The new Andrew Martin textile collection for Kravet is a South of the Border stunner! I love these colorful Mexican inspired textiles. The otomi inspired piece in multicolors is so very happy. Here are a few of my favpties from the Hacienda Collection.      Of course there are lots of nice neutrals too….See the.. read more →

I made it to Sea Island for The Southern C Summit. Woohoo! Wallpaper love du jour is the darling Bella Books by Kate Spade.   This colorful and quirky pair would certainly enliven any space!  Shop my Valentine’s Day Gift Guide. Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts. Let’s get friendly.. read more →

My Kravet rep dropped by and knocked off my socks with the new textile introductions. The G P & J Baker velvet intros in particular were D I V I N E!!!! These plush tribal beauties are a wonder to behold that must be felt to understand their sumptuous textures.  RIO SPICE RIO INDIGO RIO.. read more →

I introduced you to Curated Kravet a few weeks ago.  It is a brilliant connect brought to designers by Kravet.  Curated Kravet items are typically in stock and able to ship immediately.  This little bit of instant gratification in the design world of long lead lines and 12 week backorders.  One different concept for this.. read more →

Have you heard the BIG news from Kravet?  Kravet is pleased to announce CuratedKravet.com, a to-the-trade only e-commerce site launching at 9 a.m. Monday, April 20. CuratedKravet.com offers designers a comprehensive selection of distinctive home furnishings and accessories across a variety of styles and product categories.   New and exciting products are continually introduced and designed.. read more →

I better get all my Gift Guides out there for you to get your shopping finished. The 2014 Gift Guide for Her has loads of ideas sure to please your Mother, Mother-in-Law, Sister, daughter, Aunt and bestie.  I am in NYC today busy shopping and seeing fun stuff. Going to the Kravet Hunt Slonem launch.. read more →

My art crush, Hunt Slonem, has now become a design crush too.  I LOVE Hunt’s animal artwork and his bravado.  He has no fear of color or mixing the old with the new.  Throughout the book I noticed fabrics and wallpapers that were his own designs….wait for it……then I saw it!!!!!! “When Art Meets Design.. read more →