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What’s Your Style?

Looking for your decorating style? You won’t believe how many there are – just a few of the many that I found online: Bohemian, Coastal, Contemporary, Cottage, Eclectic, French Country, Mid Century Modern, Industrial, Minimalist, Rustic, Scandinavian, Traditional and Vintage. So how do you find…

October 5, 2015
All Décor Sarasota Condo

Sarasota Modern…and An Update

Frank and I often take bike rides around Sarasota and are amazed at the number of homes we see that are a modern architectural style. I learned that this style is called the Sarasota School of Architecture or Sarasota Modern. It is a regional style of post-war architecture…

September 28, 2015
All Décor Life

Surfs Up!

I am lucky to live on the water and be inspired by the beauty of the river. So my thoughts turn naturally to decorating a coastal home. And what’s more coastal than a palette of soft greens, blues and whites? Here are some of…

July 3, 2015
All Décor Life

Chandeliers in the Bath

I admit it – I’m a sucker for chandeliers in the bath. I especially love them over the tub and even have one over my own bathtub. (No, this isn’t my bathroom – but I can see the river from mine too!) I’ve collected a…

June 18, 2015
All Décor

Black…and White

Calm…Restful…Pure In a recent blog, I talked about my love affair with introducing Black into my river home. Now, I’d like to talk about another color I love and that’s White…in the bedroom. I always come back to it. No matter how long I…

May 31, 2015
All Décor Our River Home

Black Beauty

Since using touches of black in our Sarasota condo I’ve become a little bit obsessed with it and when I decided to update our river home (from Greige to Grey) wanted to incorporate it here. I was loving the black framed windows I kept…

May 17, 2015
All Décor Sarasota Condo

Sarasota Update #10 – Almost Heaven

We are almost finished with the update to our Sarasota Condo. I am waiting for just a few items that are backordered and then to finish painting our kitchen cabinets and we’re done! I just received this black leather lounge chair. I had originally wanted…

January 30, 2015
All Décor Sarasota Condo

Sarasota Update #7 – Sweet Dreams

Things are really taking shape now at the condo! The drapes have been hung in the living room…and we (finally) decided on a rug. We chose a Dhurri, a flat weave which makes them easy to care for and dog friendly (Stella Bleu approves).…

October 25, 2014
All Décor Sarasota Condo

Sarasota Update #6 – Moving Day

Frank and I are getting ready for another foray to the Florida Sun and I’ve loaded the truck! I’m still working on the Living Room – if you remember, I added a sofa, media center and am taking curtain panels with us to hang.…

September 14, 2014