The Crafty Garage
Pascale Le Draoulec, a Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, food writer and the mom of Sabine, 6, and Mina-Claire, 7, wanted to transform her small home’s clutter catchall into a happy workshop and playroom.
Flea-market furniture finds took up valuable real estate and didn’t fare well. (The once white sofa was no longer white; wood tables were starting to warp.) Long outgrown toys and bikes were junking up the tight space as they waited to be given to friends.