Your home should tell your story, reflect your choices and be the scrapbook of your life - a joy to the eye, to lift the spirit and a comfort for body and soul. Valerie's interiors are Classics for Current Living - traditional elegance combined with today's relaxed furnishings, lifestyle and technology. Color is key and her goal is to make your home beautiful and functional - a pleasing mix of fabrics, textures and finishes - add something unexpected to make it interesting and a touch of whimsy to make you smile. When you say "I love it here", Valerie's mission has been accomplished.<br><br>Valerie's creative passion and grounding began in childhood - art class, school projects and the influence of a mother with great style, taste and color sense. Family travels exposed her to history, art, architecture and beautiful surroundings. Broadened by her education at Fordham University and The Sorbonne and seasoned by experience working in Fashion, Beauty and Broadcasting, Valerie's creative skills are honed - her yearning skills to decorate reinforced. Valerie attended the New York School of Interior Design and was mentored by David Laws, one of the greats of the English tradition. Valerie has worked in quality residences, prestigious clubs and historic buildings.