You may recall I featured talented Stephanie Hirsch a few years back on my Artist Spotlight Series. I was thrilled when I heard she was headed to NC to be featured in the current show at the New Gallery of Modern Art. I hate I missed the opening while I was in LA last week… read more →

It is perfect timing to introduce you to a LA artist as I head to LALA Land for Legends of La Cienega.  You may recognize the work of this talented lady as she is a star among the big and small brands alike. Enjoy getting to know Mary Matson Los Angeles, California  What is your.. read more →

a little Derby Day share… Artist Lesli DeVito, whom I have know for years and featured HERE and HERE, painted Gigi and her pony Lottie and they appeared at our door after a wonderful show weekend.  It was the most wonderful surprise! Lesli is a follow animal lover with the such a kind and generous heart.  If.. read more →

My friend and artist Lesley Grainger has just released 4 new large scale pieces.  They are vibrant and full of life.  I am such a fan of her work.  Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts.  Let’s get friendly on Facebook,  Twitter,  Pinterest,  Tumblr & Instagram.  Please feel free to contact The English Room if you are interested in.. read more →

I have another Artist Spotlight Series feature that is sure to please. I am enamored with her beautiful etherial watercolor pieces.  The strong colors and beautiful framing are amazing. Enjoy getting to know Marina Dunbar Columbus, Georgia What is your training?  I dabbled in art my whole life and started taking it seriously my sophomore.. read more →

A smattering of my favorite stories from around the web this week… Be warned this ain’t no CNN or FOX News. Tomorrow is The Met Ball and my favorite of the Dress to Room Pairings… This year could be harder than usually with Comme de Garçons. See past ones 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, & 2012.  Exclusive:.. read more →

It is such a happy day when favorites collide! I was beyond thrilled when my shopaholic daughter alerted me to a new collaboration. A favorite artist, Kate Long Stevenson, and Charlotte native and jewelry designer extraordinaire, Mignonne Gavigan, joined forces to create this beautiful scarf necklace. It is everything! From the colors to abstract design.. read more →