I have made my way west to Texas to move my son in his dorm at TCU as a freshman and my daughter into her  house at TCU as a junior.  Every time I visit, I can’t get over how much I LOVE TEXAS!  I am coveting more dresses galore with THIS, THIS, THIS, THIS and THIS. .. read more →

  I am back with week 73 of my Things I Love Thursday series.   This is a collection of things I use/wear/want on a regular basis and want to share. The Goti di Murano tumblers from Circa Interiors are hand-crafted by master glassblowers in the Venetian lagoon following the 800-year-old tradition of glassblowing in Venice. I.. read more →

My Wallpaper Wednesday crush is a recently discovered Malmberg Studio. Robert Malmberg, highly acclaimed photographer, introduced Malmberg Wallpaper in spring 2021. Combining professional fine photography with mixed media artwork to create striking designs, each digitally printed pattern delivers a uniquely imaginative and eye-catching quality to walls. Derived from photos taken at the eponymous botanical garden.. read more →

  I was at Karen Saks Showroom today sourcing for a few projects.   I was stopped in sneakers when I saw the Iris Apfel Maximal Collection for Fabricut. If you have followed me for long, you know I am a bit Iris Apfel obsessed.  Iris Apfel’s Maximal Couture collection of textiles for Fabricut embodies.. read more →

09 Aug 2021
August 9, 2021

Art Love: Ben Steele

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Happy Monday! Being back in the office felt good. I’m ready to get ready for fall and new projects on the horizon. I’m sad to send my 2 oldest off to TCU this week but excited for them to be at the same school for the first time in 5 years. I also LOVE to.. read more →

08 Aug 2021
August 8, 2021

Link Lovin’

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We are just in the door from a great 2 weeks at the Blowing Rock Horse Show. My daughter was great and I survived my nerves and even ended up with a 1st place in 1 over fences class. It is oddly addictive to try to get it right!  So much to see, So much.. 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 shop the LAST DAY of my Nordstrom Anniversary picks. Daily Desires:  (email subscribers open in a browser.. read more →

Another great week in the mountains at the Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show. I cannot believe summer is almost over!  I am coveting dresses galore with THIS, THIS, THIS and THIS.  I am sadly over heels. Sneakers are my jam with THESE, THESE, THESE and THESE. Anthropologie is killing it with amazing new home finds….. read more →

I am back with week 72 of my Things I Love Thursday series.   This is a collection of things I use/wear/want on a regular basis and want to share. Estelle Mixed Colored Wine Glasses… these are the best!  I sleep with this little miracle right near my bed…Honeywell HT-900 TurboForce Air Circulator Fan Black This cardi.. read more →

Wallpaper Wednesday is back! I crushing on Lulie Wallace once again and her new wallpaper designs.  “Our textile and wallpaper line reflects the same memorable aesthetic found in Lulie’s original artwork. Applying her artistry to textiles, our vintage-inspired prints aim to complement the things you already hold dear in your home.” Be sure to shop.. read more →

My Textile Tuesday crush is Grand Canyon by Pierre Frey. I have been dying to use this for years and I am finally adding it to my own mountain abode.  This print on cotton reproduces a hand-drawn design. It is a veritable tribute to the opulent and majestic headdresses of Native American tribal chiefs. Each feather.. read more →

I’m sharing some art love today revisiting a previous Artist Spotlight Series featuring Liza Hathaway Matthews HERE. Her work has evolved with a little pandemic inspiration. These recent pieces are so full of joy and remind me of my summers in the NC mountains and the abundance of flowers and color. See the entire new.. read more →

So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that piqued my interest the past week… Wallpaper Is Back—Here’s How to Do It, and What to Avoid 6 Historically Undersung Female Artists to Know About Now Airstream and Pottery Barn’s New Trailer Is a Travel Dream on Wheels 11.. 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 shop my Nordstrom Anniversary picks. Daily Desires:  (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) Be.. read more →