Sometimes you just need to see pretty. Mark does pretty, Mark does classic. Mark does English. It feels familiar and refreshing at the same time. Enjoy this pretty home.  Mark D. Sikes Works Midcentury Magic on a Southern Ranch House The California designer honors an Alabama home’s past with lovely layers of pattern and playful.. read more →

Have you seen the event Southern Living and Coastal Living are hosting in Birmingham on Monday, February 29?  It certainly looks like a great networking and learning opportunity for designers and design enthusiasts alike in the Birmingham, Atlanta, Nashville areas or a great excuse for a design road trip.  Look at all the talent featured; Mary McDonald, Lauren Liess, Mark D… read more →

Meet the latest talent in my Artist Spotlight Series bursting onto the art scene with her wonderful abstract works and her very chic Fiddle Leaf Fig Series and much more.  Catherine Jones Birmingham, Alabama What is your training?  No formal training except for art classes in high school and college.   What inspires you and your.. read more →

 I recently had the pleasure of an interview with Ashley Longshore, a global pop artist with a range of celebrity collectors and corporate/fashion collaborations.  She is as cool and as real as they come.  Ashley is unapologetic with her candid answers and admittedly loves to swear as much as I do. Her love and dedication to.. read more →