My friends at BRANDSHOP are hosting some amazing events in early December in Charlotte and tickets are going fast. This speaker series is not to be missed…and the shopping is stellar too.  Founded by childhood friends Hillary Crittendon & Laura Martin Mills, BRANDSHOP is a traveling retail event that connects top emerging brands & designers with.. read more →

Have you heard the BIG news from Kravet?  Kravet is pleased to announce CuratedKravet.com, a to-the-trade only e-commerce site launching at 9 a.m. Monday, April 20. CuratedKravet.com offers designers a comprehensive selection of distinctive home furnishings and accessories across a variety of styles and product categories.   New and exciting products are continually introduced and designed.. read more →

2015 has many exciting happening underway for The English Room.   I am so honored to be invited to the Antique & Garden Show of Nashville as a blogger covering this exclusive event with a thrilling line up of design stars. This is the premier antiques show in the United States. Read all about it and.. read more →

This week on a whirlwind trip to NYC, I had the pleasure of visiting my favorite annual show house. Kips Bay never disappoints… Each year, celebrated interior designers transform a luxury Manhattan home into an elegant exhibition of fine furnishings, art and technology. This all began in 1973 when several dedicated supporters of the Kips.. read more →

You better clear your bookshelves for FALL!   The number of DIVINE design books coming out in the very near future has my Amazon cart loaded up with preorders.  Which ones are you sure to order?  (click on any image to preorder)           Please make sure you "like" The English Room on Facebook. Follow  @theenglishr on Twitter.. read more →

Haley Schultheis, of Nonsense & Sensibility, reached out to me for an interview.  She is a superstyish blogger and style maven from Dallas. We have many common loves in design and fashion and as she said "we are kindred spirits."  She has recently interviewed many of my style icons such as Garance Dore, Dylan Lauren,.. read more →

Kips Bay Showhouse was such a treat. Meeting the charming Thom Filicia and talented and beautiful Margaret Russell was a designers dream. I loved the opportunity to chat with them both. It was the first year to be in a new glass, high rise building as opposed to a Upper East side townhouse.  The designs.. read more →