Category Archives: Deals

Lately, I’ve received some questions from readers about sourcing. So here we go.   Have you ever seen something you absolutely loved in a magazine, went to the “Sources” page in the back, and then traced the web links only to find: NO PRICE information, and NO WAY to BUY IT NO INFORMATION AT ALL. Just a […]

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I told you I might have a mid-week post for you! Happy New Year!! Well, it actually still feels a little like the holidays, because the town’s school system just sent out a message that school is cancelled YET AGAIN tomorrow due to YET ANOTHER blizzard. So the kids will be home, tomorrow… again. They […]

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Have you noticed how, in the last few years, it has been getting harder and harder to find a good deal on gently used consignment or vintage decor and furniture? I have! Three or four years ago, you could find some really great steals on outlets like Etsy or Chairish. But sellers have gotten a […]

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Thanks to my extraordinarily thrifty, salesman-by-day-builder/furniture-maker-by-night father, I grew up being a furniture snob on a budget. Prior to opening my own design business (and getting access to all those lovely wholesale and trade prices), the only way I could afford my snobby champagne taste on my beer budget was to shop Craigslist, auctions, and upscale […]

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With big lighting vendors like Visual Comfort, Currey & Co., Urban Electric, and so many others populating design magazines with their fabulous and seemingly endless designs (there are SO many I’ve bookmarked to use someday!), it can be easy to forget that vintage lighting can also be an option. Sometimes vintage can be a cost-saving way to add character to […]

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