I love it when an artist I love makes it to a favorite gallery like Hidell Brooks! Brian Coleman and his abstract work makes me happy and nostalgic. His work is deep and thought provoking with beautiful waves of color.  Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts. Let’s get friendly on Facebook,.. read more →

20 Feb 2018
February 20, 2018

Tape Trim on Walls

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Certain design details can make the room just pop. A recent obsession of mine is ribbon or tape trimmed walls. They define the space and give that contrast and punch to highlight the architectural details.  I am dying to do this for a few upcoming projects. As you have heard… Here are a few favorites.. read more →

LeighDeux is looking for the next generation of textile designers. It is time to share your creative genius and flex those design muscles.   I am honored to be a judge in this competition.  ……………………………………………… We are a unique bedding company based in Charlotte North Carolina, and we specialize in chic bedding products for home.. read more →

I am so excited to introduce you to another talented artist and creative that I met through Instagram. This gal creates fun and fabulous art that speaks to my color loving self. Enjoy getting to know Alyssa Jill Harris of Willa Heart Camden, South Carolina    What is your training? I am dyslexic and went.. read more →

So much to read… So much to see… So many places to go…  Here are the articles on the web that have caught my attention.  Barack Obama’s Presidential Portrait by Kehinde Wiley Is Unveiled The Ultimate Italian Road Trip Through Sicily The 10 Most Romantic Small Towns in Italy Obsessed with these handmade brooches! How.. read more →

I am always inspired by travel, design & life which I share and curate on Pinterest.  Here are some recent favorites all of which you can find HERE. What are you pinning these days? Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts. Let’s get friendly on Facebook,  Twitter,  Pinterest,  Tumblr & Instagram. Please feel free.. read more →

So many things to want…I want THIS, THIS & THIS. So many places to shop… I am all over HERE & HERE. So little space left in my house…but I could make room for THIS & THIS. What are you coveting? Email subscribers open in a browser to view content. Happy Shopping! Be sure to subscribe.. read more →

I am so inspired and delighted by this Pantone trend report. I realize it is for fashion but home follows these very closely in terms on color trends.  These 12 colors make me immensely happy. I am working on a hugely exciting project that I wil announce soon (fingers crossed) that will be full of.. read more →

Ashley Whittaker is a master colorist! She mixes pattern and color with ease while continually making traditional design feel fresh and updated. This project is yet another example of her immense talent.  This Charming Weekend Escape Turns Floral Print into a Contemporary Accent Contrast and continuity are vital to this home’s harmony.   Living Room.. read more →

13 Feb 2018
February 13, 2018

Pretty in Pink

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In honor of this Valentine’s Day I want to share some sweet items that have caught my eye recently for the home.  Pink gives a room such warmth.  Do you do pink?  (email subscribers open in browser to view content) Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts. Let’s get friendly on Facebook,.. read more →

I am excited to share another fun feature in the current Southern Home. This magazine is always packed full of great homes.  This project is a favorite as the client and I share a love of color and pattern and speak the same design language. See more images on my Queens Road Project.  Be sure.. read more →

You may easily guess why I was immediately halted by this artist while scrolling through Instagram. Her large scale realist works are beyond stunning.   Enjoy getting to know this installation-based painter.  Lara Nickel New York New York What is your training?  I received a BFA in Painting with a Minor in Art History from.. read more →

My talented and tempting friend Piper Dano of Jewels by Piper will be sharing her one of a kind jewels tomorrow (Tuesday) at Tabor with a GIVEAWAY from Capitol.   She always an eclectic and unusual array of baubles that you will see nowhere else.  Be sure to pop in for a Valentine’s treat for yourself! .. read more →

So much to read… So much to see… So many places to go…  Here are the articles on the web that have caught my attention.  Your Sunday Breakfast Recipe…Egg-Avocado Sandwich with Spicy Mayo Almost 40% of Men Don’t Think the Gender Pay Gap Exists. This is What Sallie Krawcheck Wants You To Do About It.. read more →