This may be the dreamiest place I have seen in quite a bit.  A few of us in this house would love to live in a barn!  Decorating Barn Apartments via House Beautiful Christine Pittel: I understand loving horses, but wanting to live under the same roof as them? Whose idea was that? Amanda Lindroth: Pippa’s. Pippa.. read more →

I am at ALT Summit meeting the most inspiring creative minds like Garance Dore and Ben Silbermann of Pinterest. More of that to come… Today, here is a fab house I wanted to share via House Beautiful.  A Traditional Tudor House Gets a Youthful, Vivid Update Sunshine and color breathe life into a young family’s.. read more →

I am happy to share my second Dress to Room pairing of 2014 from the Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles.  The fashions were fierce but surely they are all holding out for the Oscars for the real stunners. See my GOLDEN GLOBES edition HERE.  Lupito Nyong’o is a glowing vision in turquoise. Enjoy!.. read more →

I am so excited to have finally made it into House Beautiful this week, not once but twice! Insta Ideas: 5 Rooms with Gorgeous Wallpaper Inspiring spaces swathed in stunning wallpaper snapped by some of our favorite interior designers on Instagram. Read more: Elegant Wallpaper Ideas – Interior Designers on Instagram – House Beautiful and if that.. read more →

Michelle Nussbaumer, owner of Dallas’ Ceylon et Cie, has been a longtime favorite designer of mine.  Her global mix speaks to me. When the piece below came out in House Beautiful this month I knew we are kindred spirits.  I mean the orange, the ikat, the layers and mostly the dog are all equal the perfection… read more →

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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 →