I have had a whirlwind 10 days.  It has been terrific in all stops. I went to Naples on a much needed Girls weekend to New York for Blogfest 2013 and many meetings, back home for work and away to out mountain cottage in Linville, NC. I am exhausted and exhilarated all at the same.. read more →

I have partially recuperative from my trip to LA.  First stop was H. D Buttercup for a great party.  Here is a view of some of my favorite items. Plexicraft was a sponsor of the conference and gave away these great acrylic chairs. Love! Adam Japko kicking off the conference… Interesting graphic of the reach.. read more →

me with JAM I am fresh (not so) off the red eye. Dear Lord, that should be outlawed.  It is pure misery. NEVER AGAIN, I say! L.A. was tremendously fabulous as expected. I will share my trip in dribbles and drabs over the next few days. One of the HIGHLIGHTS was meeting Jeffrey Alan Marks.. read more →

While I am off on a fairy tale of my own in LA enjoying Design Bloggers Conference and schmoozing with fabulous designers and talents in this industyry I thought I should share another fairy tale of sorts.  I have sung the praises of the fabulous footwear of Charlotte Olympia before but, the Fall / Winter.. read more →

I am off to lovely Los Angeles. The laid back vibe, the beautiful weather and sunshine are hard to resist. Here is what my busy schedule has in store. The talents are endless. Be sure to follow along on INSTAGRAM for pics throughout my west coast adventure.  SUNDAY, MARCH 3, 2013 1:00PM – 8:00PM      REGISTRATION  SPONSORED BY SHERWIN-WILLIAMS IN.. read more →

I discovered a great source on Ebay for colorful kilims.  These Anatolian Turkish Antalya Rugs could add a great pop to any room and the prices are terrific.  Here are a few favorites.. VIA VIA VIA VIA Do you love? I need to get my act together for Design Bloggers Conference in LA tomorrow…so excited for all.. read more →

I am so flattered to be named as one of  Merida's Designers to watch in 2013. What an honor!  You can head over to the Merida's Open Studio Blog HERE to read the feature and check out their wonderful products. HERE is a previous post on Merida.  I am such a fan of the brand.. read more →