Oprah Winfrey redecorates her home in Santa Barbara, California
Oprah Winfrey, 59, recently decided that her Santa Barbara, California dwellings – albeit impeccable – do not reflect on who she is. "I knew my house was impressive. I mean, just about every guest I ever invited for dinner told me so
so as they perched on the edge of the opulent sofa, trying not to get fingerprints on anything. I owned a stately home and I poured my heart and soul into making it perfect."
"The gilded mirrors, marble urns, the lavish carpets and sherbet palette – it was all very grand, but it wasn't very true to myself ... Maya Angelou once told me you can become either an old female or a wise woman. All I can tell you is that I'm evolving, my taste is, too, and someday soon this room will represent the person I've become."
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