I was recently introduced to the wonderful custom fabric and pillow line by Kari Fisher. She is so unique. I am fully obsessed with the Shiva print in orange and I adore the pillows with pom poms.  I hope you enjoy getting to know Kari and her designs. Kari Fisher Designs Atlanta, Georgia What is.. read more →

I am off to ADAC early in the am for an impromptu trip to shop for clients and attend the Inside Design event at ADAC.  I am excited for a little road trip with Catherine M. Austin Designs. Between packing the kids for camp and summer chaos, the design break is a welcomed respite. I.. read more →

Inspiration comes from the strangest places.  En route from AMAZING The Southern C Summit back home, Lisa Mende and I stopped at a Hess Travel Plaza. We were both drawn to the 6' stack of Mexican blankets for sale for $9.99.  I actually regret not getting the pretty lavender and gray one. Since then I have.. read more →

I just had to share the kind feature on me over at The Southern C. Head over HERE to read the accompanying article. I am certainly grateful for their support. Join The Southern C for best of the South features. Be sure to check out The Southern C Summit kicking off May 1st in beautiful Jekyll.. read more →

House Beautiful has compiled a fabulous list of design books.  I need to certainly add a few of these to my Christmas list.  Enjoy! 35 Best Design Books of 2012 The interior design and decorating titles that you should add to your shelves. Lara Robby/Studio D 1. Barbara Barry: Around Beauty by Barbara Barry.Rizzoli; $65. 2. Interiors |.. read more →

As I am sure you have heard, emerald green is Pantone's "Color of the Year" for 2013.  I am thrilled because I have quite a few fabrics and design elements I am hankering to use.  Jim Thompson Gemstone Fabric A fabulous room by the talanted Sally Wheat.  I covet these curtains… Schumacher Nanking Toile Century Furniture Capel.. read more →

This glorious fall season has me really wanting a firepit at our home.  It would be such fun to sit at night under the stars with the children roasting s'mores. Here are all my favorite firepits via Pinterest.   This is Lee Kleinhelter's home from Cottage Living long ago. I will never forget this one from Elle.. read more →