Category: specialty spaces

What is a Statement Piece and How Do You Use It?

What is a Statement Piece and How Do You Use It? A statement piece is something that can fill the entire room with life.  It is the “look at me” anchor in a room.  It draws your eye, and takes center stage.  It is unexpected and shakes things up.  You need to be a bit… Read more »

Why Do Accessories Matter?

Why Do Accessories Matter? Accessories are the finishing touch in a room. Like a woman’s jewelry, you’d never wear it all at once.  You would edit.  As a professional interior designer in Bergen County, NJ, I advise my clients to leave a sum in the budget for the accessories in the space. Accessories can be… Read more »

Entertaining for the Holidays

  ENTERTAINING FOR THE HOLIDAYS And here they come…Thanksgiving, Chanukah, Christmas, and New Year’s Eve. If you are going and not hosting, more power to you!  Bring a special gift and enjoy.  But, if you are the hostess, buckle up…it’s a big challenge.  As a professional interior designer in Bergen County, NJ, I am often… Read more »

What Should You Know About Your Front Door?

WHAT SHOULD YOU KNOW ABOUT YOUR FRONT DOOR? It’s that time of the year when there is a higher inventory of new listings in the housing market. Summer is over and the frenzy of getting in before school starts is done.  Did you ever think the front door was a big deal? Apparently, it is…. Read more »