I am honored to be featured over on Gray Malin’s site showcasing my latest One Room Challenge and his Far Far Away Series.   See the whole feature HERE or a peek below. _____________________________ Hi Everyone, Have you ever wondered about how an interior designer decorates for their own home? I definitely have and specifically.. read more →

 It was the big night of the Emmy 2018 Awards. I am off to a Rollins College (my alma mater) visit in Winter Park, Florida with my daughter…(follow along on Instagram)  I love this fashion extravaganza of an evening and I really love pairing with a favorite room. See past Dress to Room Pairings.   All Celebrity Images.. read more →

16 Sep 2018
September 16, 2018

Link Lovin’

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Rain, rain go away! My wallet cannot handle all this inside sitting and internet shopping.  So much to read… So much to see… So many places to go…  The Journey to Machu Picchu Just Got Seriously Luxurious A Rare Q&A with American Legend Alex Katz Burning Man in 3 Minute Video Style blogger Chassity Evans.. 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 →

Hurricane be gone… I am already bored of you. I have lots of shopping distractions. The Leopard Lust for fall is here to stay. Wanting THIS, THIS, THIS and THESE. My favorite new lipstick is THIS. Wanting THIS, THIS and THIS.  Here are my weekend wants. Happy Shopping! (Email Subscribers open in a browser to.. read more →

13 Sep 2018
September 13, 2018

A Hurricane Party

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I cannot focus. We have Hurricane Florence bearing down on us. She is big, bold and fearless..just like Florence Broadhurst… I am not quite as fond of this Florence as we have cancelled our trip to amazing San Miguel de Allende fearing it is frowned upon to leave our children unattended in a hurricane… Parenting…ugh… read more →

My eyes are almost swollen shut. I went to the screening of Life in the Doghouse.   It was moving to say the least. I am heartbroken by this sad state of affairs.  Did you know over 4 million animals are euthanized in the US each year?   What a shocking and horrific stat! We.. read more →

You know I love a book delivery.  This one is a doozy of delight.   The homes featured are an amazing mix of design styles from traditional to contemporary by the best and brightest in design.  It is a voyeuristic look into some of the most beautiful LA homes and a great addition to any.. read more →

I am beyond excited to introduce you to my latest Artist Spotlight Series feature.   She is creating art unlike any others. Her modern interpretations are geometry meets art in a new and fresh way. Enjoy getting to know the talented Millie Sims Charleston, SC What is your training?  I am essentially self-taught. My mother.. read more →

09 Sep 2018
September 9, 2018

Link Lovin’

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So much to read… So much to see… So many places to go…  DEAR JENNY: A LETTER TO NEWLY DIVORCED WOMEN The Best Advice I Give Every Entrepreneur… Pursley Dixon Poetically Reinterprets Southern Classicism Fall Foliage Prediction Map Is It True That Women Actually Handle Pressure Better Than Men? A favorite spot…Katie Lee Wore a.. 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.. read more →

Here is a show not to be missed featuring david kroll + ron porter  at Hidell Brooks Gallery This duo will be shown from september 7-28, 2018. I am particularly smitten with the lovely realist pieces by David Kroll.   david kroll received his bfa from the san francisco art institute and a mfa from.. read more →

This week flew by! It was a short but productive one finalizing a few big projects.  We are already in Aiken for a horse show this weekend.  I highly recommend a weekend here, It is a charming southern town with gorgeous houses and an incredible inn, The Willcox. I am wanting fall to come all.. read more →

We have planned to go on safari for at least 17 years.  The plan was to go when our eldest child graduates high school.   That time is upon us… 9 months from now. The daunting task is upon us to make it a reality.  I am overwhelmed by the incredible number of lodges that.. read more →