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When The Real Housewives of New York City star Sonja Morgan's daughter left for college, she downsized from her famed Upper East Side townhouse to new Columbus Circle digs. We were enlisted to help Sonja design the new apartment to work for her busy lifestyle using gorgeous Casaza products.

These days are busy, busy, busy preparing for Home Is Where The Heart Is Designer Showhouse in Mill Neck to benefit The American Heart Association where I will be doing a little girl's bedroom and bath.  My room will feature beautiful, hand painted furniture from Grange and Duralee's fabric from Bailey & Griffin and Tilton Fenwick. Here is a sneak peak at my concept board: IMG_0227 The gala preview cocktail party is being held April 16th with Kim Radovich as Design Chair and Honorary Showhouse Chair Tyler Wisler of HGTV's Design Star.  The show will run from April 17 through May 31, 2015.

  [caption id="attachment_1173" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Photo credit Su Hilty[/caption] When I came up with the idea of IFDA Selects, it was my intention to bring awareness to the fabulous IFDA (International Furnishings and Design Association) and to support and promote the design industry by highlighting new and innovative...

The thought of attending High Point Market to navigate 180 buildings, 11.5 million square feet of show space, along with 75,000 attendees to shop for furniture in just two and a half days was daunting, to say the least.  So daunting, in fact, this past weekend was my first time ever, along with my friend and colleague, Meredith, another newbie.  I had never made the trek because I was always too busy with clients, had my go-to lines that served me well, didn't want to take time away from the family and had heard how overwhelming market is.  Thankfully High Point has been doing this since 1909 and has gotten it down to a science with an online planning guide, shuttles that take you everywhere, information booths galore and the MyMarketApp for your mobile device. 39bcf4ec80b513dc7ef0594f4466b366