11.30.15 Architecture & Details / Historic Preservation / Interiors & Antiques / Thoughts on Design
If Sally and I had tickets to fly to Paris for the Holidays this year, we would go in a minute. Sadly we do not… If we were, we would plan another visit to the Louvre. It’s collections are so vast, it is impossible to see them all in a day. My guess it would take...
11.06.15 Architecture & Details / Cabinetry & Millwork / Thoughts on Design
The answer to that childhood riddle was, “When it’s ajar.” Now it’s so much more. It seems that more and more, Sally and I are being asked by our clients to design little gems or architectural jewel boxes. The scale can vary from multiple rooms to highly customized projects within a room – such as the concealed/hidden...
11.03.15 Architecture & Details / Cabinetry & Millwork / Historic Preservation / Lifestyle
This weekend Sally and I (with the good help of our son Drew) performed one of our Fall rituals – dismantling and saying goodbye to our screened porch until next spring. If I’d had my druthers, I’d have spent the weekend at the Kemble Inn in Lenox. Leisurely exploring the grounds. Appreciating the fall flowers. And savoring the fall foliage...