Julia Buckingham is a gal to LOVE!   She is friend and talented designer.  She has the most exuberant and vibrant personality. We share the love of purple, crowns, shopping, shoes and chardonnay. I am immensely proud and impressed with the stellar collection she has created with Global Views and shown fully at this High.. read more →

Woohoo!  It is finally time to present the final REVEAL of the One Room Challenge. See WEEK 1,  WEEK 2,  WEEK 3,  WEEK 4 and WEEK 5 to get up to date on this semi-annual event where 20 bloggers, made up of Professional Designers, Diy’ers, and Interior Design Bloggers, transform a room from start to finish in 6 weeks. You know by.. read more →

Welcome to WEEK 5 of the One Room Challenge. See WEEK 1,  WEEK 2,  WEEK 3 and WEEK 4 to get up to date on this semi-annual event where 20 bloggers, made up of Professional Designers, Diy’ers, and Interior Design Bloggers, transform a room from start to finish in 6 weeks. Being a total procrastinator by nature, my report.. read more →

Welcome to WEEK 4 of the One Room Challenge. See WEEK 1, WEEK 2 and WEEK 3 to get up to date on this semi-annual event where 20 bloggers, made up of Professional Designers, Diy’ers, and Interior Design Bloggers, transform a room from start to finish in 6 weeks. Progess has occurred but I have major things.. read more →

I must admit I am off my game this week. The Ping Pong Emporium AKA. ORC has taken a backseat to another project but, just for this week. I have been installing and doing the shoot for my High Point Junior League / Traditional Home Showhouse.   It has been a bit nuts but, decisions.. read more →

Chinoserie chic at it's best.  I am always a fan of this Asian inspired motif in design.  I even did my final paper and studies at Sotheby's Institute in London on the Chinese bedroom by John Linnell from Badminton Estate.  Here are a few pagoda favorites you too can incorporate into your interiors.  Manual Canovas Pagoda Luciana.. read more →

I have long been a fan of Studio A since the introduction a few years ago.  Here are a few favorite pieces from the line… All are available through The English Room. I apologize for the delayed Hickory Chair University post.  It was a wonderful few day that will take some time to get all.. read more →