|Born||Thomas L. Filicia
May 17, 1969
Syracuse, New York, U.S.
|Occupation||TV host, interior designer|
In college you have the license to do things you'll never do again, so have fun with it.
Practical storage pieces are great if you have a basement or a garage. But when you actually live with them day in and day out, they should be beautiful to look at.
I think the set looks great. It's kind of like Battlestar Galactica meets like the Italian furniture fair.
When we first sort of break in or bust into the house, if you will, there's some tough love.
Lighting is an essential way to change the mood of a room, especially if you can use dimmers.