How to Turn Your Balcony Into a Private Sanctuary
The 21st century city girl works hard and plays hard. Because of this, she needs a spot to unwind, relax and gather her thoughts at the end of the daily grind. What better place to do that than the balcony of her urban apartment. A little decor and a few necessities can turn any balcony into a sanctuary fit for a queen.
Here’s a step-by-step account (with photos and links) of how, in one weekend, I transformed the ugliest room in my apartment into the my favorite place to hang out:
A writer, artist and designer since she was young enough to put pencil to paper, Hilary spends most of her time in France, but still considers herself a New Yorker, and visits regularly. Hilary spent the past decade living in NYC and has traveled extensively around the world, looking for hot new topics, destinations, and brands to bring to Urbanette readers.