Last week, I had the pleasure of seeing the new Christian Lacroix collection for Designers Guild. This collection blew me away.   It is color happy beyond belief. Take a look at the HISTOIRES NATURELLES FABRICS. Extraordinary and exotic prints, embroideries, weaves and voiles Natural history as seen through the inimitable Christian Lacroix prism –.. read more →

22 Feb 2018
February 22, 2018

5 Favorite Fabric Finds

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I am always searching and gathering new textiles for design projects and to keep my favorites in my design library.  Here are 5 recent favorites I am dying to use.  The first is John Derian for Designers Guild…    Madeline Castaing Collection at B & F…so chic   More Madeline Castaing Collection at B & F… read more →

20 Feb 2018
February 20, 2018

Tape Trim on Walls

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Certain design details can make the room just pop. A recent obsession of mine is ribbon or tape trimmed walls. They define the space and give that contrast and punch to highlight the architectural details.  I am dying to do this for a few upcoming projects. As you have heard… Here are a few favorites.. read more →

LeighDeux is looking for the next generation of textile designers. It is time to share your creative genius and flex those design muscles.   I am honored to be a judge in this competition.  ……………………………………………… We are a unique bedding company based in Charlotte North Carolina, and we specialize in chic bedding products for home.. read more →

Today we have a rare NC snow day.   It is cold outside with the white fluffy stuff everywhere. Roads are slick and we are not prepared to get them cleared or God forbid drive in it.   Here is my long Netflix watch list starting with the latest documentaries, movies and shows I want.. read more →

I am always on the hunt for new patterns in fabric and wallpaper for my design clients.   One of my favorite sources is always Pierre Frey.  These are extraordinarily colorful and unusual.  I love that they do not follow trends but follow their unabashed creativity. Enjoy COLLECTION GRAND CANYON – PIERRE FREY Pierre Frey takes.. read more →

  I am obsessed with all things Katie Ridder after my recent visit to her Millbrook house. Her sense of style, layering and use of color is without compare the best in the biz! Here are a few favorites I have on the brain via Katie Ridder.  I need more walls and windows in my.. read more →