1 This is the grand clerestory at Starrett. We use this space for meetings, art and craft shows, displays, and banquets. It is rarely empty like this.
2 Giant inspiration photos line one of the long hallways.
3 Now entering the test kitchen
4 This is the very busy test kitchen.
5 Ashley is working on a recipe for a future book.
6 These pendant timers are very handy.
7 Melissa stirring up something nice
8 Elizabeth working on a cookie story
9 Lesley is actually making some cookies for a garden tour at my house.
10 A tray of cookies getting ready for the oven
11 More cookies already baked
12 One of many recycling bins at Starrett
13 The kitchen scraps are always put aside for my chickens - no waste here!
14 Another recycling area
15 Sarah Carey hard at work
16 One of the many rows of work stations - bright, neat, and busy.
17 The prop room is always a fun and impressive place to visit.
18 Glass domes and dishware galore
19 Sets of dishes are neatly stacked for easy display.
20 Pedestals in all shapes, sizes, and colors
21 Prop books arranged by size and color
22 These boards are used for backdrops.
23 Many rugs to choose from
24 More textures and colors
25 Kitchy collectibles
26 How about some glassware?
27 Bins of napkin sets - again, organized by color.
28 Sarah from the style department is grabbing some props for a shoot.
29 White ware
30 Metal trays
31 Wooden cutting boards
32 Colorful Bakelite forks, knives, and spoons
33 Vases awaiting bouquets
34 A collection of analog clocks
35 Inspiration boards are everywhere.
36 Fritz Karch is our collecting guru - can you tell that this is his office?
37 Extensive equipment in our editing room
38 These machines are digitizing all of my shows to file in the archives.
39 A new shipment of very nice looking iMac's just arrived to replace older machines.
40 The executive hallway - my office is on the corner.
41 I have enjoyed many spectacular sunsets from my office overlooking the Hudson.
42 Here is our rooftop - a great place to eat lunch, or meditate, or to refresh.
43 Hugo Boss, the German fashion and lifestyle house, is also located at Starrett and this is their side of the roof - a beautiful skyline view and hammocks!
44 A ripple through the Hudson
45 Jersey City can be seen very clearly from the rooftop, as well as the beautiful Hudson River Park.
46 I love this shot of a nearly full moon rising over Starrett.