5 Writing Desks With Staying Power

5 Writing Desks With Staying Power

Maybe its because I’m a classicist at heart or maybe its because writing desks take me back to an era of romance where putting a pen to paper was an art form–but could there be anything more lovely than a stately writing desk in your office? Today, our modes of communication are hurried and robust that it […]



CALLING ALL BOOK LOVERS

CALLING ALL BOOK LOVERS

I am an avid collector especially of interior and fashion subject matter when it relates to books. There is always another prized edition I must add to my collection that I just can’t wait to purchase.  Don’t you just love the newness of a book – the smell of ink on satin paper, the beautiful pocket sleeve that hides the […]



FABULOUS ROOM FRIDAY

FABULOUS ROOM FRIDAY

Happy Friday!  Here in our studio it has been a long week of multiple project installations so we are definitely excited that its Friday.  We all need reprieve from the hustle and bustle of weekly demands so take a moment to break away with us today.  We chose this room designed by Tom Flynn because it spoke […]



WANNA GET AWAY?

WANNA GET AWAY?

Hi there!  This wet and cold weather has me thinking of sand, sun and surf. So, I thought I would take you on a virtual beach trip through the lens of this incredibly talented firm, blackband design. All of their homes having a winning combination that encompasses the laid-back lifestyle of coastal décor. Now, its your turn to escape to the beach and […]



DALLAS MARKET – PART II

DALLAS MARKET – PART II

Hello there!  I didn’t want to miss giving you guys Part II of the Dallas Market. Here are a few lines you should keep in your back pocket when you are thinking about designing your homes. And, as a bonus I wanted to share some great online home décor sites that cater to a budget friendly […]



Dallas Market – Part I

Dallas Market – Part I

Good morning, I hope you are having an amazing week! I am excited to share with you what we spotted last week at Dallas Market. There was a great deal of indigo and mixed metals, nothing surprising since my last trend report at the beginning of January.  The new introductions of indigo were well received, which was a huge improvement […]



WHAT’S IN, WHAT’S OUT FOR 2015

WHAT’S IN, WHAT’S OUT FOR 2015

While you’re settling into 2015, and deciding to redecorate, build or remodel its important to know what’s trending in interior design. Today, I’m going to help you be ahead of the curve so you can look like an expert. WHAT’S OUT… CHEVRON PRINTS It’s time to be done with the zigzag! As all things military it can […]



GIFT GUIDE – FOR THE DECOR-OBSESSED

GIFT GUIDE – FOR THE DECOR-OBSESSED

Like me, chances are you are always looking for fun and new gift ideas. As a designer, I always have my eye out for home accessories that are new, fresh and interesting. So, I’ve put together great gift ideas that will make your shopping for the home enthusiast a lot more fun and maybe you’ll find a little […]



6 GREAT GIFTS TO GIVE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

6 GREAT GIFTS TO GIVE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Hey there!  I hope you have had a wonderful week so far. Its been very COLD here but I am really enjoying the change of season. As the holidays are upon us; I wanted to share some unique gifts from my friends in Atlanta. Jill and Steve McKenzie have an amazing boutique in Atlanta, GA. that is […]



10 HOSTESS GIFT IDEAS

10 HOSTESS GIFT IDEAS

Hi there, happy Monday to you! Hope you had a fantastic weekend, today I am sharing ten hostess gifts that are a quick and easy “Thank You.” With the holidays fast approaching and invitations flooding in for parties, its always nice to show your appreciation with a ‘thank you’ gift. I love small items that […]