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 →

 The PANTONE Color of the Year 2016 has been announced! ROSE QUARTZ & SERENITY PANTONE 13-1520 & PANTONE 15-3919 A softer take on color for 2016: For the first time, the blending of two shades – Rose Quartz and Serenity are chosen as the PANTONE Color of the Year As consumers seek mindfulness and well-being as.. read more →

Did you see this guest post on DESIGN CHIC on Friday?  It is all about the best color… Any guesses what is my most favored color? Why, it is orange of course!  I think color theory is so interesting. The thought behind my favorite hue are worth a look via Orange combines the energy of.. read more →

I happened across this image on Pinterest and was stopped in my tracks.  The colors, the layers, the art, and the leopard combine to equal perfection. A little internet sleuthing and I found that it is from Charleston, SC Symphony Showhouse 2014 by Catherine Brown Paterson and Wiggie Bitter.  Even smaller world is that Cathy Brown.. read more →