My friend and talented designer, Paloma Contreras, has open a lovely shop, Paloma & Co. in Houston.  The online shop is LIVE and now we can all peruse the pretties she has curated.   There are unusual and chic selections that are the best of the best in design.   Here are a few favorites.. read more →

I am having a grand adventure in Maine. We are currently in Camden staying at the chic Whitehall.  It is a lovely hamlet and harbor that basks in the sun full of beautiful sails and vintage style motorboats.   I am smitten… Here are my currently coveted items of the week. Happy Shopping!  Be sure.. read more →

Memorial day seems to be the time of sales! I have found an unusual amount of great online home related items recently. My go to shops are Wisteria, One Kings Lane, World Market, Pottery Barn, West Elm, Jonathan Adler and of course Serena & Lily where using the code GOFIRST you can save an extra -20%. But,.. read more →

Fans and followers in other cities always wonder if The English Room is real. It is real alright! It is my office, my shop, my storage unit, my collection of things that I love, my home away from home and often my refuge. This place seems to gather all the things that I love and.. read more →

I want to personally invite all my readers to pop in The English Room to see the new India Hicks Fall 2015 collection. Our local India Style Ambassador, Lizanne Shaver, will be on hand to show the collection and answer any questions.  Here are a few of the things I have my eye on for.. read more →

I am a mad hunt for some accessories and smaller rugs for a few recently installed projects. When I have exhausted my local choices, I head for some internet stops that often fill the need for these accessories and home accents. Lulu & Georgia has some great new selections that I am fawning over. I.. read more →

I have got it B A D for these clever and confection like clutches. Yummo! How does a gal choose?  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.   Please feel free to contact The English Room if you are interested in our interior design services in Charlotte or.. read more →