The Laura Park for Annie Selke collection is a colorful confection for your home.  Laura happens to be my neighbor. I am thrilled to have the creativity of this local artist featured in my own garden through her new collection with Annie Selke.   I chose a selection of her outdoor pillows.  The line includes, bedding,.. read more →

03 Apr 2019
April 3, 2019

Rug Love via Etsy

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I am always on the hunt for great handmade rugs.   Etsy is one of my go to sources. They are a global resource with shops around the world.  This saves the trip to Morocco and turkey.  I have found a bevy of beauties recently.  I need more floors!  (email subscribers open in a browser.. read more →

I am a sucker for a fun tile.   They really can make a room. New Ravenna mosaics always delights and the latest introductions are no exception. Enjoy the latest beauties… New Ravenna Introduces Bright Young Things Beaton, a hand-cut and waterjet stone mosaic, shown in polished Cirrus, Calcatta Gold, tumbled Thassos, brushed Brass, is part of the.. read more →

Stephen Wilson‘s latest show, Modularity, is currently on view at New Gallery of Modern Art in Charlotte. It is a feast for the eyes. Wilson’s newest exhibition breaks down his established technique of thread and fabric mosaics into individual studies of color, material and abstraction. In MODULARITY Wilson challenges the notion of a singular artistic.. 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 Most Enchanting Riads in Marrakech A Design Lover’s Guide to Athens This looks DELISH…Lemon Ricotta Pasta Tour a Colorful Suburban Splendor in Pound Ridge Obsessed with THESE planters which happen to be.. 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.. read more →

I have been frantically getting organized for a few events I am hosting yet I still made time for more retail therapy.  I am an expert procrastinator if you didn’t know that yet.  J. Crew is having an epic sale with 50% off 3 select items or more with code SPRING.   This is a.. read more →

This is beyond dreamy… DESIGNER ALESSANDRA BRANCA’S NEW PRIVATE CLIENT ATELIER BY THE SEINE via Elle Decor The designer weaves a little Paris intrigue and channels the 18th-century splendor of Catherine the Great into her new fabric collection for de Gournay. Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts. Let’s get friendly.. read more →

I am a sucker for wallpaper, always.   The new Vera Neumann Collection for F. Schumacher is pure happiness. Vera was a design icon of the midcentury who was prolific in her design.   “Vera Neumann isn’t a name that most people are familiar with—but it should be. The prolific 20th-century designer created a cacophony.. read more →

Last night I couldn’t sleep. I stayed up until 3am internet shopping.  Ridiculous but, very entertaining.  All those nights in the club last week on Senior Spring Break has my step schedule way off.  We are always on the hunt for white dresses. This year Violet needs one for Graduation. Here are a few of.. read more →

Do you want to be at the event of the season Charlotte friends?   You are invited to join us on April 12, 2019 for the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art’s tenth annual fundraising gala. Be ready for surprises galore and a night to remember but, act fast because we are down to the last.. read more →

High Point Market is just a week away.  It officially starts next Thursday. Where does the time go? Currey & Company is one of my go to vendors and first stops.   I am lucky enough to share my favorite 20 new items that will be introduced next week in no particular order.  There are.. 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 is hilarious…The 2019 Drunk Shopping Census JESSIE’S GUIDE: 48 HOURS IN MIAMI Do not miss the Tibi Sample Sale. I want all these Indian Blockprints. New Orleans’ Lee Ledbetter Makes Design Magic.. read more →

I adore this designer and her super chic and colorful Toronto home! This Chic House Is Designed to Be a Playground—For Kids and Adults via House Beautiful “I like wild. To create one’s own world takes courage.”   Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts. Let’s get friendly on Facebook,  Twitter,  Pinterest,.. read more →