Los Angeles is on of my very favorite design boondoggles.  I am lucky enough to be en route to sunny southern California right now for the #LCDQLA Legends 2015 where I have the privilege to be an ambassador. This is an honor to be involved in such a prestigious design event. It involves lots of lectures,.. 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 →

You know I LOVE my Dress to Room Pairings and this is the big one for The Academy Awards.   These are among my favorite blogs that I create.  Over the last 3 years have loved watching other blogs and big publications follow suit.  Everyone knows fashion and interiors are a natural match.   Enjoy!  Cate.. read more →

Mary Ella Gabler is a woman before her time. She is an entrepreneur, branding genius and author who can teach us so much about growing a business while learning the balance. I am lucky to know this talented woman who is passing the wand to the next generation of her family. Peacock Alley is a.. read more →

02 Dec 2013
December 2, 2013

Mad for Magenta Monday

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via While my tree is just up and the gifts are starting to come together, I should certainly have red and green on the brain. Nope, magenta seems to major in my mind.  Here are the images that have captured my current attention. Happy Monday! via via via via via via via via via via.. read more →

F. Schumacher & Co. Names Dara Caponigro Creative Director   Former Editor-in-Chief of Veranda, Dara Caponigro to Direct Design, New Product Development & Brand Image for the Luxury Design House NEW YORK, September 30, 2013—Terri Eagle, President and CEO of F. Schumacher & Co., announced today that Dara Caponigro has been named Creative Director of.. 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 →