“in formal living rooms where a lot of expensive yardage is likely to be required, i will avoid using a patterned fabric for the window treatments in order to give them staying power.”
“i get the hives when everything in a room is in pairs... so i purposefully mixed in various types of seating in this area.”
“designing is like cooking in the sense that it’s best done with a smidge of this and a pinch of that. the more pairs of things one uses, the fewer opportunities there are to mix things up.”
"my job is to be the editor here-i have found that people don’t do well with tons of choices."