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 […]



COLORFUL SEASIDE RETREAT

COLORFUL SEASIDE RETREAT

In the spirit of spring approaching in a couple of days, here’s a home that will excite your senses with color. We think of pastels and textures for spring so I thought this retreat from Traditional Home was a perfect feature. The home was designed by Gary McBournie, a designer out of Boston. Gary has been The Killians (homeowners) designer for more than […]



FABULOUS ROOM FRIDAY

FABULOUS ROOM FRIDAY

I discovered this room by Chris Little & Joe Little in Veranda recently. The vision of designer and client to go ALL white was unexpected since so many of the rooms we see are filled with color. But, its also apparent the design was more about celebrating the gorgeous view beyond the French doors allowing […]



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 […]



FABULOUS HOME FRIDAY: JEFFREY ALAN MARKS

FABULOUS HOME FRIDAY: JEFFREY ALAN MARKS

If you follow me on any of my social networks, you know that I have a love for Jeffrey Alan Marks’ design work.  I chose to spotlight his home today because its warm and enveloping with beauty, to top things off I wanted to share that he will be debuting his textile collection with KRAVET during […]



POST II: WHAT’S YOUR DESIGN STYLE?

Your Design Style Explained and a WINNER By now I hope you all have had a chance to take the design quiz to find out your design style.  Elle has so graciously let me share with you this quiz and now I would like to explain each design style and share some image examples with […]



FABULOUS HOME FRIDAY: BILL AND GIULIANA RANCIC

FABULOUS HOME FRIDAY: BILL AND GIULIANA RANCIC

Over a year ago, I had the privilege of meeting Bill Rancic during Dallas Market and can say he is not the stereotypical celebrity. He is genuine and as real as they come, absolutely no pretense.  So, when I came across this great story on their new home, it was of no surprise that coastal comfort was their design style. The story on this […]



DESIGN FILES: WHAT IS YOUR STYLE?

DESIGN FILES: WHAT IS YOUR STYLE?

Robert A.M. Stern via Architectural Digest Are you always trying to figure out your perfect signature style?  Are you constantly confused as to what fits you most and what looks best in your home?  I just purchased a home and have been in the process of planning what I want the interiors to look like.  You […]



B by Brandie – Interview with Brandie Gehan

I met and discovered Brandie Gehan recently at the Dallas Market – Sneak Peek. During market a favorite spot of mine is the Temporaries; the two mile trek usually pays off.  And, this time didn’t disappoint. As I came around the corner, there was B by Brandie a young spirited tabletop line that matched the creative […]



Modern, Classic & Couture

In the midst of pulling together the soft finishes for a kitchen project; I thought I’d share a ‘go-to’ source with you.  Although a classicist at heart; its always in my nature to throw in a mix of modern to edge things up a bit. A line that consistently puts a modern twist on tradition is Quadrille.  Certain you have seen […]