Inside Lela Rose’s Idyllic Catskills Country Home

August 11, 2014 Decorating
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In the latest issue of Elle, fashion designer Lela Rose takes us inside her chic country retreat in the Catskills. The 3,600-square-foot modernist cabin was designed to blend in with its woodsy surroundings and comes complete with a conversation pit, “sleeping porch”, wooden Japanese soaking tub and greenhouse among other things. I especially love her secluded sun porch that features …

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DIY Custom Mirror Frame With Moulding

July 31, 2014 Decorating
Metrie DIY Mirror

I love a good DIY project. Especially when the end result is sophisticated, glamorous and very un-DIY looking! Thanks to our friends at Metrie,  I’m bringing you a fab DIY tutorial on how to create a large scale, custom framed mirror using moulding. I love using large scale mirrors in interior projects because they add an element of grandeur to a space and also helps to reflect light wh …

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My 5 Best Strategies for Successful Flea Market Shopping

July 30, 2014 Advice

One of my favorite things to do on a lazy sunday in the summer is hit up a good flea market to hunt for vintage treasures that I can transform into one of a kind designs for myself or clients. Over the years I have shopped flea markets from coast to coast and along the way I’ve learned some great tips, tricks and strategies for navigating the market with ease and scoring the best deals. …

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My Go-To Thank You Gifts

July 8, 2014 Advice
Thank You Gifts So Haute

I constantly find myself needing to send thank you gifts to show appreciation for people who have done nice things for me so I thought I would share a few of my go-to gifts to give at all price points. I hope you get inspired by these ideas! And since I’m always on the hunt for fresh ideas, I’d love to hear what some of your go-to gifts are in the comments below!

$5 or Less: A Thoughtfu …

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