I saw this picture and knew something more was to come and boy was I right!   My friend and owner of Emporium Home, Ashley Childers, shared the image on her blog of her home while getting together with her family over the holidays. This dining room is chic beyond compare. Read the whole feature on.. read more →

Emporium Home created a gift guide last week too.   I was honored to be one of their Taste Makers!  TASTE MAKER’S GIFT GUIDE from Emporium Home STILL TRYING TO FIND THAT PERFECT GIFT FOR YOUR SOMEONE SPECIAL? We enlisted the services of some of our favorite design professionals to select their top gifts for this.. read more →

Have you ever in all your days seen anything as beautiful as this vellum bar cabinet?  I fell for this beauty at High Point Market and I cannot get it out of my head.  Emporium Home NEVER disappoints! This chair rocks my world too.  And ever bar needs a signature cocktail?    Blood Orange Margaritas.. read more →

I have had a hankering to reset my engagement ring for years.  Then I saw this.  I girl can dream right.  Who said one cannot have 2 engagement rings?  Better than two husbands, right? Did you see Kate Long Stevenson’s original artwork on One Kings Lane? Wow.  Act fast! Is it too much that I.. read more →

Pedestal Dining Tables are so versatile as you can use many chairs or a few and never have a worry about legs. They can be hall center tables, library tables, the uses are endless.  I am a fan.   Here are the 10 Best Pedestal Dining Tables.  Barnsley Dining Table by Bernhardt Misty Dining Table by Mr… read more →

These are my weekly wants from the web.  I have a warm trip to the tropics on the brain if you could not tell. This years Spring Break will take us South of the Border. Have a great week ahead.   I need to get organized for a fashion extravaganza at ALT Summit. Meredith Wendell.. read more →

HERE IS MY BLOG POST FOR THE SOUTHERN C, WHERE I AM A MONTHY CONTRIBUTOR.  BE SURE TO JOIN IF YOU HAVE NOT. THE SOUTHERN C IS A NETWORK OF FOODIES, DESIGN ENTHUSIASTS, CREATIVES AND THE LIKE.  Festoni   High Point Furniture Market was a feast for the eyes.  I had a terrific time seeing all the.. read more →