So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that caught my interest the past week. I‘ve Been a Stylist for 15 Years—These Are the Brands I Always Buy Totally into this…The India Hicks Podcast Live Out Your Royal Fantasies at the 11 Best Castle Hotels and Manor Houses.. 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?   See & shop my Lacefield Designs Textile & Pillow Collection.  Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and.. read more →

22 years ago today, on September 13th,  I was married. (If you are a longtime reader, yes this is recycled from last year, the year before, the year before…)   It was the most beautiful and fun wedding I have ever been to thanks to my mothers amazing eye for design and obsessive planning.  .. read more →

Fall please come. I beg of you! I am tired of the HOT, HEAT, SWEAT & HUMIDITY.   I want to wear boots, leopard, tiger, zebra, fur, leather, hats, cashmere sweaters and the like. I’m headed back to Aiken to enjoy The Willcox for our 22nd Anniversary and a horse show. This hat will be.. read more →

You know I LOVE wallpaper and especially beautiful handprinted custom wallpaper.   This house is pure perfection!  Inside Hannah Cecil Gurney’s Pattern-Filled London Home via AD Drenched in color and pattern, the London home of de Gournay scion Hannah Cecil Gurney is a love letter to her family’s intoxicating wallpapers By Jane Keltner de Valle / Photography.. read more →

10 Sep 2019
September 10, 2019

Tuesday Thoughts

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This is a random assortment of things that are making me happy today… very random in fact. The first big news is the Buru Bus is stopping in Charlotte again on Thursday. Please pop in the English Room for some shopping. I already have my list ready. I want THIS, THIS and THIS. Gray Malin.. read more →

Have you registered for the design event of season?  DISCOVER ADAC September 24 – 26, 2019 Unlock potential, break boundaries, explore new sources of inspiration, reveal unseen possibilities, and create a vision that is authentic to you. REGISTRATION NOW OPEN  International Market Centers (IMC) and ADAC are proud to announce a week-long celebration of design.. read more →

So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that caught my interest the past week. A Design Lover’s Guide to Lisbon Dying to take the Anna Wintour Masterclass.  Love this stool.  The Anthropologie Vanity Collection is FAB! These Are the Paint Colors a Southern Designer Swears by for.. 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? (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) See & shop my Lacefield Designs Textile & Pillow Collection.  Be sure.. read more →

Fall is coming in fast…if only the hot weather would retreat so we can wear our boots, faux fur and cashmere.  I am smitten with all the fashion happenings on the rise. Basic jeans are a must. I adore THESE and THESE.   The animal print is off he charts this year.  Cant stop, won’t stop.. read more →

HIDELL BROOKS GALLERY has announced their October gallery opening featuring the talented and highly collectable Sally King Benedict. This Atlanta artist is one of my very favorites!  Mark your calendar for the opening reception with Sally King Benedict on Friday, October 4th   from 6-8 pm.  storyboard features new paintings by Sally King Benedict explores storytelling between a.. read more →

I have long been a lover of fashion house Libertine.   The design creative, Johnson Hartig, at the helm of this brand has a vision that is colorful and unique. I knew when I heard he had decided to collaborate on a collection with F. Schumacher it would be pure genius.   I was not.. read more →

It is only Tuesday and i am cravin’ a drink in the big easy! I am slightly obsessed with this bar just as I told someone today that I just didn’t really like red. I was proved wrong almost immediately upon seeing this chic space on instagram.  It’s Joie de Vivre at This Totally Chic.. read more →

Crafting extraordinary kitchens is nothing new for Mick De Giulio.  But this space is.  Melding genres and melting boundaries, De Giulio worked with design-savvy homeowner Yoanna Kulas to shape something more than a cooking space. Here’s his formula for today’s new kitchen-centric home. Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts. Let’s get.. read more →