A version of this blog post is live on the KEEP blog today. Go check it out.  Nothing says chic on a hot summer day like a dash of neon.  I have compiled some of the very chicest summer finds to add that bright touch to your life. All of these finds can be sources on.. read more →

My dear and uber talanted cousin,  Ashley Whittaker, takes the cover of July/August House Beautiful.  What a beauty it is! Ashley has the most divine sense of style. She is a master at mixing color and pattern.  I love her aesthitic and her dearly. Enjoy these awesome shots from the new mag that I swiped.. read more →

In honor of the birth or our nations and the impending 4th of July holiday, I wanted to share "Old Glory" in interiors at its best.  I often think people can associate the American Flag in interiors as being too country or rustic. Here are my favorite examples of the beauty our star spankled banner.. read more →

It has become obvious to all I am a sucker for color, pattern and animals. Here you go… The new Christian Lacroix collection for Designers Guild stopped my in my tracks with is bold and bright prints. J'adore the fabric (4 colors) and wallpaper (7 colors) of these "Butterfly Parade" beauties in the Carnet Andalous.. read more →

I picked up the most beautiful silk fabric sample last week in the Scalamandre showroom and then I received this press release. Serendipitous I do think.  MAJOR fabric crush… Alexandra Lebenthal Debuts Scalamandré by David Meister Gown at Conservatory Ball Celebrated business woman, author and philanthropist Alexandra Lebenthal, took center stage at New York Botanical.. read more →

In my Etsy roundup of favorites yesterday I saved this one for last.  I have expressed my love of Mexican otomis before HERE, HERE and HERE. Casa Otomi is a new favorite shop on Etsy.  They have great puebla dresses, pillows and handbags. I am feelin a trip south of the border.  Be sure to use.. read more →

I just came across these cool reversible earrings by Elizabeth Showers (daughter of famed designer Jan Showers).  They are tres chic and quite a bang for your buck with the 2 for 1 styling. Available in green and blue turquoise and white agate and amazonite. Holey Surfer Earrings Be sure to look at all the jewels.  I.. read more →