UPDATE 11/30/11: Shabby Holiday Tips and Inspiration Video
Sandy Foster has single-handedly given new meaning to “tiny house” and to Victoriana in 2010. When I saw the photo of her on the porch of the sweet retreat in the New York Times, I simply had to know more about her and this wonderful mini building. I read that she was a fiscal administrator but how did that jive with this “shabby streamside studio,” as she calls it, in a forest?
To learn more about Sandy, check out her website where you’ll notice the amazing attention to detail and get a sense of her eclectic taste.
“It’s a balm for the spirit to have a place where I’m free to do what I want…like a tree house you run to as a kid and pull up the ladder once inside.”
She was kind enough to quench my curiosity recently and answer questions about how and why she created this unique treasure.