This weeks installment of shopaholic fantasies are a bevy of booties and an eclectic mix of  happy homegoods.  How about that bed?  It is so beautiful it has put me to sleep.     I am in Mustang Monument.  Follow my trip on  Instagram..assuming I have wifi.  I could be offline for a few days….YIKES!  Be sure.. read more →

It is obvious that I love the west, the western lifestyle and the rustic chic interiors.  These  previous posts highlighting some of my favorites are below. The * items are the favorites and most popular.  They are all actually worth a look. I am en route west to live the lifestyle for a few days.. read more →

I have had a hankering to reset my engagement ring for years.  Then I saw this.  I girl can dream right.  Who said one cannot have 2 engagement rings?  Better than two husbands, right? Did you see Kate Long Stevenson’s original artwork on One Kings Lane? Wow.  Act fast! Is it too much that I.. read more →

I am excited to introduce you to one of my stylish and talented friends.  I met Stacy Kunstel in L.A. 3 years ago as she breezed in to a party with her beyond chic opera coat for an afternoon tea at Hutton and Ruth Wilkinson’s home. It was a dreamy day to say the least… read more →

I am thrilled and honored to be the featured TASTEMAKER over at the So Good.  Download the app ASAP to see the mobile app that helps you discover the best local providers and merchants through your friends and tastemaker recommendations.  Here are a few of my favorite Charlotte haunts…     HOLLY PHILLIPS Tastemaker Picks   You.. read more →

I have another reason for a trip over the pond to see the latest talent in my Artist Spotlight Series… Wayne Mok London, England  What is your training?    I am a graduate of the California College of the Arts and the San Francisco Art Institute, currently based in London. I also have a degree.. read more →

I love to sleep.  No, I really LOVE to sleep.  It can often be bit of an issue with morning and school.  I also tend to be a bit of a night owl.  When the opportunity presents itself I can sleep for days. Obviously, bedding is very important to my slumber situation.  Historically I have.. read more →

Happy Weekend!  We are celebrating our 17th Wedding Anniversarry today.   How did we get so old so fast?  See a past post HERE if you want to see our beautiful wedding pictures from Southern Accents (R.I.P.). Enjoy! My eclectic wants of the week are ever-growing. Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways.. read more →

I am OBSESSED with this Gray Malin Africa photography!!!! I MUST have one and they are on sale 50% off through the weekend.  Yay! Which one to choose is the dilemma?     Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts.    Let’s get friendly on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Tumblr and Instagram.     Please feel free to contact The English.. read more →

Instagram lead me down another rabbit hole. I found Elizabeth on Instagram and knew her super chic gypset jewels must be shared.  I reached out to her and purchased 2 indian chief necklaces sight unseen.  I could not be more in love with my new pieces. and they will be perfect for my trip to.. read more →

I am mesmerized by the fantastic photography of Drew Doggett. CANNOT freakin’ wait for the iPhone 6 + (in gold of course)…the previews are exciting!  Apple Watch has me picking out my Apple Edition watch.  I am thinking Rose Gold. I am a technology junkie.  I have watched the video 3 times. 30 minutes I.. read more →

I am thrilled to share the opportunity to get to know Julianne Taylor. Julianne is the lady and design dynamo behind the blossoming brand Taylor Burke Home, named for Julianne and her sister. This growing brand has made its mark at High Point Market as a rising star. I am looking forward to the new.. read more →

Jonathan Adler has long been a fan favorite for his “Happy Chic” aesthetic but, his keen and distinct design eye keeps getting better and better. The new introductions for fall have me smitten to say the least. See the whole catalog HERE.   I must have just a few things being the Crawford Cabinet, the malachite.. read more →

Another week and another wonderfully talented artist to share in my latest installment of my Artist Spotlight Series. Introducing Kerry Steele Fredericksburg, Virginia What is your training? My grandmother taught fine art and painted with me quite often as a child. I went to college for design and mixed in a number of fine art classes.. read more →