There's nothing quite as exciting or intimidating as an empty room to furnish. Tell us about your design process. Where do you begin?
I break the space up in my mind and picture different scenes. It has to start with function — such as, what pieces you need to make the space work — but I always try to picture living in the space. So, if I am sitting in this breakfast nook, what’s my experience on a Sunday morning? I work really closely with my clients to understand their vision and make sure this is somewhere they want to long to come home to. That’s how I feel about our current apartment.