Back to the real world!   The holidays are over and I am back to work and sale shopping galore.  This is the weird time where you snatch up great coats (like THIS, THIS and THIS) at a steal and dream about great summer frocks too (like THIS, THIS and THIS.)  (email subscribers open in.. read more →

I have a major kitchen crush! I am smitten with the dark lacquer cabinets and the gorgeous waterfall island.  Sleek and Sophisticated via Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles Cardea Home’s Laurie Lehrich, architect D. Stanley Dixon and DENNIS SCHUHART fashion a bold and beautiful kitchen Written by Jeanne Lyons Davis / Photography by David Christensen / Styled by Dennis Schuhart   As the children.. read more →

As we head into a New Year, many people are thinking about self-care and hygge. It is the time of year to cozy up and hunker down at home.   One way I have passed the days since Christmas is a Jigsaw Puzzle. A client introduced me to the gorgeous Liberty Puzzles.  They are fabulous.. read more →

How has another year wizzed by? Is it really the eve of 2020??? I am grateful for all the opportunities that I have been given and looking forward to an even better year ahead. I am not good at resolutions but I have some intentions for the year ahead that I cannot wait to crush… read more →

  So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that piqued my interest the past week. The Top Vogue Weddings of 2019 2019 Year in Review: Travel Guides I feel like I need this dress in my life… Why You Season Two Made Penn Badgley Hate His Murderous.. 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. See & shop my Lacefield Designs Textile.. read more →

This is an exceptional mix of art, pattern and careful curation. What a treat! TOUR A FIFTH AVENUE APARTMENT FILLED WITH MUSEUM-CALIBER TREASURES ED A-Lister Emma Jane Pilkington mixes restraint with brio in a prewar apartment in Manhattan. Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts. See & shop my Lacefield Designs.. read more →

I hope you all had a marvelous holiday!   We sure did and I am exhausted! I have spent the bulk of my day on the sofa not getting any steps and online shopping. I am also binging YOU Season 2 which is fantastically freaky! There are so many great sales and my Christmas cash.. read more →

24 Dec 2019
December 24, 2019

Merry Christmas!

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Wishing you the very merriest Christmas and holiday season. I’m humbled to step back and reflect on my many blessings both personally and professionally. What a year! What a life! What joy it all brings! We never quite got the Christmas card done this year for the first time ever… it may be a Valentine’s.. read more →

The holidays call for a good cocktail. Eggnog is good but Milk Punch is better. Here is my fave recipe… Brandy Milk Punch Brandy Milk Punch is sure to pick you up! During Colonial times on the East Coast, concoctions of brandy were thought to have powerful medicinal properties. Healing or not, few things will.. read more →

  So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that piqued my interest the past week. Christmas Crack (aka Chex Christmas Mix) The Places We Want to Go in 2020 (And Loved in 2019) Designer Jean-Louis Deniot Reimagines an 18th-Century Apartment as a Modernist Haven on Paris’s Illustrious.. 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?       More Daily Desires: (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) Be sure to check my.. read more →

This article via Forbes is fantastic for any creative. Tobi Farley has long been a force in the design industry but I love that she has turned her business into a platform to help other designers. Creatives generally struggle with the business side but Tobi is out to change that. Enjoy this stellar advise.  Meet.. read more →

How it it less than a week until Christmas? I for real gotta get it together. SO MUCH TO DO…SO LITTLE TIME! Here are some recent finds that can be added to more Christmas gift ideas or to splurge on when they hit the after Christmas sales. Be sure to check my other guides as.. read more →