Kurfiss Sotheby’s Chestnut Hill Philadelphia

T.R.E.C. Philly; Philadelphia Real Estate Consultants

Many years ago it became incredibly apparent that real estate consulting was a natural fit for our design firm, real estate investment entity and construction company.  So often, clients wanted our guidance from the very beginning of the process of finding their dream...

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Good Tidings Of Great Joy; 2017

Good Tidings Of Great Joy; 2017

Composing this gathering is one of my true pleasures of  every year. I cling tight to those I love and this evening is a way for me to show each and every one of them how grateful I am to have them in my life.  Sweet smelling greens, twinkling lights, tiny treasures...

The Chestnut Hill Beer Garden: Market at the Fareway

The Chestnut Hill Beer Garden: Market at the Fareway

There is something undefinable about the way an environment can soothe the soul and induce relaxation. The Chestnut Hill Beer Garden was designed to do just that. Enter through the garden door; a stunning antique from India and...

The Art of the Find

The Art of the Find

Digging for treasures. Seeing possibilities in what has been passed by. Adaptive Reuse. The reimagining of the most prosaic. The perfect piece of loveliness, just how it is. Never will this grow old.....never does it feel like a job. The Art of the Find. No better...

Chestnut Hill Historical Society – Architectural Hall of Fame

Chestnut Hill Historical Society – Architectural Hall of Fame

A village neighborhood within a world class city. Articulated by world class architecture. Originally, a summer getaway from "Town", the Chestnut Hill neighborhood has been honored by Forbes Magazine as one of the best neighborhoods in the country. I agree. The...

Autumn – Tallulah & Bird Design Inspiration

Autumn – Tallulah & Bird Design Inspiration

I can not imagine living anywhere without the magic of the changing seasons. As designers, we draw inspiration from anything and everything visual. Autumn, with it's gently floating leaves, enhanced color palette, and revitalized gardens is an art lesson waiting to be...

Children’s Fairytales

Children’s Fairytales

Some of the most cherished memories that I have stored in my heart include a party! A gathering of friends and family to celebrate something, anything! I have vivid memories of a childhood birthday party of mine where I was given a pink felt hat adorned with a perfect...

The Fishtown Neighborhood of Philadelphia

The Fishtown Neighborhood of Philadelphia

Collaborating with Red Oak Development, Ian Toner,  Architect, ReganCostello of Sotheby's International Realty and Tallulah & Bird Interior Design of  Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, makes for great results! The Fishtown neighborhood is experiencing a revitalization...

GOOD TIDINGS OF GREAT JOY

GOOD TIDINGS OF GREAT JOY

The emergence of so many beautiful memories happens every year at this time.  Each tinsel covered treasure conjures a story, a gift, a friendship, a first Christmas, a dance role, a bit of magic and innocence that transports.  Evergreen, rosemary, artichokes and sugar...

Opening Doors

Opening Doors

I have served on the board of Community Partnership school for seven years now and it has been one of the true joys of my life.  CPS seeks to provide the same quality education that my own children were blessed to receive, to the children of North Philadelphia and the...