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Artist Spotlight Series: Charlie Hanavich

I am thrilled to introduce you to a true talent that I was introduced to by my soul sister,  Helen Davis Design, who also happens to be the lucky owner of the Iris Apfel portrait.  I know you will be mesmerized just as I am of my latest Artist Spotlight Series feature…  Charlie Hanavich Miami,..

Charlotte Magazine Style Feature

What a wonderful Friday treat to be featured in Charlotte Magazine Style Blog!   I was so honored to even be asked to be interviewed by my work neighbor and stylist friend extraordinaire, Erica Hanks.  Erica has exquisite taste and an incredible eye. She and photographer Jonathan Cooper popped in the shop this week for..

Artist Spotlight Series: Rachel Volpone

I am excited to share another artist on the rise on this weeks installment of my Artist Spotlight Series. I am particularly taken with the new Painted Collage Series. Enjoy getting to know   Rachel Volpone Rural Connecticut What is your training?  Syracuse University–BFA Isabel O’Neill School of Decorative Painting, NYC numerous workshops at Castle..

Link Lovin’

Enjoy some of my web wanderings from the week.  Love these great Elizabeth Taylor Quotes. Speaking of drinks I am longing for warmer days and tropical cocktails.  A Tequila Sunrise would do just fine. But since I am actually headed to Colorado skiing later this week I better embrace the Fall Fashions. I cannot get..

Artist Spotlight Series: Jaime Derringer

Jaime Derringer hardly needs introduction but this multi-talented woman sums it up best with… “Hi, my name is Jaime / art + design lover / Founder + Executive Editor of Design Milk + Dog Milk / orchestrator of awesome / runner / art-maker / poem-writer / food-eater / jewelry-wearer / ball of stress.” How could you not love her and her work? ..

Link Lovin’

Wanting this book before Turkey Day….Camille Styles Entertaining: Inspired Gatherings and Effortless Style…especially since I am hosting a small family gathering in my mountain home.  I finally pulled trigger on the Marfa sheet set. I have long coveted them from Biscuit Home. They remind me of the dainty D. Porthault patterned sheets.  The “CELEBRATEBISCUIT” code for..

Link Lovin’

I am so excited about the upcoming Iris Apfel documentary. Learn about the filmmaker here. I also love this video made by the Tate of Iris discussing Matisse’s influence on her.  I cannot wait to see the Matisse exhibit at MOMA in a few weeks!  Mad for this orange iPhone case a friends sent me…

Link Lovin’

I forgot to share one of my most popular #socialmedia posts from WSI Designer Marketplace with y’all. Great tips if I do say so myself…Essential Tools for Managing and Marketing Your Business via Social Media The summer of creativity is going farther with an upcoming class for me at Meridian Fabrics. The Shibori class has..

Stationery and Style with Emily McCarthy

I realized recently that I was out of all my favorite stationery.  I needed some new stationery that could fit the bill for a traditional thank you note but, feel updated and modern at the same time.  I am just over the curly monogram that I have had for 17 years. I remembered meeting Emily..

Artist Spotlight Series: Kate Roebuck of The Bowerbird Collective

Hopefully, you are now familiar with The Bowerbird Collection from yesterday’s introduction of the first half on the artist duo, Laura Roebuck. Today, enjoy getting to know Kate Roebuck and her lovely textiles, paintings and effervesent creativity.   Kate Roebuck Chattanooga, Tennessee What is your training? The first “piece” i ever made— at the ripe young..