Charleston’s many artists and their talents are among my favorites.   The Charleston artist features past are HERE if you want to see more from this delightful city of creatives.  Enjoy getting to know the latest gifted lowcountry artist in my Artist Spotlight Series. Sophie Margrette Treppendahl Charleston, South Carolina What is your training?  My mother is.. read more →

Charleston is bonding. Charleston is overcoming hate. Charleston is proud.   I love seeing the this city unite in the face of tragedy.   Shop for good with  For a limited time,  shop the Charleston Rice Beads in Summer White. $10 From the sale of ever necklace this summer will be donated to the Mother Emanuel Hope Fund. .. read more →

My heart is heavy for the horrific tragedy in Charleston. Praying for this community and our world.  Photo: @kimgrahamphoto  Here are a few of my pictures of this beautiful city from my visit this week.    Painting by Whitney Kreb Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts.  Let’s get friendly on Facebook,  Twitter,  Pinterest,  Tumblr and Instagram. .. read more →

I am staying in a lovely historic home in Charleston this week.  It is so elegantly beautiful I had to share. The house is brimming with antiques and art. I cannot believe that it is approaching 300 years old… yes, 300 years old.   I have had friends in and out and now Violet and.. read more →

I am so excited to be headed to Charleston for the week.  I have a packed agenda of fun! The weather is supposed to be HOT HOT HOT.   That calls for breezy caftans and sandals. I found found a few more to add to my valise.  Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news,.. read more →

I am excited to introduce you to a an incredible new shop in Charleston that I found on my last visit for The Southern C Summit. I head back to Charleston tomorrow for getaway with my eldest daughter and some great gal pals.  I cannot wait to take in  all the art, restaurants, and shopping… read more →

Exciting growth is happening for Urban Electric Company.   My devotion to their stellar and unparalleled lighting never wanes. HERE is a previous feature on this lighting wunderkind.  Do not miss the introduction video to these new designers. They are inspiring as is the video.  “We are so thrilled to have just launched three new collections with London-based firms Martin Brudnizki.. read more →