I have another young talent to introduce you from Decorex International in London while Blogtour London. Juliet and Alice Peto (from last weeks post) charmed the pants off me with their lovely Britsh accents and divine wares. Juliet Travers London, England What is your training?  Having had a passion for design all my life, I went to study at Edinburgh College.. read more →

via There is no question plum, purple, eggplant, aubergine or whatever you want to call it, this bold hue is trending these days. I saw this color trending in Paris at Maison et Objet, in London at Decorex on Blogtour London and this week at High Point Market. I cannot get enough. Here are my Pinterest.. read more →

One of my many favorite finds from Blogtour London with Modenus was at Decorex.  I was totally taken with a textile company called Timorous Beasties.  Truly LOVE at first sight! I am going to share lots of my favorites from their collections of fabrics and wallpapers. I am particularly taken by the Rorschach Collection. It.. read more →

I am excited to introduce you to another fab find from Tent London on Blogtour London.  The work of Donya Coward stopped me in my tracks. “I am a ‘Textile Taxidermist which means that my’ artwork is about preserving the craftsmanship of the  Antique and vintage laces,  embroideries and haberdashery materials i use to embroider.. read more →

One of my favorite finds from Tent London while on Blogtour London was Lou Gardiner. This British artist is quite the talent with an interesting medium of contemporary embroidery. Her works are available as originals, prints,  pillows, and silk scarves. The beautiful artist was in her booth draped with the above scarf over her shoulder… read more →

Finding a new line is always VERY exciting for a designer.  You walk through big events such as High Point Market, Maison et Objet, and events of London Design Festival looking for “the one.”  When you see it you just know it is a great find. Well, Ginger and Jagger was one of “the ones”.. read more →

Some of the finest kitchens around the world are by Poggenpohl.  I am taking this opportunity to introduce you to this sponsor of Blogtour London and innovator in the kitchen industry.  Founded in 1892 in the heart of Germany, Poggenpohl is the oldest and best-known kitchen brand in the world- present in more than 70 countries.. read more →