wetshoes

Wet Shoes on Rainy Days

Well, isn't this just a great idea?!  Instead of laying out extra doormats or newspapers (they just get soggy), you can set a boot tray by your ...

goodfinds

Good Finds

Oh, the weather in NYC is just gorgeous!!  I've been soaking up some springtime sun this week with a few afternoon walks.  Yesterday, I wandered ...

unpacking02

Appleshine: Unpacking a Kitchen (2/2)

In yesterday's post, I started unpacking my client's kitchen.  She'd just moved from her small apartment to a more spacious loft and had no idea ...

unpacking01

Appleshine: Unpacking a Kitchen (1/2)

Last week, I helped a client unpack her kitchen.  Their move from a small apartment to a loft brought more cabinet space.  But thanks to their ...

timemanagement

Time Management

Happy Monday! Now the week's upon us and my schedule's looking a little full.  Staying on top of my calendar is my number one trick to time ...

frames

Organization Inspiration

Remember my post about making storage into artwork?  Here's another take on that notion: old picture frames that create a unique visual aesthetic ...

nashville

Appleshine: Nashville Pantry

Most southern kitchens have the luxury of cabinets, drawers and closets- all hard to come by in a small NYC apartment (like mine!)  True to it's ...

craftroom

An Organizer’s Dream: Crafts Room

I was the little girl who went on playdates and cleaned up my friends' rooms for fun.  And I'd mentally configure every small space I encountered ...

beddressing

Appleshine Anatomy: Dressing a Bed

As I was day dreaming about bed linens from Serena & Lily, I happened across their ingenious design tool that lets you compile all the pieces ...