I started my Monday morning with a BANG!  I saw from a Mailchimp email, I had an unusual spike in blog subscribers over the past few days.  I went to Mailchimp to check it out. As I suspected, they were spam followers.  As I was deleting them I was meaning to delete by “unsubscribe visible”.. read more →

30 Aug 2020
August 30, 2020

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Happy Sunday to all!  So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that piqued my interest the past week…  Ikea has some great finds…I just ordered 2 more of these genius Ikea Bamboo Cutting Boards that hug your countertop.  The Best Rom-Coms on Netflix The 14 Best Road.. 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? Daily Desires: (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways.. read more →

Wow! Life has gotten complicated with 3 schools, 8 zillion emails and a packed schedule!!! I’m looking forward to a horse show next weekend. I picked up THIS, THIS, THIS and THIS. This art is so good! I want THIS real bad. I’m all about THIS regime.  Weekend Wants: (email subscribers open in a browser.. read more →

  I am back with week 30 of my Things I Love Thursday series.   This is a collection of things I use /wear on a regular basis and want to share. The Jacksons Woven Jute Totes are so cute and chic.  Idyllwind Women’s Leap Western Boots are fab for fall.  Patchwork Blanket or Quilt in Multi reminds me of.. read more →

I can’t resist a good scenic wallpaper. Pierre Frey’s Canaima is my recent crush.  An exotic scene by Carlos Mota where butterflies, colorful birds and flamingos flit between palms and orange trees. A soft, realistic masterpiece, hand painted and printed on a vinyl with raw silk effect, offering character and relief. Carlos Mota is a.. read more →

My latest Textile Tuesday find is Ottoline. Ottoline is a London based Dutch design house founded by Ottoline de Vries. Ottoline is known for her playful use of colour and composition. A profound love for nature and art and an appreciation for fine product inform Ottoline’s endless inspiration for unique, refreshing and contemporary patterns. I love that these prints have a nod to tradition.. read more →

I am a bit behind on my Artist Spotlight Series this week.  I wanted to share some of my favorite artists from Hidell Brooks Gallery and pieces I am crushing on currently… relinquish 2019 by Mary Nelson Sinclair mixed media on canvas 60 x 36 inches each (diptych) dicey nights 2019 by Sally king Benedict.. read more →

23 Aug 2020
August 23, 2020

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Happy Sunday to all!  So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that piqued my interest the past week… A Jaw-Dropping Backyard Conservatory in Tennessee 5 Iconic Road Trips to Take Before Your Kids Grow Up RUBY KEAN IN CONVERSATION WITH LAURA KIRAR, DESIGNER OF MESÓN HIDALGO. The.. 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?             Daily Desires: (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for.. read more →

This week flew by!  Kids are back to the new routine. Projects are all moving along. Lots of interviews for a new team member for The English Room but, as you know I still found time to shop. It truly is retail therapy. J. Crew is having a ridiculous sale. I picked up THIS, THIS,.. read more →

I am back with week 29 of my Things I Love Thursday series.   This is a collection of things I use /wear on a regular basis and want to share. Sally King Benedict is one of my very favorite artists.  She has created some one of a kind pieces for St. Frank that I am crushing.. read more →

I am CRAZY for Curiosities by Pierre Frey. Like a cabinet of curiosities, a variety of hand-painted designs wind around a central tree. The overall composition recalls a silk scarf. The lighter color is a bit less dramatic but equally interesting. Daily Desires: (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) Be sure to subscribe.. read more →

I am always a fan of the talented designers at Lacefield Designs. I am crazy for this new modern hand painted damask, Fleur. It is vibrant and happy just like the collection I designed with them.  Nordstrom Sale goes live tomorrow to the public. Shop my picks HERE! Daily Desires: (email subscribers open in a.. read more →