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2016 Design Excellence Award Winning Bathroom
Posted on Friday June 17, 2016

2016 Design Excellence Award Winning Bathroom After moving in, the new owners of a ninety two year old traditional center hall colonial quickly realized it was essential to rework the awkward…

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Designed for Living
Posted on Tuesday May 17, 2016

Drawn to the elegant simplicity inherent to most Colonial Revival homes, the new owners were eager to modify the small third floor bathroom to accommodate the daily needs of a…

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Client Inspired, Designer Coordinated
Posted on Thursday April 21, 2016

Sometimes things are just this easy.  I was contacted through my website to aide in the repurposing of a kitchen table, hand made by a family member.  The desire was…

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Refurbishing Hardware
Posted on Wednesday April 06, 2016

Often overlooked and typical to older homes; high quality, original door and cabinet hardware in seasoned homes is frequently marked by or completely covered with layers of paint.  Many homeowner…

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Forcing Paper-Whites
Posted on Thursday December 10, 2015

Often viewed as a time honored holiday tradition, forcing Paper-white Narcissus bulbs into bloom during the winter months is a simple way to introduce the fragrant elegance of spring into…

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Design NJ: Trimming Tips
Posted on Wednesday December 02, 2015

Table Top Trees are a great way to showcase something unique, something festive during the holiday season.  The Dec./Jan. 2016 Issue of Design NJ highlights a few creative options from…

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Green Demolitions
Posted on Thursday October 09, 2014

As touched upon in a previous post, nothing is more important than finding talented, reliable, trustworthy, and skilled collaborators.  Since its innovative inception in 2005, Green Demolitions h…

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Buying to Renovate
Posted on Sunday August 31, 2014

Recently, I had the unique opportunity to help my daughter and son-in-law hunt for their 'forever' home.  I was asked, as both an interior designer as well as a licensed…

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Tried and True: Design Team
Posted on Wednesday July 23, 2014

I have been fortunate to have worked with and continue to work with a number of tried and true industry professionals.  This team of associates has been erected over many…

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Refurbished Bed Sets
Posted on Thursday May 29, 2014

Featured are two bed sets incorporated into room designs for children.  The bed sets were pieces handed down from relatives, of quality solid wood construction and in good condition.  Each…

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