Crazy week from L.A. to Charlotte to Charleston and back again! I head back for the showhouse opening to Charleston and then home for 12 hours before we head off to the BVI’s for a bareboating adventure on Friday.  All suggestions welcome! Here is a look at my dining room wallpaper I recently had installed.. read more →

Candice Bergen, AKA “Murphy Brown” is talented in so many ways. She is not only an award winning actress but she is also an artist.  I loved her in so many roles and especially as the feisty Vogue editor in Sex and the city.  Bergen bags began when… My daughter asked me to decorate her Louis.. read more →

Another week has flown by! I spoke at Design Bloggers Conference in LA and survived!  I flew back on the red eye (always a bad idea) and have worked nonstop for 48 hours.   I am en route to Charleston to install the Charleston Symphony Orchestra League Showhouse dining room I designed with my team. Then.. read more →

This one stopped me in my scrolling tracks and that has become increasingly harder to do with the volume of design in print and on the web.   Peter Dunham does it every time! Enjoy this charming english beauty a la .LA..  House Tour: Minnie Driver’s Hollywood Hills Home Echoes Her ‘English Gypsy’ Upbringing via.. read more →

I have never been a big fan of red until recently. It is certainly trending in fashion which quickly leads to interiors often.   I had a fabulous red lacquer room years ago that was an english classic. I am looking to try it again with a more modern take..  Who is up for it?  I.. read more →

My friend and Cali artist, Lesley Grainger, has filled her online gallery shop with some lovely and lively nw pieces that reflect the colors and new life of spring.  Be sure to go check them out HERE.  I just love her use of color and the accessible price point for all types of collectors! See.. read more →

I am ecstatic to introduce the latest Artist Spotlight Series feature.   This world renowned interior designer, artist, editor and all around creative really needs no introduction but his latest genius project truly captivated me.   I saw these pieces at the Holiday House in NYC in Patrick Mele‘s space (see last image) and have.. read more →

I had the most fun today at brunch today with Robert Allen Design and the Madcap Cottage gents at Bouchon Bistro in LA.   Their new collection deserves to be shared as it is full of gems.  A Collector’s Eye by    Exclusively for Robert Allen @Home Collecting and curating is a way of life for.. read more →

One of the lovelies that I follow on Instagram is ClaireBellaStudio. I was thrilled to see the new fabric and wallpaper she is soon the debut.   Can we talk about the Llama love?  My eldest just came back from a service trip to Peru where she brought me the cutest Llama! Her pictures were amazing! .. read more →

The Shopbop sale ends I did my order after lots of contemplating. I went for these, this, this, and these cute cropped jeans.  Still trying to decide on which one of these? Should i get these? Was shocked by this new collection.  There are some gems for a steal. 40% off you purchase when you.. read more →

Kate Spade’s latest collection and campaign is speakin’ my language!  It is camels, color, tassels & more.  I can hardly resist the goodness as it transports me right back to Morocco.   I had to have this and this for sure.  Contemplating these too.  The 25% off discount with code PURPOSE sold me!  Be sure.. read more →

Do you love estate sales?   I have a new source for you! Do you have loads of nice quality things you need to sell?   Well. I have an incredible source for you too. Keep reading to find out more about the designer secret that is sweeping the nation and a few things I.. read more →

Who wants to go on vacation?   This wanderlust Wednesday I have treat for you that I found perusing a favorite travel site, Mr & Mrs Smith. I have been getting great rates booking through them, especially for an LA trip.  It is a tropical treasure! WELCOME TO CUIXMALA – THE SOUL’S RESTING PLACE The.. read more →

My soon-to-be new neighbors at The English Room are going to be five one five.   This womens boutique is a curated collection of fashion and accessories that are unique to Charlotte. The building isn’t quite ready but the goodies are rolling in so we have invited them to share the chic at The English.. read more →