CS: Your book, A Girl’s Guide to Decorating, features fabulous photos and advocated a philosophy of decorating gorgeously, even while on a limited budget. What’s one of your favorite decorating tips from the book?
AA: My favorite decorating tip is to be confident with color. It’s the most transformative, mood-altering thing you can do to any interior. From bold, blingy, and decorative to a beige haze of graciousness, color shapes, highlights, adds depth, lends excitement, and so forth. I could go on and on!