I love a good party and planning one too! Shayla Copas’ new book is full of great ideas ad gorgeous tabletop.  You should certainly add this to your book collection. Entertain for every season of the year with one of the South’s most acclaimed luxury interior designers and tastemakers. Join Shayla Copas on a tour.. read more →

I love featuring local artists. My latest Artist Spotlight Series feature is a neighbor that I have wanted grow as an artist over the pat few years.  I have always been fond of her work but I current love where she is headed with colorful layered pieces that have so much depth. Enjoy getting to.. read more →

So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that caught my interest the past week. This was such a treat to read this and sweet Violet, my husbands Grandmother for whom my daughter is named…Granny Chic: The Ultimate Inspiration For These 6 Designers Step inside 15 of Bunny.. 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) Shop my Ultimate 2019 Graduation Gift Guide. Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for.. read more →

WE are all busy as bees in in May.   It is like the holidays ll over again with end of year school parties and graduation gigs galore! I had a great opening at the Southeastern Showhouse on Wednesday. It is certainly work s visit go you can manage it!   My shopping finds this.. read more →

How do I have a child old enough to graduate from college?  That is a mystery to me but regardless I need loads of gifts for my daughters friends I have complied a huge list of ideas.   Boys are admittedly harder than girls to buy for but I have scoured the wed for you.. read more →

i am honored to be featured on this stellar podcast that has featured many icons before me.   Click through to hear my ramblings with the fun ladies of Ballard Designs.  Podcast, Ep. 87: designer Holly Hollingsworth Phillips   Antiques expert and color lover Holly Hollingsworth Phillips sits down with us to talk about ‘Wow’.. read more →

I love Dress to Room Pairings. I missed a few good ones. Enjoy my loosely interpreted Dress to Room Pairings… Via House Beautiful Tina Anastasia of Mark P. Finlay Interiors  Sujan Rajmahal Palace Celebrity images via Vogue Shop my 2019 Mother’s Day Gift Guide. Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts. Let’s get.. read more →

How do I have a senior in High School?  It truly went by in the blink of an eye.   I one heard “the days are long and the years are short.”  This really rings true. I am not the most organized of parents…I missed the school deadline for the graduation announcements and I am.. read more →

It is finally the first Monday in May! The Met Gala and my favorite of the Dress to Room Pairings because of the outlandish, daring and wild fashions. This year is beyond over the top.  See all the looks HERE or HERE. There are so many to see.  See past ones 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, & 2012.   The Met Gala is.. read more →

So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that caught my interest the past week. The Celebrities Who Have Been Banned From The Met Gala  30 Vintage Cakes from the South That Deserve a Comeback This is the cutest personalized jacket.  I think I am going to go.. 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) Shop my 2019 Mother’s Day Gift Guide. Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for.. read more →

A busy week behind and a busy one ahead.  This weekend will provide little rest as I am headed to a horse show in Aiken early tomorrow. I did spend the day with girlfriends at the Wells Fargo Championship yesterday.  We saw no golfers or golf balls…but lots of fun was had.  I need no.. read more →

I am a color person through and through but occasionally I am captured by a project devoid of color. This retreat is one to make you long for a quiet weekend away.  A weekend retreat east of Atlanta offers respite for two of the Atlanta design community’s top tastemakers Written by Matthew Mill / Styled by.. read more →