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It’s a beautifully windy Saturday morning—warm golden sunshine against a bright blue sky.  I’ll be leaving shortly for a Pilates stretch class, then it’s off to O’Melveny Park ( part of the Santa Susana mountain range) for a tranquil 4 mile hike.  During my last visit to the park, a family of deer scampered before […]

I’ve been seduced by Interior Designer Sheila Bridges top floor apartment in Harlem, New York. The apartment is an elaborate composition of both soft pastels and vibrant bursts of color; and features Parisian, Swedish, and Venetian furnishings. source: selected images from Elle Decor Magazine 2005.  photographed by William Waldron and scanned by CGS.

Have you ever seen a more glamorous apartment?  Breathtakingly gorgeous!  I’m captivated  by every facet of  Candace Bushnell’s  1200 square foot Manhattan  apartment. The oh-so feminine pastel color palette, crystal chandeliers, sparkling  vintage mirrored screen and 1920’s mirrored side tables, gold leafed sheath sconces, pink 19th-century Venetian chaise,  minty green tufted velvet bustle chair and […]

Interior Designer Elaine Griffin lives in a 1,000 square foot Harlem brownstone that was built in the 1890’s.  The apartment is saturated with color, shape, and texture; and is filled with an artful display of books and art collections. Click here to view additional photos. source: Elle Decor and edited/scanned by CGS