Brighten dark corners
Color remains an enduring inspiration for this decorator, who finds joy among vivid yellows, greens, and blues punctuated with accents of coral or salmon. She emphasizes the importance of enlivening interiors with natural light. When the Masons purchased their 1926 Tudor cottage, every living room window was hidden behind shutters, sheers, and curtains. “The first thing I did,” Marsha says, “was pull it all down.” She advises coating walls in cheery hues and hanging drapes to frame, rather than conceal, views of the outdoors.