interior decorating
I want this new place to reflect everything I’ve brought with me up until this point: the things I love, the people that inspire me, the art I’ve made, and the reasons I came to New York in the first place.
Loki saw that I was about to write this article and took decisive action, abruptly getting out of his heated cat bed so he could walk across my keyboard.

Apr 25, 2014 at 10:00am | 105 comments

There's something about a 50, 60, 100-year-old piece of furniture that evokes in me a sense of wonder.
Because Reclaim is the fourth R in green décor.

Feb 18, 2014 at 6:00pm | 85 comments

I am putting things that are not CDs on old CD shelves and things that are not computers on old computer desks. IT IS FURNITURE ANARCHY.
diy life
Turns out, five years of buying cheap college furniture and accepting all sorts of hand-me-downs does NOTHING for grown up apartment aesthetic.
My husband and I recently celebrated a big-time first for us: we bought a couch.
moving in
David is a bit apprehensive (read: terrified) about projects that involve color and design. Science is his realm, and for a long time, the concept of color theory was about as legitimate to him as unicorns and leprechauns.

Aug 21, 2013 at 5:00pm | 50 comments

home decor
Some people chose themes like 'the ocean' as their inspiration. Other people choose 'testicles.'
eye makeup
Imagine, if you will, that the card catalog is chocolate. And my need to reorganize my makeup is peanut butter. I think you see where this is going.
My husband, a beard-y, burly, tattooed up maniac, wouldn't know a phillips head screwdriver if it poked him in the butt (and believe me, I've tried).