This home captured me with its cool and sleek palette that is soothing modern magic. While it is clear I am not a minimalist, Melanie Turner can make me wish I could be.   Melanie Turner adds sexy-meets-sophisticated sparkle to a modern townhouse designed to entertain a crowd via Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles.  Interior designer Melanie.. read more →

This morning as I sat at the barn watching my daughter hack her pony there was the very slightest cool breeze passing through. It got me excited for my favorite cold season.   I LOVE coats, jackets, boots and all winter accessories. Puffer coats seem to he a go to these days with their fun designs.. read more →

So much to read… So much to see… So many places to go…  Blair Voltz Clarke’s Park Avenue Apartment Has Artistic Flair to Spare Frieze Week 2018: What to see and trends to follow KOMBUCHA 101 (EVERYTHING YOU’VE EVER WANTED TO KNOW) Indian Odyssey Travelogue Laura Bush’s Cowboy Cookies Recipe Where Charlotte’s Food Bloggers are.. 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? Shop our “Bright Eyes & Bushy Tails” Collection with LeighDeux! Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts… read more →

I recently listened to the Bunny Mellon biography on Audible. It was fascinating, riveting and sad.  She had many passions in her life. Gardening was certainly the one that was continuous and fulfilling. Bunny lived a life of true style. She expected and had only the best.  Vendome Press kindly sent an advance copy of this.. read more →

I have heard this iPhone controlled crock pot is the best.  I would feel cool as Bowie in these boots. These beauties are badass too. These are on fire!  Best Stan Smith Ever! Best carpet cleaner.  Want THIS badly, and THIS. This may be my parka purchase for fall. Hoping for cold weather.   (email subscribers.. read more →

  My apologies for not posting yesterday… I never pushed publish. I have been quite distracted.  My respite has been diving into books each evening. I have such an amazing selection of new pre releases thanks to Vendome Press.   This latest tome by the brilliant Jennifer Boles truly is an encyclopedia of Interior Designers… read more →

25 Sep 2018
September 25, 2018

Shopbop SALE ALERT

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Shopbop is one of my favorite go to stores.  There have everything from shoes, to jeans, coats, to purses and earrings… This week they are having a quick sale the only happens a few times a year.  I am sharing my picks and my purchases because many of these items can never be found at.. read more →

As the Florence Broadhurst Brand Ambassador, I invite you to join me at High Point Market for Design on HPMKT: IMC Designer Seminar Series Saturday, October 13, 3:30pm-4:30pm Fearless Design Mally Skok, Julia Buckingham, Jamie Meares, Allison Mattison Trellis, Tavia Forbes & Monet Masters with Holly Hollingsworth Phillips as moderator Suites at Market Square Seminar.. read more →

So much to read… So much to see… So many places to go…  The Gucci Cruise Gothic video is everything.  Yes, You Can Actually Train Your Brain to Stress Less 7 Tips to Get Over Your Fear of Public Speaking  These are the boots to have this fall.  This lady has style for miles….Tastemaker Spotlight:.. 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?       Shop our “Bright Eyes & Bushy Tails” Collection with LeighDeux! Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news,.. read more →

Leopard is EVERYWHERE this fall. You must have a leopard coat.  Here are my favorites: THIS, THIS, THIS and THIS. I need 3 runners for my house.  I want THIS, THIS and THIS. Tiger Kimono is a must have. THESE are going to be my High Point Market shoes/slippers. NEED… so chic. Here are my.. read more →

I was thrilled to receive a coveted advance copy of Amanda Lindroth’s new book, Island Hopping. It truly transports you to the islands. You are whisked from one magical location to the next. Each more comfortable than the next with plenty of style but an informal ease only attained with a life well traveled and.. read more →

I am excited to introduce you to my latest Artist Spotlight Series feature. This New York talent has mesmerized me with her vibrant works. Enjoy getting to know Josette Urso New York, NY What is your training? When I was a child, one of my teachers suggested that because of my interest in art as.. read more →