I was scheming a dining room for a client and got carried away…I think I took it from her chic design to my over the top perfect world.   We will likely meet in the middle.  I love my job…some days:)    Silver Grasscloth by Thibaut Watercolor Tree of Life Print from Dogwood Fabrics as.. read more →

Two things I love are Mario Buatta (designer of my childhood home) and guilty pleasure reality TV show Southern Charm.  As I watched the mesmerizing Season 2 finale week with a cameo by Mr. Buatta, I realized I need to share the quintessential work of Mario’s with a beautiful southern mansion seen weekly on the.. read more →

Windsor Smith has long been an inspiration to me as a designer. I have just received a copy of her amazing new book, WINDSOR SMITH HOMEFRONT: DESIGN FOR MODERN LIVING,  as well as seen her new line of furniture and accessories for Arteriors Home.   Windsor is a fellow family gal who has a passion.. read more →

While in Atlanta last week for Design Bloggers Conference, I had the pleasure of tagging along with my Cloth & Kind gals to the Elle Decor Perspectives event hosted by Bjork Studio.  It was a real treat.  The 4 vignettes were designed by different designers all using Sunbrella product for the fabrics ,wall covering and.. read more →

Some days you just want to be like an ostrich and bury your head in the sand. Today is one of those for me.   I have had a trying few days and am so sad for a friend going through a terrible loss. This beautiful image by the talented Christine Dovey is the perfect.. read more →

I am thinking it has been said by me more than a few times “BEIGE IS BORING” but, now more than ever this rings true.  I am so dang tired of boring spaces! It is my mission to change this and while currently working on a few entrance halls I have determined this is the.. read more →