Apparently,  when I missed High Point Point Market in the Spring for my magical Blogtour Milan adventure I missed more than I knew.  I somehow missed seeing all the new pieces by Mary McDonald for Chaddock.   What a terrific collection!  See the entire collection HERE.  I am swooning over the black whiet and.. read more →

I missed the last High Point Market because I was on my fabulous jaunt to Italy on Modenus’ Blogtour Milan.  I was poking around Currey and Company’s website today looking for a fixture for a client and WOW!  Did they ever have some terrific new introductions! How terribly chic is the gilded oyster shell screen?.. read more →

Fresh off my own Venetian jaunt with Modenus’ Blogtour Milan, I am ready to head right back to this city of endless beauty and inspiration.  Since that is likely not happening we can all take part in the journey with… ONE KINGS LANE SHOPS VENICE WITH FORTUNY Andrea Stanford and Lauren Tulp jettedto this magical city with.. read more →

Do you know Toma Haines?  You should!  I had the distinct pleasure of spending the day with this design dynamo while on Blogtour Milan. Toma, Andrew (Toma’s right hand man) and Susan (the guide on the ground in Milan) took us on the most delightful afternoon through the Brera popping in and out of some.. read more →

Organization is not my strong suit  (I know my assistant is laughing at this one).  I hate to admit but my house looks neat and tidy but, when you open the pantry or my closet it looks like there could be a potential hoarding situation going on. Things are going to be changing.  I was.. read more →

I had the pleasure of attending Salone De Moblie in Italy recently on BlogTour Milan. This gigantic trade show is a the forefront of trend in Europe. “The Salone del Mobile is the global benchmark for the Home Furnishing Sector. An invaluable tool for the industry as well as an ongoing, quite extraordinary promotional vehicle. The.. read more →

I had to pleasure of getting to know our Blogtour Milan sponsor Gessi intimately on the jaunt to Italy.  I was very familiar with the brand but was unaware of the quality and drive behind this brand. Gessi takes and ordinary object and makes it to extraordinary. The faucets are more akin to well crafted.. read more →