2015 has many exciting happening underway for The English Room.   I am so honored to be invited to the Antique & Garden Show of Nashville as a blogger covering this exclusive event with a thrilling line up of design stars. This is the premier antiques show in the United States. Read all about it and.. read more →

Check out my latest article I wrote for 55 Downing Street blog featuring “Tips for creating a Designer Living Room.” DESIGNER LIVING ROOM STYLE via 55 Downing Street Designer living rooms all have that special style that make them work. I want to share a few favorite living spaces by celebrity interior designers that all.. read more →

I am happy to share my second Dress to Room pairing of 2014 from the Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles.  The fashions were fierce but surely they are all holding out for the Oscars for the real stunners. See my GOLDEN GLOBES edition HERE.  Lupito Nyong’o is a glowing vision in turquoise. Enjoy!.. read more →

You better clear your bookshelves for FALL!   The number of DIVINE design books coming out in the very near future has my Amazon cart loaded up with preorders.  Which ones are you sure to order?  (click on any image to preorder)           Please make sure you "like" The English Room on Facebook. Follow  @theenglishr on Twitter.. read more →

A dear friend in New Orleans survived Katrina to then have a big storm bring a tree right through her home last year. She is in the process of rebuilding.  She knows I love to offer my opinion. One of her recent questions was about stair railings.  I happily sent her some of my favorite.. read more →

The Adamsleigh Showhouse is quite a treat.  I could move into this mansion the moment my lotto hits. This showhouse sponsored by The Junior League of Greensboro is also sponsored by Traditional Home.  This special Traditional Home connection brought in some big names such as Miles Redd, Suzanne Kasler among others. My personal favorites were.. read more →

My Amazon book orders are about to get heavy for my UPS guy. I am thrilled for all 5 of these new releases to bulk up my ever expanding design library.  What books are you waiting on?  Mario Buatta, my funny friend, is a design genius.  You know this will be full of lovely design.. read more →