I am honored to be featured on Scoop Charlotte this week.  The feature chronicles a typical 24 in my life.  Few days are ever typical yet this captures my hectic life these days.  24 Hours in the life of Holly Hollingsworth Phillips If you love bright colors, unexpected combinations and elegant touches, Holly Hollingsworth Phillips may be your.. read more →

I gave you a taste of Durbar yesterday but it deserves more. Matthew Williamson’s collection of wallpapers conjures up images of India with a vibrant, contemporary twist. All the patterns are printed on the easy-to-hang non-woven base. Companion and co-ordinating designs are presented in the DURBAR collection of printed and embroidered fabrics.   Menagerie– An.. read more →

Osborne & Little with designer Matthew Williamson has stunned again with the exquisite new Durbar Collection.  Matthew Williamson’s collection of fabrics conjures up images of India with a vibrant, contemporary twist. Signature colours including cerise, teal, turquoise and jade are combined with calm tones of linen.  My personal favorite is Aravali.  Aravali– A stylised landscape.. read more →

The world is full of sadness, hate and strife. Watching the news is enough to depress anyone.   When your down in the dumps remember in the words of The Beatles “All You Need Is Love.”  We could use more love in this crazy world. I am quite partial to hearts with my youngest having.. read more →

My latest Artist Spotlight Series feature is a rising star in the Nola art scene that I discovered on Instagram. I personally adore her work and an coveting a bright “color spot” in my life. We also must be soul sisters because we both adore Iris Apfel. Enjoy getting to know a little story about.. read more →

So much to read, see and do… So little time!   Get out there… China’s New Glass Walkway Is Seriously Terrifying via AD… one travel thing I do not want to do!  Excited for my upcoming weekend in Savannah. Reading The Perfect Weekend in Savannah via CNTraveler in anticipation.  The South’s Best New Restaurants via Southern.. read more →

I am caught between seasons.   I am still coveting summer caftans and tassels while fabulous shearlings and boots are also catching my eye.   What is a girl to do?  Buy both of course! Also, loving the Jovana pattern that is percolating through Anthropologie. Is it bad I want this jacket in all 4.. read more →

Mark D. Sikes is a man in fire.  He has more going on in the design and fashion world than I can comprehend.   He has launched a popular fashion line, MDS Stripes, has a book coming out with Rizzoli in September and a fabric line with F. Schumacher launching in September in addition to.. read more →

I have had a crazy busy week with a fun new renovation.  We are moving along quickly so the client can get out of temporary housing ASAP. In searching for tile and bathroom renovation ideas I noticed the massive number of patterned tiles I have saved recently.  When we were picking at the tile shop.. read more →

I seem to be on an equestrian kick that I cannot kick. I was stopped today by another horse. Katie Kime’s new Horse & Tassel wallpaper is a real charmer in Green or Orange. The World is Your Oyster is another Katie Kime favorite wallpaper. See all Katie’s creative Wallpaper’s HERE.  Be sure to subscribe to THE.. read more →

I was taken with this colorful add over the pond. What a fabulously chic and fun family abode!  Nadja Swarovski’s Colorful Family Home Outside of London via AD With a name that’s synonymous with crystals, it’s no surprise that Nadja Swarovski has created a dazzling home for her family in the countryside outside London  PHOTOGRAPHY.. read more →

If you’re an animal lover like me, dog hair is overtaking your house.  Lint brush,lint roller, then vacuuming—those minutes can quickly add up to become hours, and by the time I’m finished, I’ve lost a good chunk of my day, and I need a glass of wine.  But then bObsweep happened.  When I opened the.. read more →

I was thrilled when Jill McKenzie from Steve McKenzie’s in Atlanta gave me an exclusive sneak peek to share of the new Cotton & Quill Hunt collection. They certainly knew that I was going to be taken with this equestrian inspired textile collection and they were correct. I have showed it to my petite horsewoman.. read more →

I am excited to share a new artist today and her new series, launching August 20th, called “Pop Fragments” by artist Megan Carty. These pieces are representative of a sort of ’micro-burst’ in our lives that brings forth growth, beauty, and change which seems to be what we are all are striving for in our lives. Seeing.. read more →