Decorators should never insist on throwing out everything the client has. Even when they are far from perfect, loved possessions add personality.
What are your loved possessions? Please share them with us! I’ll start: Two of mine are these Staffordshire dogs that were my grandmother’s. They always sat on her mantle on Cape Cod and they always remind me of her. She was the ultimate animal lover – every bird and stray cat in her neighborhood was fed by her, and her dog Guinness had gourmet meals prepared for him every night.
Now they have separated, one of them has a place of pride on my Parson’s desk: