As a textile addict, I often fall for colorful printed fabrics as starting inspiration for my designs.  Manuel Canovas seems to produce some of the best.   My latest love is their Jeema print.  This print features highly colourful ethnic Guatemalan huipils on a slubbed linen fabric available in 3 colorways.  Be sure to subscribe to THE.. read more →

The latest collaboration between the preeminent fashion house OSCAR DE LA RENTA and LEE JOFA builds upon the success of the first two collections that translated the brand’s signature style with eleven new elegant, sophisticated designs for the home. OSCAR DE LA RENTA III offers a unique and eclectic sensibility in its variety of prints,.. read more →

One of my very favorite things from last week in LA for Legends of La Cienega was the opportunity to see all the lovely little boutique fabric lines that are available in LCDQ in addition to the stellar windows.  Hollywood at Home is a true treasure trove of great design and artisan textile lines.   I was.. read more →

I have always been a wallpaper fan.   It brings a room to life. The newest collection at Thibaut is stupendous! Check out the whole Summer House Collection.   Here are some of my favorites… Let me know if you want any samples or pricing.  Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and.. read more →

I had the most fun today at brunch today with Robert Allen Design and the Madcap Cottage gents at Bouchon Bistro in LA.   Their new collection deserves to be shared as it is full of gems.  A Collector’s Eye by    Exclusively for Robert Allen @Home Collecting and curating is a way of life for.. read more →

One of the lovelies that I follow on Instagram is ClaireBellaStudio. I was thrilled to see the new fabric and wallpaper she is soon the debut.   Can we talk about the Llama love?  My eldest just came back from a service trip to Peru where she brought me the cutest Llama! Her pictures were amazing! .. read more →

When I went to Charleston to check in on the Charleston Symphony Orchestra Showhouse dining room that I am designing last week, I popped in Fritz Porter.   They have recently expanded their textile and wallpaper space and it has the most amazing lines.  They carry lines that you cannot find anywhere else in the.. read more →