Category Archive: Lighting

Mid-Century Inspired Kitchen Renovation (Before & After!)

I am so excited to share this recently completed kitchen renovation! Inspired by the building itself, the kitchen design took inspiration from the mid-century modern (MCM) era of design. This co-op building was built… Continue reading

Office Transformation

POP QUIZ! Q: What do you do when you’re a rapidly growing startup company with tons of new employees and not a ton of money? A: Call Me. (Other possible answers- Email me,… Continue reading

Farmhouse Bathroom Renovation

Our bathroom renovation project in upstate New York is nearing completion! Here’s a bit of the process: BEFORE PROCESS: ALMOST FINISHED:    

Niche Modern

Last weekend was the factory sale at Niche Modern (in Beacon, NY). I didn’t really need anything at the time, for myself or for clients, but it was still fun. There were glass blowing… Continue reading

Before & After | Irving Kitchen Renovation

I cannot even express my excitement in sharing this very dramatic before and after! Introducing the Irving Place Kitchen renovation, with finished interior photography by the fantastic Dylan Chandler. For more project images,… Continue reading

Before & After | Chelsea II

We are so pleased to share the recently completed Chelsea II residence! (All finished interior photography is by the wonderful Dylan Chandler). During the photo shoot I thought back to what we started with, and… Continue reading

Plant, grow, cut, decorate… dispose? The life of a Christmas tree:

2013 UPDATE ON THIS POST FROM 2010: With the 2013 holidays fast approaching, I wanted to re-post this from 2010, as a reminder. I added some new info and links as well. Year… Continue reading

Residential | UES

Recently completed and photographed UES Residence! < click here for more photos This NYC pied-à-terre is for the lovely Looser family from Houston, Texas. M Monroe Design was brought in to manage all construction,… Continue reading

NYIGF | 2012

This was my first year attending the NYIGF (New York International Gift Fair, at the Javits). It is a huge wholesale show of (mostly) small home goods, handmade items, Christmas stuff, and jewelry.… Continue reading

Corporate HQ | Austin, TX

It’s been a while since I’ve had the chance to post anything on here, but things have been quite busy. New office, new clients, and some summer fun, have all been keeping me… Continue reading