A small renovation budget (about $10,000 total) made transforming the place more difficult, but the couple had an advantage: Both had spent the past decade curating the shelves at major retailers-Sohr had been a director of store design at Banana Republic, and until recently, Goodman was VP of visual merchandising and store design for The Limited Brands, for which she now consults. Their radar for composition and color was indispensable to the bold but affordable makeover of their new home.
Sticking with all-white objects turns various inexpensive finds into an instant "collection."
This stack of solid and print pillows in descending size and shapes plays up the pink-and-blue theme in Lucy's bedroom.
"Hanging pictures low is unexpected and allows you to integrate them with other objects."
Overlapping freestanding pictures and objects feel casual and spontaneous.