I have never been a big fan of red until recently. It is certainly trending in fashion which quickly leads to interiors often.   I had a fabulous red lacquer room years ago that was an english classic. I am looking to try it again with a more modern take..  Who is up for it?  I.. read more →

25 Feb 2017
February 25, 2017

Rainbow Connection

Color, Shopping 1 Comment

I seem to see a trend in my recent loves.  I am loving rainbows (and unicorns) and multi brights.   Clearly, I am not the only one with all the color love.  (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts.  Let’s get friendly.. read more →

If I were betting, I should have bet on it! I noticed this shade everywhere at High Point Market. It was the first time blue seem to take a backseat in a while.  Pantone 15-0343, colloquially known as greenery, which is to say a “yellow-green shade that evokes the first days of spring” is the Color.. read more →

We are swiftly approaching Independence Day.   Are you ready for the celebrations and fun galore? Check out my Pinterest board for loads of inspiration and holiday fun.  A fun post from the past is worth a look too, Chic Americana Interiors. I have gathered the grandest red, white & blue to deck out your.. read more →

I am admittedly a huge fan of color but, ever so often I become utterly enamored with the simple beauty of black & white.   This latest find via Elle Decor has me coveting the calm of this Hamptons home.  HOUSE TOUR: A FASHION-FORWARD HOME THAT’S SURPRISINGLY KID-FRIENDLY Using rich textures and dramatic contrasts, designer.. read more →

Loving this killer colorful apartment via Elle Decor… HOUSE TOUR: This Colorful New York Apartment Is A Study In Teamwork And Taking Risks An interior designer’s goal is to make each project unique—a reflection of the client’s distinctive character, rather than a reiteration of the decorator’s own tastes and tics. But for Alex Papachristidis, the.. read more →

Watching the Panthers attack! Greg Olsen is my favorite. Cam in not bad either. I have bet my husband long ago that if the Panthers win the SUPERBOWL he buys me my coveted Shasta. Will it happen?  So many friends are sick…This is worth a try. Fire Cider – Watch winter sickness go up in flames.. read more →