List Your No-Nos
"I have always had a rule that all decorative tchotchkes must be either handmade or antique and something that one or both of us really loves," Marisa tells us.

"We will only put decorative items in the house if they have some sort of personal significance or unique appeal. We are ruthless with getting rid of stuff. Our parents have been a bit disappointed in the amount of knick knacks they have been able to successfully unload on us."