I am a sucker for a fun tile.   They really can make a room. New Ravenna mosaics always delights and the latest introductions are no exception. Enjoy the latest beauties… New Ravenna Introduces Bright Young Things Beaton, a hand-cut and waterjet stone mosaic, shown in polished Cirrus, Calcatta Gold, tumbled Thassos, brushed Brass, is part of the.. read more →

So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that caught my interest the past week. The Most Enchanting Riads in Marrakech A Design Lover’s Guide to Athens This looks DELISH…Lemon Ricotta Pasta Tour a Colorful Suburban Splendor in Pound Ridge Obsessed with THESE planters which happen to be.. read more →

I adore this designer and her super chic and colorful Toronto home! This Chic House Is Designed to Be a Playground—For Kids and Adults via House Beautiful “I like wild. To create one’s own world takes courage.”   Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts. Let’s get friendly on Facebook,  Twitter,  Pinterest,.. read more →

So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that caught my interest the past week. I Was an Admissions Officer at a Top Tier College. These Kinds of Scams Have Been Going on ‘Forever.’ A Design Lover’s Guide to Cambodia and Laos 25 of the Best Books to.. read more →

I have always been bonkers for bullion fringe on upholstery and table skirts.   For years I used it quite often yet, It became less used like most passementerie.  I also had a dog who chewed it and did something else to corners of upholstery. Bad dog! I have decided it needs to be brought.. read more →

Sometimes you just need to see pretty. Mark does pretty, Mark does classic. Mark does English. It feels familiar and refreshing at the same time. Enjoy this pretty home.  Mark D. Sikes Works Midcentury Magic on a Southern Ranch House The California designer honors an Alabama home’s past with lovely layers of pattern and playful.. read more →

It is no secret that I have a book addiction.  While I am not one for novels (prefer Audible for that), I adore design and art books. I cannot get enough of them and could peruse the images for days.  I was thrilled to receive a recent release from a design friend, Eric Ross. Eric.. read more →