My latest artist talent was spotted locally in Charlotte at Slate Interiors. Her work captured me with the abstract figurative technique with a bold color palette.  I also adore her charcoal drawings of the nude human form. Enjoy getting to know  Miriam Durkin Charlotte, North Carolina What is your training?  I wanted to learn to.. read more →

I am thrilled to introduce you to a local talent I found through Slate Interiors.  I was very moved by the strong abstract pieces with large washes of bold color.  I have a client who commissioned a huge piece for dining room that will be hung this week. it is dreamy.   Enjoy getting to.. read more →

So much goodness found on the web this week.   I cannot get enough internet time since I have been out liven in the cold with our Boston buddies in Vermont. Can you say COLD?    6 Women Tell the Stories of Their Lives Through the Stories of Their Jewelry…this is fascinating Slate Interiors always.. read more →

I am thrilled and honored to be the featured TASTEMAKER over at the So Good.  Download the app ASAP to see the mobile app that helps you discover the best local providers and merchants through your friends and tastemaker recommendations.  Here are a few of my favorite Charlotte haunts…     HOLLY PHILLIPS Tastemaker Picks   You.. read more →

Who can resist a great vintage find? Not me! I saw this coffee table a few weeks ago at Slate Interiors in Charlotte.  It certainly captured my attention but I did not have a place for it (nor do I now). I continued to think about it.  Last week while running through Slate I saw.. read more →

I dropped in Slate Interiors yesterday and fell in love with so many things. It is one of my favorite stops for filling in at clients with accessories and unique vintage finds. I want so many of these for myself 😆 Shocking, I know.  read more →

Everyone loves a good deal right? Well, I have always lusted over peacock chairs. We had one in our beach house growing up.  I always thought it seemed like a cool thrown of sorts. I happened across an unusual one a few weeks ago at Slate Interiors.  I bought it for a few hundred dollars… read more →