As in the world of fashion, ideas about interior design have changed with the times. Today, a rigid adherence to a particular style of decor is as outdated as saying ‘no white after Labor Day.’ In our world of home, those of us who interact with consumers, whether we are designers or retailers, have to move with our suppliers – and our clients. Touring the showrooms at High Point Market, which target a sophisticated and specialized clientele, we can inform and enhance our personal perspective on where fashion for the home should be heading.
I am much more liberated today in the way I mix things, both in the nature of eclecticism, and in the colors I use. My work is bold, polished, urbane, witty, optimistic and contemporary, reflecting how we live now, without turning its back on the splendors of the past.