I am over the moon excited that the Iris Apfel emojis were launched today. As you must know by now Iris is my icon. She represents all that I desire to be. She is a design maven, a fashion icon and a tastemaker. These emojis were launched to celebrate her 95th birthday coming up this month and.. read more →

You may remember a few weeks ago I purchased a beautiful painting of Iris Apfel from an artist I  found on Instagram. This artist is a young talent with her hands and all types of creative endeavors. She even makes me want to pick up needlepoint again. Enjoyed getting to know Brooke Thorn McGowan Burlington,.. read more →

It is not secret I am IRIS APFEL uber obsessed!   She is my true icon for her love and life of design, travel, and fashion.  I am quite sure we would hit it off if we ever met. If only I could I could meet her…sigh.   I happened upon a recent piece on.. read more →

04 Dec 2015
December 4, 2015

Link Lovin’

Charleston, Travel 0 Comment

Obsessed with my new Lake pajamas. They are by far the softest cotton I have ever felt.  They make getting out of the bed each morning very difficult! These have been added to the Gift Guide for Her! I am in Charleston Charleston this weekend for The Garden & Jun Jubilee with Cheri Leavy of The Southern C!.. read more →

I am beyond thrilled for my Newport trip today. So very serendipitously the newportFILM is going on right now with an airing of the digitally remastered version of one of my very favorite documentaries and the next evening the film I have been dying to see about my personal icon, Iris Apfel. newportFILM was founded in 2010.. read more →

12 Apr 2015
April 12, 2015

Link Lovin’

Art, Shopping 0 Comment

  Crushing on these cute umbrellas from Santa Barbara Umbrellas. Dying to use Tibet Wallpaper.  Who wants it? LOOK INSIDE THE EXQUISITE L.A. HOME OF ALEXANDRA VON FURSTENBERG AND DAX MILLER. Feeling like you want to buy me a present?  A Warhol will do. This brooch would be a good choice too. I am loving.. read more →

I am excited to share another artist on the rise on this weeks installment of my Artist Spotlight Series. I am particularly taken with the new Painted Collage Series. Enjoy getting to know   Rachel Volpone Rural Connecticut What is your training?  Syracuse University–BFA Isabel O’Neill School of Decorative Painting, NYC numerous workshops at Castle.. read more →