Window Dressings

I've never been a purist, preferring to go with the moment and what I have on hand to dress the storefront window. Perhaps it's the theater background which allows me different perspectives. Anyway, there's a purpose to dressing a window. Obviously, one wants to lure potential buyers into the store, but for me it's more than that. I want to create a setting that evokes past memories, a place where one studied or ate or drank, where family gathered ... I want us to remember. And if the setting is unfamiliar, I want us to become curious....more