Organization Category

March 10, 2013

Here Lies (Shoe) Love – Town & Country March 2013

Sometimes I feel compelled to share “just because photographs”.  For it’s intensity, absurdity and curiosity or as I categorize it here, amongst my posts on organization.   The musical entitled “Here Lies Love” inspired by the former First Lady of the Philippines Imelda Marcos is slated to show at New York’s Public Theatre. David Byrne […]

January 19, 2013

Up up and Away .. with Sheila

Anyone who does not have a dedicated and sizeable laundry room will sing praises to Sheila, the maid that takes it away ! Originally from the UK, it is now available in the US. The Sheila Maid is available here from Ancient Industries.

June 13, 2012

Sterling Silver Flatware

Nothing beats San Francisco when it comes to the unpredictable weather. Last week my mom came to spend a week with us, en route to my sister in New Jersey where together they fly to Athens to do a 12 day long Mediterranean cruise ending in Ephesus in Turkey.  Me, the die hard planner, checked […]

April 28, 2012

Luggages fit to display

When your luggage roster has Valextra, Louis Vuitton, Hermes and Goyard represented, I’d say they deserve front and center in any space ! In this area with a loft-like clearance, it works. But for most homes without, luggages are great as storage to work as side tables or coffee tables. You have the top surface […]

April 1, 2012

Storing Scarves

Filed in: Organization

Living in San Francisco with weather so unpredictable (and even with the dawn of spring it is still a choice of cool to cold and colder). Any San Francisco resident is an expert in layering but  in storing the most basic accessory of cold, the scarf, has always posed me a challenge. Today I decided […]

August 28, 2011

Wall Organizer

Filed in: Organization

We are all hapless victims of paperwork and during fun filled days of summer (and a ton of activities) this is a helpful D-I-Y and inexpensive design solution from This Old House magazine. This just an inspiration to think “vertical” in filing. Without the peg rail, towel hooks, coat hangers or even ubiquitous screw hooks […]