Textile Tuesday brings some fun new Celerie Kemble designed finds for F. Schumacher.   I am smitten with some of the new fabrics and wallpapers.   Bouquet Toss is a real looker.  Inspired by a vintage dress beloved by Celerie Kemble, this spirited, slightly retro floral pattern features just two blooms—and an airy feel, fresh.. read more →

My eldest child was in NYC last week for a cool fashion week class and events for NYFW.   When she had some free time in Soho, she went gallery hopping (proud mama moment.) I am totally captivated by an artist she found that is so good. Meet Erno Elias and The Lost Series.  The “Lost.. read more →

10 Feb 2019
February 10, 2019

Link Lovin’

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So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that caught my interest the past week.  A RECENTLY RENOVATED MID-CENTURY HOME IN KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE Rare Photos of Lilly Pulitzer Have Been Revealed in a New Book So much good art here. I am loving THIS.  Aerin Lauder’s guide to.. 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? Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts. Let’s get friendly on Facebook,  Twitter,  Pinterest,  Tumblr & Instagram. Please feel free.. read more →

08 Feb 2019
February 8, 2019

Fun Finds on Etsy

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I am a HUGE Etsy fan. I have recently been spending hours searching for items from all over the globe.  It is a great source for vintage and original creations. You can shop ALL MY FAVORITES HERE.   I want to share my latest Etsy finds with you. (email subscribers open in a browser to view.. read more →

I am getting so much great info for my business at The Southern C Summit this week… yet I still have time to online shop. Love THIS necklace. My weakness for wicker and rattan continues wanting THIS, THIS, THIS and THIS. Can we talk about THIS easter basket? It could be a precious planter too… read more →

I always love the wild and wonderful work of Martyn Lawrence Bullard and this house is no exception. I am really enamored with the art collection Kylie has curated it the very young age of 21. Kylie Jenner’s Hidden Hills Home Is Equal Parts Sparkle and Sumptuousness Makeup tycoon Kylie Jenner savors the sweet smell.. read more →

I am taken with the new Schumacher “Free Spirit” collection with the tagline “channel your inner hippie”. This totally speaks to me with these colorful and fun prints and woven.   I am so very happy color is in right now. See the entire collection HERE. These are my favorites.  I am also crazy about.. read more →

I am thrilled to continue my Artist Spotlight Series with a talent hailing from the far north I discovered via her Instagram.   The cold clearly hasn’t stunted her creativity. Enjoy getting to know Terry Ekasala Burke, Vermont   What is your training?   I got an Associates Degree in advertising at the Art Institute.. read more →

So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that caught my interest the past week.  Iris Apfel, 97-Year-Old Style Icon, Has Just Signed with a Modeling Agency Your No-BS Guide to Understanding CBD Skincare We Should All Just Move to New Zealand If You Do One Thing To.. read more →

02 Feb 2019
February 2, 2019

Dogs in Decor

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I have always loved sporting art. I have collected antique dog paintings since I was a young child.  Each buying trip for my mothers shop, The English Room, I would get a painting.  By the time I had my own apartment and was out of college I had a huge collection.   Today they 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?     Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts. Let’s get friendly on Facebook,  Twitter,  Pinterest,  Tumblr & Instagram. Please.. read more →

Did you get my 2019 Valentine’s Day Gift Guide?   It did not come to my inbox yesterday… Check it out if you missed it. Wanting to try this collection. Apparently Scalp care is very necessary for healthy hair! I am addicted to this texture spray. It is the BEST! Love these pleated shades. This.. read more →

Valentine’s Day is time to share your love with your loved one/ ones.  It doesn’t have to be a grand gesture but it does have to be a gesture for sure.  I advise no electronics generally for the ladies. A trip is welcome always too.  Wine, a nice dinner and card will certainly suit.  .. read more →