Laurie's Story

"Be Happy for this Moment." - Laurie Emerling My favorite part of styling homes is discovering people's stories. Often, women need a hand to create a warm inviting space, one which reflects their story. This past fall I had the opportunity to hear Laurie's story. In August 2015, Laurie was diagnosed with breast cancer which had spread to one lymph node and found to be HER 2 positive, a very aggressive and once a deadly diagnosis. Here is her story: "My bilateral mastectomy was on September 11, 2015. I needed only a single mastectomy on the affected side but chose to do the unaffected side also and never regretted my decision. When the pathology came back from the surgery, the unaffected sid

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