When the economy tanked in 2008, homeowners hit the pause button on furniture purchases and home renovations. They stood back, watched their savings and retirement accounts take a roller coaster ride, and generally stopped investing in home decor. Nearly five years later, Julie Rogowski, vice president and general manager of the Boston Design Center, says that sentiment may be turning an important (and well-decorated) corner.
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