Category Archives: Interior Design


The Best Airbnb in Berlin

Last summer I took a trip to Europe, stopping in London, Berlin and then to Wiesbaden, Germany for a wedding. In London I stayed in hotels, but when I got to Berlin I experienced my first (and maybe most amazing now looking back) Airbnb stay. The listing called the apartment a “hidden treasure” and that it was. The host Ben was fantastic with providing information Read More →


The Oldest Synagogue in New Orleans Turned into Lofts

In August 2014, a lucky dozen or so tenants moved into the newly renovated 147-year-old (now 148-year-old) Synagogue on Jackson Avenue in New Orleans. Developer Gregg Morris, originally from Los Angeles, converted the first floor into five units and the remaining units on the second and third floors were transformed into lofts. Through use of the city’s historic tax credit, Morris was able to renovate Read More →