I was honored when I was asked to design a rug for the Annie Selke & Apartment Therapy’s Design Challenge. I promised myself I would refrain from doing voting challenges again but, here we are! The opportunity is to great to pass it up.  I humbly ask for your help. Voting kicks off today, July.. 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 →

Chinese Art Deco rugs have captured my heart recently. I was searching for one in a very specific size for a client and came upon so many lovely colorful beauties I thought I must share some favorites.   But first a little history on the style… “Antique Chinese carpets have a very long and distinguished.. read more →

I few weeks back I introduced you to Mark Sikes’ new California Stripes collection of dhurrie rugs for Merida. I am a in L O V E with this pretty pink number.  My dog friends at the barn are certainly fans as seen below… I have long been a fan of dhurrie rugs for many reasons.  they.. read more →

Merida recently shared a wonderful surprise. They created in collaboration with Mark D. Sikes. “California Stripes” is his collection of wool dhurries. The collection in comprised of four various stripe collections names for the Cali areas or neighborhoods he often frequents; Brentwood, Presidio, Montecito and Palisades CALIFORNIA STRIPES A modern take on vintage dhurries, each rug.. read more →

Last week I shared my fashion related picks for the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale. I know it is one of the biggest sales of the year because it is pre-fall. There are great deals to be had yet, I get a little tired of seeing it EVERYWHERE.   Today, I changed my mind as I perused.. read more →

13 Apr 2016
April 13, 2016

Humpday with Etsy

Fashion, Rugs 1 Comment

Happy Humpday!   These divine dromedary cookies are a sight to behold. I cannot image ever eating them but what a pretty party they would make. It is clear I am an Etsy addict. I truly cannot get enough of the fierce finds. The rugs and global textiles in particular are unreal. You are afforded a.. read more →