What a week!  I am thrilled to be part of the CSOL Designer Showhouse that opened this week. We recieved some great press from AD, Editor at Large and more…. I do not recall fashion that I have ever coveted more than this season. Here are my wants: Happy Spring this week! My wifi may.. read more →

2017 Charleston Symphony Designer Showhouse just opened and I am fortunate enough to have designed the dining room. This colorful, art inspired space was a delight to create with the help of many wonderful design partners.  The magnificent circa 1840 Henry Street House is a beautiful Greek Revival structure just a few steps from historic.. read more →

I love it when Serena & Lily has a sale! Well, I love about any sale but this one is so very special because it is 20% off EVERYTHING. I have coveted THESE and THIS forever. I die for THIS and THIS. Just ordered THIS. The art collection of originals they feature is so good and.. read more →

I am fortunate enough to be staying at Zero George while on this trip to Charleston to celebrate the opening of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra League Designer Showhouse.   This boutique hotel in the heart of historic downtown Charleston has long been on my bucket list.  I have popped in on multiple occasions for for drinks in the.. read more →

Merida recently shared a wonderful surprise. They created in collaboration with Mark D. Sikes. “California Stripes” is his collection of wool dhurries. The collection in comprised of four various stripe collections names for the Cali areas or neighborhoods he often frequents; Brentwood, Presidio, Montecito and Palisades CALIFORNIA STRIPES A modern take on vintage dhurries, each rug.. read more →

I am thrilled to share my latest art crush.  She is a talent that nods to the past yet is au courant, She is kitschy while clever.  Take the time to read her bio as it is a touching tribute to her Grandmother’s easel.   “Her latest series demonstrates her ever-evolving and rare perspective, a photographic journey of.. read more →

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 →