Bernhardt Furniture was one of my first stops at High Point Market. I was thrilled to see the chic new designs that they introduced.  I adore the new Arbor Collection that is a beautiful chalky white finish that looks like plaster.  The pieces are slightly reminiscent of John Dickinson and have a St. Barths vibe… read more →

I constantly have clients that need books. Bookshelves need stuff.   While I am a huge acquirer of stuff most people are not. I decided to put together a list of my go to books that are pretty, interesting, and perennial favorites. Just click through to shop.  Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news,.. read more →

I am always a sucker for palm and banana leaves.   They are as abundant as ever. I have once again gathered some favorites to share in honor of this glorious Spring weekend celebrating rebirth.  (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) Happy Weekend! Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways.. read more →

This challenge is FLYING!  I have SO MUCH to do…namely organizing, decorating, planning and plotting… Thankfully, I have called in the big guns to help with that next week and beyond.  I vow to change my messy ways. I hired Jennifer of Pure & Simple Organizing to help take the task and teach me the err.. read more →

I was thrilled to see so many greats among Currey and Company’s new introductions for SPRING 2017 High Point Market including the new Bunny Williams pieces.  They are sharing an updated perspective on design & styling.  Here is a look at some of my favorites from lamps Chandeliers and pendants… and furniture… I am particularly.. read more →

I am thrilled to announce I will be participating in the One Room Challenge this spring!  I am humbled to be participating for the 6th time…crazy.   See all my previous ORC reveals Fall 2013,  Spring 2014,  Spring 2015,  Fall 2015, & Fall 2016. One Room Challenge for those not in the know,  is a semi-annual event where 20.. read more →

Cotton & Quill‘s hand-illustrated patterns will bring life to any space. Mary Catherine’s use of bold colors and classic designs are sure to make a big statement wherever they are being used. Whether you’re using the patterns in a pillow or wallpaper, each pattern is as unique as the space they are in. The new.. read more →