I was recently perusing some favorite designers portfolios for inspiration and Nick Olsen always stops me in my tracks.  His use of color and texture is the best.   He creates happy, colorful yet sophisticated interiors that are as lovely as they are livable.  One of my favorite artists from the feature HERE is having.. read more →

I am kinda OBSESSED with this colorful creation by Nick Olsen in NYC. House Beautiful always thrills with the color issue. This Crazy-Colorful Apartment Proves Blue and Black Do Go Together Blue, black and chartreuse, to be exact. A ceiling in Benjamin Moore’s Chic Lime lends a flash of bold color to the foyer. The room’s decor.. read more →

A few musings to share… Hate I missed the Sally King Benedict and Kate Long Stevenson Opening at Hidell Brooks. I cannot wait to stop by to see it Tuesday.   Here is a view of the show hanging. Copycat Shopping for Your Friends’ Style: Still Taboo? via WSJ Travel feeds my soul. Getting so.. 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 am obsessed with this customizable jewelry.  I want an arm full to remind me of my favorite spots. Wanderlust is setting in for an adventure…This quote really is so true. How chic is Emily J. McCarthy‘s “Branding your Home” concept on The Southern C? S’mores are my FAVORITE and this is so wrong it.. read more →

Inspiration comes from the strangest places.  En route from AMAZING The Southern C Summit back home, Lisa Mende and I stopped at a Hess Travel Plaza. We were both drawn to the 6' stack of Mexican blankets for sale for $9.99.  I actually regret not getting the pretty lavender and gray one. Since then I have.. read more →