Thursday, December 25, 2014

Carrie Leskowitz

Carrie Leskowitz

Most people describe you as: Warm and bubbly

People would be surprised to know that: I have had a goldfish swimming in a beautiful bowl on my kitchen counter for 18 years

What is your drink of choice? Vodka with a splash of cranberry and fresh mint

Where is your happy place? On a walking trail in Aspen, CO.

What is your biggest regret? Not going to FIT in NY

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be? Learning to let go of things quicker, not obsess. 

What do you consider your greatest achievement? (besides my kids) Doing anything that scares me.

Which trait do you most value in another person? Being a good listener

If you could interview anyone, past or present, who would it be? Edith Wharton

Favorite Movie? Moulin Rouge

What TV show is currently your DVR/On Demand obsession? The Borgia’s. I swear I WILL get to Mad Men!

What is your guilty pleasure? Peanut M&M’s and some Bravo TV

The worst thing anyone said or did to you is: Walk away without a conversation

I believe in: LOVE and communication

What is your motto or inspiration? “A dash of drama goes a long way”

If you could go back in time, where would you go? 18th Century Paris: living in a château

 

By Carrie Leskowitz
03/18/2014
All the fringe elements I am seeing lately are bringing me back to my wild child days.
03/05/2014
March is certainly coming in like a lion. Watching another several inches fall, I think we can all agree, enough is enough. I haven’t felt warm since last October!
12/31/2013
After being a painter for many years, a mentor of John’s urged him to try his hand at glassblowing. He fell in love.
12/06/2013
It's charming, it's amusing, it's beguiling, it's the Color of the Year!
11/14/2013
The holidays are once again upon us. As we begin to think about entertaining friends and family our thoughts, or at least my thoughts, turn to the all important question, “How will I decorate the table?”
10/29/2013
The black and orange color combination gets a bad rap, accused of being too “Halloweeny” or “frightful.”f
10/10/2013
I, for one, love my printed magazines. I relish each page lusting after the lifestyle I see unfolding before me, one beautifully styled room after another.
09/24/2013
"You must look to the past in order to see the future." That seems to be the trend among designers, or they're brushing up on their art history!
08/01/2013
It’s that time of year when high school graduates are contemplating the all-important rite of passage: going off to college.