I love patterned tile!   This collaboration made me squeal with delight at the thought of getting to use these iconic designs for clients and myself. I am madly in love with the stars! Enjoy an early look at New Ceramic Tile by Sister Parish Design for Country Floors. An exclusive new ceramic tile collection marries.. read more →

I LOVE creating my favorite Dress to Room Pairings for the Screen Actors Guild Awards 2020. I love this fashion extravaganza of an evening and I really love pairing a look loosely with a favorite room. See past Dress to Room Pairings.  What were your favorite looks? Shelley Johnstone Nick Olsen Susan Ferrier Amanda Nisbet Lee Kleinhelter Kelly Wearstler.. read more →

  So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that piqued my interest the past week. Expect my SAG Awards: Dress to Room Pairings tomorrow.  Too tired tonight!  16 Renowned Interior Designers Everyone Should Know…Consider this a crash course in great design. A New Room Has Been Discovered.. 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) Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and.. read more →

We are packing up for a horseshow weekend in Aiken, SC. I love driving around looking at the gorgeous houses in this charming town. Anthropologie is having 20% off new arrivals. I am eyeing THIS, THIS and THIS.  My favorite jeans are THESE.  They are on super sale. I love Point Sur jeans because the.. read more →

My design projects always involve lots of custom furniture yet we always mix a few unexpected items. I have some online design favorites that are often staples. THIS new table is certainly going to find its way into a Florida project.   I adore THIS & THIS bed. I covet THIS lantern for my daughters.. read more →

Serendipity has finally presented us with a scheme for youngest daughters room.  We moved almost 2 years ago and haven’t done her bedroom.  We were at an impasse on the decision making process which I believe is common when you have a 13 year old girl. She wants horsey but sophisticated. I do believe the.. read more →

I do not normally do a Dress to Room Pairings for the Critics’ Choice Awards but the fashion was on point! I couldn’t resist.  I love this fashion extravaganza of an evening and I really love pairing a look loosely with a favorite room. See past Dress to Room Pairings.  What were your favorite looks? George.. read more →

As mentioned in my Artist Spotlight Series Review for 2019, I am trying to ramp it back up for this series which is a favorite among readers. Please feel free to submit submissions or artist ideas. Enjoy getting to know this long overdue feature of the talented  Julie Hansen Kansas City, Missouri   Photography by.. read more →

  So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that piqued my interest the past week. Check out my Retail Therapy & Weekend Wants HERE. Somehow it didn’t post on Friday as planned.  LAURA DOWLING’S TOP 7 THINGS TO DO IN PARIS Brussels Sprout Tacos with Spicy Peanut.. 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) Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and.. read more →

TGIF!   Why do we always look forward to Friday. Shouldn’t we enjoy every day? Anywho, Violet and I have been on a skin care kick with the amazing ice roller, we ordered these foot peels and I am considering a skincare fridge from my vanity too. I adore THIS coral one.  I bought THESE to.. read more →

09 Jan 2020
January 9, 2020

Combat Boot Chic

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I have just returned from a fun few days in New York with my daughter before she heads back to college at TCU. We shopped until we dropped…literally 20,000 steps one day! We hit all the hot boutiques and large department stores. One trend that that was EVERYWHERE is the combat boot. Even Chanel is.. read more →

I’m kinda obsessed with this dining room!  A Jewel-Box Dining Room Is Just One Of The Insta-Perfect Spaces In A Bold Palm Beach Home via LUXE Adding her own style to her parents’ differing tastes, designer Caroline Rafferty combines art, heirlooms and pops of color in her family home. HOUSE DETAILS Photography: Max Kim-Bee Interior.. read more →