As I enjoy the beauty of Nantucket and the classically chic East Coast architecture and interiors, I want to share a press preview of a wonderful new book, Out East. It is a visually stroll through the most beautiful interiors and gardens of the Hamptons as introduced by Jennifer Ash Ruddick (also of favorite book.. read more →

As I head north for our family vacation to Nantucket I wanted to get in the beach mood by sharing this chic beach beauty filled with light and texture.  Step Inside a Young Family’s Dreamy Amagansett Getaway By Alyssa Bird | Photographs by Simon Upton Design by Ray Booth of McAlpine Landscape design by Edmund.. read more →

I am obsessed with this charming beauty.   It is lush and layered just like I like them.  This Seaside Bohemian House on Long Island’s East End Is a Must-See A storied beach house on Long Island’s East End mixes a taste for the classics with globe-trotting vision TEXT BY JENNIFER ASH RUDICK Read the full.. read more →

I am love with this bright spot in Miami by one of my favorite designers. It exudes happy, colorful and layered perfection.  Wanderlust Wednesday happiness to share… Designer Schuyler Samperton transformed her Florida apartment’s petite foyer into an eye-catching vestibule with ample storage: A vintage console is a catchall for keys and dog leashes, while a.. read more →

I have VERY exciting news to share! I am participating in the The 2017 Annie Selke Rug Design Challenge! I cannot wait to share this process with you.   It is time to flex those creative muscles. I have been playing with designs and have over 40 ideas started…I guess I better start narrowing it down… read more →

Summer is here and I am thrilled!   My crew has 4th grade moving up completed and headed to middle school, 8th grade moving up completed and headed to boarding school and 10th grade completed and headed to Italy for the upcoming year.   Lots of changes happening for our pack.  I am gonna hold ’em.. read more →

A few weeks ago I was invited to hear David Netto speak at Soco Gallery about his recent publication, François Catroux, and attend a dinner in his honor at the lovely home of gallerist, Chandra Johnson. It was a magical evening to say the least.   David Netto, an author and designer of interiors and furniture, is contributing design editor.. read more →