It is finally here! I present you with the Ultimate Gift Guide for Mother’s Day!   Send it on to your husband, brother, father, and adult children.. people need gift help and I am happy to oblige as I am a shopping expert.  I have covered the full range of practical to absurdly fabulous in.. read more →

I wanted to share some sneak peek photos of the new “Paige Pottery”  by Paige Kalena Follman and a preview of a couple works on paper for her Mother’s Day Sale. The sale will start FRIDAY at 11 AM EST!! It sold out in a flash last time so set a phone alarm. These would be lovely.. read more →

Ohhh… it is getting good around here but, the clock is ticking fast! I have to get myself in order in a few days before I shoot. I am loving the results this far.  Remember these updates… My Bernhardt bed and chest are in and are amazing. The Leesa Mattress pop up was so cool… read more →

I have another Artist Spotlight Series feature that is sure to please. I am enamored with her beautiful etherial watercolor pieces.  The strong colors and beautiful framing are amazing. Enjoy getting to know Marina Dunbar Columbus, Georgia What is your training?  I dabbled in art my whole life and started taking it seriously my sophomore.. read more →

Today is The Met Gala and my favorite of the Dress to Room Pairings because of the outlandish, daring and wild fashions. See past ones 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, & 2012.  Colloquially and affectionately referred to as “fashion’s biggest night out,” the Met Gala is a pinnacle of iconic style. A fundraising benefit for the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City,.. read more →

I am excited to welcome my friend, Murat Tasdemir, of Tasdemir Rugs & MD Home to Charlotte this week.  Tasdemir Rugs has been in business sense 1996. Owner, Murat Tasdemir, traveled from Istanbul Turkey, to the great USA with a shipment of carpets and $150.00 dollars to his name. Throughout many years of hard work,.. read more →

A smattering of my favorite stories from around the web this week… Be warned this ain’t no CNN or FOX News. Tomorrow is The Met Ball and my favorite of the Dress to Room Pairings… This year could be harder than usually with Comme de Garçons. See past ones 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, & 2012.  Exclusive:.. read more →

As you well know, I LOVE some baubles.   I am particularly fond of bright, colorful tassels and offbeat numbers. I am such a fan of this recent find with a distinct southern twist. Enjoy getting to know  Lauren Milmine Designs Savannah, Georgia What is your training? I love sharing that, in fact, I don’t.. read more →

Do you think there are an unusual amount of really fab spring and summer clothes out now?  I do. I know I have a real problem but I love so many of the things these days.  It has been a wild week fro High Pint to home and back to Greensboro again for a weekend horseshow… read more →

It is such a happy day when favorites collide! I was beyond thrilled when my shopaholic daughter alerted me to a new collaboration. A favorite artist, Kate Long Stevenson, and Charlotte native and jewelry designer extraordinaire, Mignonne Gavigan, joined forces to create this beautiful scarf necklace. It is everything! From the colors to abstract design.. read more →

Wooooah. Who pushed fast forward?   This is going entirely too fast!  Lets start with the good news first…Well lots has happened.  The amazing Savanna Scenes carpet from Karastan is installed and is fabulous.  It is so soft underfoot and hopefully will hide all sins.  The killer closet wallpaper from NewWall is a perfect punch that.. read more →

Jeffrey Bilhuber‘s new collection for Henredon was a High Point Market highlight.  I loved seeing his fresh take on upholstery and furniture pieces.   I died over those big orange velvet chairs and the game table…oh and the small slipper chairs…oh  and nailhead cabinet…well I just liked a lot of it. I do say the.. read more →

I am so excited to introduce you to my latest Artist Spotlight Series feature.   I spotted her work while in Palm Beach a while back but finally reached out to share her stunning work after seeing a One Kings Lane feature.   Enjoy getting to know Nadine Kalachnikoff Palm Beach, Florida “Born in Paris to.. read more →

My friends at Addison Weeks have come up with the most stunning hardware collection that they debuted at High Point Market this week! They dipped their toe into this with Barrie Benson’s custom pieces for her furniture collection at Highland House.  The latest collection and collaboration is expanded and chic beyond belief!  I couldn’t get.. read more →