When trolling the shelter mag websites today I came across a true gem designed by a familiar face and my sorority sister from a few years back at Rollins College… Enjoy this beauty!  Step Inside a San Francisco Tudor with an Aesthetic as Cinematic as Its Own Backstory For a distinctive Presidio Heights mansion with.. read more →

The elusive walnut…  I was so excited to find a vintage Brass Walnut Nutcracker last Saturday while shopping at Slate Interiors with a college pal who was visiting from LA.  Clara Hendon of Hillary Thomas Designs was kind enough to hand over the walnut as she was snatching and grabbing accessories like a mad women for.. read more →

Liza Hathaway Matthews Baltimore, Maryland Rainbow Fish Sapphire Beach Quince Trina  What is your training? I graduated from the Maryland Institute, College of Art. I majored in painting and minored in interior design. After school I went into fundraising for the United Way of Central Maryland. I dabbled into painting throughout the years but really.. read more →

Are you REaDy for Christmas and the holidays?  Here are a few ideas to get you in the mood. A pair of chic glasses to clink… A cheery PS1 could do the trick… Mary McDonald Annika Lamp available through The English Room… A classic Hermes bangle… A happy red owl mug for your Russian tea….. read more →

Chic Shop is not to be missed in Los Angeles or online. They have such a great selection of vintage finds.  It is owned by Hillary Thomas of Hillary Thomas Designs and Clara Hendon. These chic friends happen to be sorority sisters of mine from Rollins College. Their friendship has transformed into a successful design business.. read more →