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Strange Closets circa 2008 (courtesy Internet Archive Wayback Machine)

Strange Closets circa 2008 (courtesy Internet Archive Wayback Machine)

Backgarage and The Vintage Bazaar co-founder Katherine Raz told me about the Internet Archive Wayback Machine over coffee last week, and I was surprised to see they had an entry for Strange Closets at two months old. Whatever happened to that adorable baby blog? Click here for a look into the past of your favorite […]

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Open House Dinner Party: Decorator Dave and Jeremy’s subterranean supper club

Open House Dinner Party: Decorator Dave and Jeremy’s subterranean supper club

The typed invitation for Dave and Jeremy’s most recent dinner party, which I attended last Saturday evening, advised guests to be punctual and to wear comfortable shoes, and I arrived as instructed to find his spectacular apartment filled with a very attractive, cosmopolitan crowd of people speculating about Dave and Jeremy’s machinations anxiously as they […]

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Friday Roundup: If you like Open House tours, you’ll love this Roundup

Friday Roundup: If you like Open House tours, you’ll love this Roundup

OK folks, we’ve got a lot to cover today so let’s just skip the chit-chat and get to it.  First up, I continue to be impressed with the New York Times home section, which features interesting interiors, fascinating stories and stunning photography.  I can’t stop looking at these spectacular images of Tony Cenicola’s recent photo […]

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The Friday Roundup (and a contest for you readers with a real prize and everything!)

The Friday Roundup (and a contest for you readers with a real prize and everything!)

But he promised this wouldn’t be a regular column! I shot this image at Anthropologie the other day. For those of you in retail who are now groaning in sympathy for the Anthropologie staff, I swear I put all the letters back the way I found them.  And no, I don’t have too much time […]

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Open House: Dave’s Lakeview Luxury

Open House: Dave’s Lakeview Luxury

I meet potential Open House stars in a variety of ways: friends refer friends, Interior Designers refer clients, people email me out-of-the-blue and of course I shamelessly ask everybody I meet (and which often works strangely enough).  But I met Dave while searching for a piece  of furniture on Craig’s List.  As I perused his […]

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Design Rules: Arrange Like Objects for Maximum Impact

While I may not have first proposed grouping like items for maximum impact, for the purposes of this piece, please assume I did and that you’re hearing it here first.

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