I was thrilled to see the Pantone 2018 Color of the Year in my inbox this morning. Ultra Violet has been predicted to be the on trend color for the upcoming year.   While I have found purple hues to be harder for clients to grasp, it is a personal favorite of mine and always.. read more →

Y’all know I love some purple and this one by Sara Story certainly caught my attention.  This Park Avenue Apartment Is an Impossibly Glam Urban Oasis via House Beautiful From the big, bold art to the purple, pink and blue color scheme, this apartment is entirely luxe. Read the full article HERE.  In the family.. 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 →

  Fall is here.  I adore these flowers drilled into a pumpkin. Lovin’ the Style.com Fall 2014 Trend report and this shearling coat is dreamy! It is soup weather. Yay! Cannot wait to try this Harvest Butternut Apple Bisque. The Hermes split personality scarves have my credit card on fuego. Orange Love with this Kerri.. read more →

How do I have a  teenager? Today is the 13TH birthday of my eldest child, Nancy “Violet” Phillips.  She is the sweetest, albeit moody these days, child a mother could ever ask for. Her name comes from her paternal Great Grandmother and her maternal Grandmother. She has the bubbling personality of a blooming violet.  It.. read more →

Are you ready for Radiant Orchid?  It is the spicy color full of pizazz coming to you as the Pantone Color of 2014. Clearly, I am not afraid of it with my Living room below… Figue Caftan Amanda Nisbet Dining Room Amanda Nisbet Fabric Naaem Khan Dress Ferragamo Varina Flats Jamie Drake  Partyskirts Amanda Nisbet.. read more →

via There is no question plum, purple, eggplant, aubergine or whatever you want to call it, this bold hue is trending these days. I saw this color trending in Paris at Maison et Objet, in London at Decorex on Blogtour London and this week at High Point Market. I cannot get enough. Here are my Pinterest.. read more →