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All My Homes Sarasota Modern Home

Sarasota Modern Revival

Bonjour from Sarasota! Frank and I spent the holidays at our new mid-century home there and as promised, here are some “before” and “after” photos of the renovation. Frank and I were fortunate to meet Chris & Mike of Sarasota Modern Revival, who did…

January 8, 2017
All Brocante Home Collection

Season’s Greetings

Frank and I wish you and yours a very Happy Holiday Season! As you may know, we are closing our Irvington Shop at the end of this year after more than ten years in business. We have so appreciated your patronage and thank those…

December 10, 2016
All My Homes Sarasota Modern Home

Sarasota Modern – Take Two!

If you’ve been following my blog over the past year or so, you know that Frank and I have fallen for the City of Sarasota. So it should come as no surprise that we have purchased a home there – a midcentury modern ranch.…

November 18, 2016
All Chalk Paint® Tips & Tutorials

Using White Chalk Paint® Wax

I introduced Annie Sloan’s new Chalk Paint® Waxes into my shops a few weeks ago and am pleased to see that you are loving them (as am I). These new waxes open up a whole new range of finishes you can achieve with Chalk…

September 8, 2016
All Brocante Home Collection

Adieu to our Irvington Shop

Dear Customers and Friends, The time has come for us to say goodbye to our Irvington Shop. What started as a short-term venture for Frank and I after retiring from our careers in Washington, DC turned into a ten year adventure. While we have…

September 6, 2016
All Brocante Home Collection


It’s almost the end of Summer and we have a big sale going on at our Irvington Shop – 20% to 50% on furniture, lamps, rugs, pillows, curtain panels and much more. I’m also adding new merchandise every week – you won’t want to miss it! For…

August 26, 2016
All Chalk Paint®

Meet Giverny

The first of three new Chalk Paint® colors has been announced by Annie Sloan and it is called Giverny. We’re so excited to share it with you! Giverny is a bright, cheery, clean, cool blue, nearer the greener range of blues, without any red…

August 10, 2016