The Teen / Tween set is also easy yet hard to buy for. They are picky beyond compare but generally you are safe with any Apple product or just venmo them $.  I love trying to please this opinionated and spirited age…i have 3 of them. Here is my strongly critiqued list. My advice is to.. read more →

I am in need of a Gift Guide intermission. Today was a great day at the horse show and the NCMA for the Georgia O’Keefe exhibit (which I highly recommend) and dinner with friends. I didn’t carve out time to get the next one ready.  Instead let’s focus on some pretty.  I am always inspired.. read more →

Everyone knows bubbly or vino make a great gift but if you want to get creative or up your game for Thanksgiving at the in-laws or all the upcoming holiday parties. Homemade treats also show extra love.  I always welcome cheese straws or toffee.  I have you covered with loads of creative choices for anyone.. read more →

It is so hard to narrow down the items for the ladies. There are just too many wonderful things from which to choose. I believe I have hit most of the categories and will have even more to come with my upcoming personal list and stocking stuffers too.  (email subscribers open in a browser to.. read more →

These are the ones that are easy to shop for on your holiday list! They still delight in the opening of the gifts and the surprises galore.   Toys are such fun to give and to get but I am full on obsessed with these coats! Here are my favorite gifts for the younger set. .. read more →

It is a little over 40 days until Christmas.   I am putting together my gift guides to aid in your shopping. This is one of my favorite things to do on the blog and take pride in my gift guides. Everyone loves books and they always fit.   I have gathered the best new.. read more →

I am excited to introduce you to a talent that is headed south for a visit this week.  Virginia Johnson will be in Charlotte at Capitol on Wednesday for an inspiring talk about French life, culture and style. Be sure to join if you can, in the meantime enjoy getting to know Virginia Johnson Toronto,.. read more →

I have a heavy heart after seeing the California wildfires. There is so much tragedy and fear for these California residents. I was struck by the animals that have had to be evacuated to Zuma beach in Malibu.  Heartbreaking. Please pray for all struggling and those who have lost everything. Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH.. read more →

I am always inspired by travel, design & life which I share and curate on Pinterest.  Here are some recent favorites all of which you can find HERE. What are you pinning these days?     Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts. Let’s get friendly on Facebook,  Twitter,  Pinterest,  Tumblr & Instagram. Please.. read more →

So many wants… so little time…This week is an oddly eclectic assortment.  Coveting one of these for years…these for chic…and this for cozy.  These are a must as are these.  What are your weekend wants. (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts… read more →

I am tired. Exhausted actually.  I had no idea until the ORC was over how hard I have been going.   I am looking forward to a restful Thanksgiving week with my family soon.  Can you believe it is only 2 weeks away? I love the thought of setting a pretty thanksgiving table and cooking.. read more →

I did it. We did it. Everyone did it. It truly took a village to get this One Room Challenge finished.   We did get the interior done with a little punch list as to be expected but, the exterior is still ongoing. I am over the moon to finally have a working kitchen again… read more →

I am a wallpaper addict.   I cannot get enough walls in my life to cover. Wallshoppe has come our with a new collection designed by Chris Benz. It is a beauty to behold with inspired designs from marvelous murals to terrific textiles. Enjoy a few of my favorites below.  See all the Chris Benx.. read more →

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