As you well know, I LOVE some baubles.   I am particularly fond of bright, colorful tassels and offbeat numbers. I am such a fan of this recent find with a distinct southern twist. Enjoy getting to know  Lauren Milmine Designs Savannah, Georgia What is your training? I love sharing that, in fact, I don’t.. read more →

Do you think there are an unusual amount of really fab spring and summer clothes out now?  I do. I know I have a real problem but I love so many of the things these days.  It has been a wild week fro High Pint to home and back to Greensboro again for a weekend horseshow… read more →

It is such a happy day when favorites collide! I was beyond thrilled when my shopaholic daughter alerted me to a new collaboration. A favorite artist, Kate Long Stevenson, and Charlotte native and jewelry designer extraordinaire, Mignonne Gavigan, joined forces to create this beautiful scarf necklace. It is everything! From the colors to abstract design.. read more →

Wooooah. Who pushed fast forward?   This is going entirely too fast!  Lets start with the good news first…Well lots has happened.  The amazing Savanna Scenes carpet from Karastan is installed and is fabulous.  It is so soft underfoot and hopefully will hide all sins.  The killer closet wallpaper from NewWall is a perfect punch that.. read more →

Jeffrey Bilhuber‘s new collection for Henredon was a High Point Market highlight.  I loved seeing his fresh take on upholstery and furniture pieces.   I died over those big orange velvet chairs and the game table…oh and the small slipper chairs…oh  and nailhead cabinet…well I just liked a lot of it. I do say the.. read more →

I am so excited to introduce you to my latest Artist Spotlight Series feature.   I spotted her work while in Palm Beach a while back but finally reached out to share her stunning work after seeing a One Kings Lane feature.   Enjoy getting to know Nadine Kalachnikoff Palm Beach, Florida “Born in Paris to.. read more →

My friends at Addison Weeks have come up with the most stunning hardware collection that they debuted at High Point Market this week! They dipped their toe into this with Barrie Benson’s custom pieces for her furniture collection at Highland House.  The latest collection and collaboration is expanded and chic beyond belief!  I couldn’t get.. read more →

Lots to see this week.  Here are the things that caught my flighty attention… Art love from Bradley Theodore.  How to Eat Clean for All 21 Meals This Week (Even If You’re Lazy) 20 Perfect White Jeans…They’re Our Chicest Spring Staple Pop a Bottle! Here Comes Diet Prosecco…Same alcohol content, way fewer calories. Reese Witherspoon.. read more →

Bernhardt Furniture was one of my first stops at High Point Market. I was thrilled to see the chic new designs that they introduced.  I adore the new Arbor Collection that is a beautiful chalky white finish that looks like plaster.  The pieces are slightly reminiscent of John Dickinson and have a St. Barths vibe… read more →

I am off to High Point Market to find the trends, shop for clients, mix and mingle with my design pals. I cannot wait to share my finds so be sure to follow my trend market hashtag  #TERHPMKTfinds on Instagram.  Happy Weekend! (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) Be sure to subscribe to THE.. read more →

I constantly have clients that need books. Bookshelves need stuff.   While I am a huge acquirer of stuff most people are not. I decided to put together a list of my go to books that are pretty, interesting, and perennial favorites. Just click through to shop.  Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news,.. read more →

I popped uptown to see the Americana Show by Stephen Wilson presented by The New Gallery of Modern Art on my way back from Charleston. I was blown away by the detail and scale of this series. See more of the intricate process.  Look at the stats…35 Million stitches.  The artist and family in front.. read more →

How is it already week 3? Panic is starting to creep in… I worked by butt off with brilliant Pure & Simple Carolinas trying to get my room and closet cleaned out and simplified. She seriously has a gift for this therapy of sorts.  I am liking the progress but still have a way to go… read more →

I realize that I am currently busy cleaning out my closet and supposed to slow the shopping yet, J.Crew has me with the great new introductions. Jenna Lyons may be headed to a new task come 2018 but she sue has created some fun and stylish beauties for the upcoming warm weather.   Here are.. read more →