II would like to introduce you to Liz Marsh Designs. This unique functional works of art are handmade in Houston, Texas. I am such a fan of these beauties.   I am mesmerized by the newest decoupage Eden Collection with a nod to the past with an on trend and updated snake motif. “The new EDEN.. read more →

It is perfect timing to introduce you to a LA artist as I head to LALA Land for Legends of La Cienega.  You may recognize the work of this talented lady as she is a star among the big and small brands alike. Enjoy getting to know Mary Matson Los Angeles, California  What is your.. read more →

I am headed to LA for Legends of La Cienega this week. I am thrilled to be a part of Blogger Breakfast  & Legends 2017 Kick-Off on Wednesday hosted by Chairish and media partner California Home & Design (CHD). Anna Brockway, Co-Founder of Chairish, is going to be joined by Nate Berkus.  The two of them.. read more →

These are the things that caught my attention this week.  Get Paid To Travel & Drink Canned Wine All Day Restaurant-Worthy French Toast, Without the Wait Five Days in Iceland with GP 4 Major Mistakes You’re Making When You Wash Your Hair Need this bag! I Never Pay Full Price for Flights—This Is Where I.. read more →

a little Derby Day share… Artist Lesli DeVito, whom I have know for years and featured HERE and HERE, painted Gigi and her pony Lottie and they appeared at our door after a wonderful show weekend.  It was the most wonderful surprise! Lesli is a follow animal lover with the such a kind and generous heart.  If.. read more →

My friend and artist Lesley Grainger has just released 4 new large scale pieces.  They are vibrant and full of life.  I am such a fan of her work.  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 to contact The English Room if you are interested in.. read more →

Well my closet is cleaned out and there is room for not much more but, I sure have spied lots of goodies to fill the few holes. Lord help me.   Here are my currently coveted goodies starting with some seriously tempting shoes from Anthro… Here are more goodies… (email subscribers open in browser to view.. read more →

It is finally here! I present you with the Ultimate Gift Guide for Mother’s Day!   Send it on to your husband, brother, father, and adult children.. people need gift help and I am happy to oblige as I am a shopping expert.  I have covered the full range of practical to absurdly fabulous in.. read more →

I wanted to share some sneak peek photos of the new “Paige Pottery”  by Paige Kalena Follman and a preview of a couple works on paper for her Mother’s Day Sale. The sale will start FRIDAY at 11 AM EST!! It sold out in a flash last time so set a phone alarm. These would be lovely.. read more →

Ohhh… it is getting good around here but, the clock is ticking fast! I have to get myself in order in a few days before I shoot. I am loving the results this far.  Remember these updates… My Bernhardt bed and chest are in and are amazing. The Leesa Mattress pop up was so cool… read more →

I have another Artist Spotlight Series feature that is sure to please. I am enamored with her beautiful etherial watercolor pieces.  The strong colors and beautiful framing are amazing. Enjoy getting to know Marina Dunbar Columbus, Georgia What is your training?  I dabbled in art my whole life and started taking it seriously my sophomore.. read more →

Today is The Met Gala and my favorite of the Dress to Room Pairings because of the outlandish, daring and wild fashions. See past ones 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, & 2012.  Colloquially and affectionately referred to as “fashion’s biggest night out,” the Met Gala is a pinnacle of iconic style. A fundraising benefit for the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City,.. read more →

I am excited to welcome my friend, Murat Tasdemir, of Tasdemir Rugs & MD Home to Charlotte this week.  Tasdemir Rugs has been in business sense 1996. Owner, Murat Tasdemir, traveled from Istanbul Turkey, to the great USA with a shipment of carpets and $150.00 dollars to his name. Throughout many years of hard work,.. read more →

A smattering of my favorite stories from around the web this week… Be warned this ain’t no CNN or FOX News. Tomorrow is The Met Ball and my favorite of the Dress to Room Pairings… This year could be harder than usually with Comme de Garçons. See past ones 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, & 2012.  Exclusive:.. read more →