwork than anything else!   (I think it sounds a lot more glamorous to people outside of the industry than…(Read More)

SANTA MONICA, LOS ANGELES This is a favorite shop of mine, and of so many people I know. Everything in Rooms & Gardens is elegant yet comfortable and livable.   They have the perfect layered mix of furniture and accessories for a stylish beach house that is both upscale traditional and casual bohemian.  I love their…(Read More)

teenage girls' bedrooms

I am so happy to have had this amazing Manhattan Beach interior design project published in Rue Magazine.  It was a house for a client and lifelong friend in the South Bay of Los Angeles … the 3rd house that I’ve designed for their family with 3 kids and 3 dogs.  I think they will…(Read More)

I am so happy to have had this amazing Manhattan Beach interior design project published in Rue Magazine.  It was a house for a client and lifelong friend in the South Bay of Los Angeles … the 3rd house that I’ve designed for their family with 3 kids and 3 dogs.  I think they will…(Read More)

Blue & White home accents are always a timeless and classic interior design choice. If you are thinking of making some home decor updates before the holiday entertaining season arrives, here are a few great accent pieces to consider for your house.   As an interior designer, I love to shop for the best furniture, art…(Read More)

CULVER CITY, LOS ANGELES If you’ve never been to Big Daddy’s Antiques and want a very cool interior design shopping experience, put it on the top of your list.  I love places like this where things are displayed in such a way that many people wouldn’t think to use them in a…(Read More)

gifts for girls

Here we are again! ‘Tis the season for holiday shopping and gift giving.  I’ve selected my favorite gifts for the girls in your life.  More gift guide posts are on the way and some have been posted, including: Gifts For Him, Gifts for Her, Gifts for Teenagers, Gifts for Boys, and Gifts for the…(Read More)

gifts for boys

Here we are again! ‘Tis the season for holiday shopping and gift giving.  I’ve selected my favorite gifts for the boys in your life.  More gift guide posts are on the way and some have been posted, including: Gifts For Him, Gifts for Her, Gifts for Girls, Gifts for Teenagers, and Gifts for the…(Read More)