Children's Parties

Party Reveal: Nautical Regatta Dessert Table

Nautical Oyster Cookies

Big, highly decorated parties are tons of fun, but sometimes your party needs are a little more low-key. I love having inspiration at my fingertips for both. […]

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Design Reveal

Design Reveal: The Stripe and the Whale

Nursery with Striped Accent Wall

My latest design challenge was to figure out how to make visual sense of a space that is very nontraditional and asymmetrical. The ceilings are super high, and in one corner of the room, they slant downward dramatically. […]

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Design Inspiration

Project Gallery All-Star: Emily Klaparda

Shared Big Girl Room - Project Nursery

Emily is dedicated to sharing her creativity. She has uploaded four outstanding rooms, including a shared big girls’ room that was beautifully transitioned from a nursery. […]

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Fab Finds, Furniture, Tips & Trends

Shaker Style Furniture Revival in Nursery Design

DucDuc Savannah Dresser

I’m loving the resurgence of the clean and straight-lined elegant Shaker style furniture in nursery design. Ducduc was one of the first brands to reinvigorate the look with their Savannah dresser. […]

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Wall Decor

Set Sail with Nautical Artwork Trio

Nautical Artwork Trio by Sam Simon

Growing up in coastal Massachusetts, I spent several summers working on a boat in Boston Harbor. This experience was the seed of my inherent fondness of the the rich blue’s and crisp whites of the classic—and currently very popular—nautical motif. […]

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Fab Finds, Lighting, Room Decor, Wall Decor

Why Knot?

Knot Lamp

Melisa and I recently attended to the Annual Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club Decorator Show House. While enjoying the different interiors, we kept seeing knots in design. There were knot sculptures placed on shelves and dressers. We saw knot book ends, knot shaped chandeliers, even over-sized drawings of knots. […]

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