Last week, in Seattle, we went to The Seattle Aquarium. After having just been to the Chihuly Garden and Glass Museum I was on a design high.  I continued my color inspiration on to the next event.  I was truly a day of beauty. I took some of my favorite images from the Aquarium and.. read more →

Turquoise is a universally flattering color says my mother… Remember the days of "Color me Beautiful", a color book from the 80's that told you what colors to wear?  I agree turquoise looks good in most rooms too.  A few of my favorite turquoise rooms…What are yours? I am loving the spring weather and feeling.. read more →

I love the loop chair originally designed by legendary American decorator Frances Elkins.  To learn more about her amazing career in design read this Architectural Digest article. I hope to one day own these beauties in orange, of course. Todd Merrill Antiques via 1st Dibs James Andrew's Library Blue and White from Coastal Living Ruthie.. read more →

  This is an inspiration board for my mountain house in Linville, NC. The house was built in 1889.  The victorian gingerbread house is full of charms and quirks.     More pictures to come with the finished product…or at the least progress. read more →