Our surroundings have a profound impact on our mood, productivity and well being in general, so it is essential to be thoughtful in creating an environment that nurtures all of the above.
My mom- she has a great eye ! Growing up, she would point out to me the beauty in everything, from flowers to shoes. She taught me to be aware of my surroundings and laid the foundation for my personal taste.
In 2007 when I was first published for my design work and realized that I could and should do what I love ! Soon after, I made a career change from practicing law to decorating.
Serendipitous Evolution- Creating a beautiful home is not a science- there’s no formula and one size definitely does not fit all ! It’s a process that requires patience, and the result should elicit a very postitive visceral reaction. It’s about getting to know your clients and helping them to find their personal style. With a little serendipity, a lot of valubable resources, and very hard work, a shared vision comes to fruition. Finding incredible and unique pieces that reflect my clients’ taste and making them all look good together- that’s what I do, in a nutshell.
Friends (which includes family)- are essential to life. They’re not the icing, they’re the cake.
Simplicity Rules! Have few things, and let them be incredible!