Crafting extraordinary kitchens is nothing new for Mick De Giulio.  But this space is.  Melding genres and melting boundaries, De Giulio worked with design-savvy homeowner Yoanna Kulas to shape something more than a cooking space. Here’s his formula for today’s new kitchen-centric home. Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts. Let’s get.. read more →

01 Sep 2019
September 1, 2019

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So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that caught my interest the past week. Meet my new boyfriend, Dutch. He is a Percheron cross that has officially joined the Cedarhill Farm team. He humors me and lets me braid his mane, kiss his face and fawn all.. 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?   (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) See & shop my Lacefield Designs Textile & Pillow Collection.  Be.. read more →

This is big SALE weekend! Are you ready? Diane von Furstenburg – The Labor Day Event is on—shop an extra 25% off new Sale styles through September 2. I couldn’t resist THESE, THIS and THIS. J.Crew has a huge sale. My favorite jeans are under $50 with 40% OFF SELECT FULL PRICE STYLES, EXTRA 50% OFF.. read more →

I am back from a fast trip to California with BSH group for a Luxury Appliance workshop featuring Gagganau, Thermador & Bosch.   It was enlightening and fun. We toured the Newport Harbor by boat.  I picked out a dream house on Balboa Island. Saw some sea lions… The showroom had some beautiful vignettes.    .. read more →

I realized I didn’t share all the images from my Southeastern Showhouse Bedroom. I had additional photography by Emily Followill to show more angles. It was such a happy space. I hated to see it dismantled.   Furniture (some items may still be available – email if interested): TILDA KNOTTED WOOL RUG 10’ X 14’ /.. read more →

I have always loved Haas Brothers and L’Objet for chic accessories. I was thrilled to see it at Elizabeth Bruns in Charlotte recently.   This collaboration is truly otherworldly.   L’OBJET HAAS BROTHERS…We’ve created a monster. The L’OBJET Haas Brothers collection is a meeting of imaginative minds and skilled hands. Inspired by the otherworldly landscape.. read more →

It is not a secret that Hidell Brooks Gallery is one of my favorite galleries and has become nationally recognized for their sourcing of artistic talents.  The latest show is a treasure trove of amazing creatives. Even though it is showing just a few more days through August 28, 2019 it is worth a look.. read more →

25 Aug 2019
August 25, 2019

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This has been a wild week.   My daughter went through Rush at TCU. It has been stressful on her and all the parents.   She was so lucky and grateful to have a wonderful experience but, in this age of political correctness the whole process seems archaic and a bit cruel (coming from a.. 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?         (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) See & shop my Lacefield Designs Textile.. read more →

So much shopping and so little time! Don’t miss Anthro day with up to 30% off where I am coveting THIS, THESE, THIS, THESE, THIS &  THIS. My boot obsession kicks in this time of year with THESE, THESE and THESE on on my list. Bring it on Sweater weather!  Wanting THIS, THIS and THIS.  Really love.. read more →

Cortney Bishop can design a beautiful home.   Her work is classically clean and modern yet comfortable always. I am smitten with this recent project from Rue Daily.  “We often call the scope of our work ‘empty lot to pillowcases’, and this was no exception,” designer Cortney Bishop mused about the home she was brought.. read more →

  I have always wanted a she shed of sorts be it in the form of an airstream, gypsy wagon or a tree house.   Design icon Kit Kemp has brought hers to life with the most amazing and precious hut that she shared on her blog. I am obsessed and green with envy! The.. read more →

I have to share a few of my favorite bright and beautiful spaces from the Southern Style Now Traditional Home showhouse. Design Ideas from the Traditional Home Charleston Showhouse Fresh twists on traditional looks rule the day at our 2018 Southern Style Now Designer Showhouse in historic Charleston, presented in concert with Robert Leleux. Written by.. read more →