If you are in the NC mountains please join Kristy Thompson & me for a fun trunk show with some of our favorite brands including Five One Five, Tabor, Rare Gems of India & Jewels by Piper. Stephanie Bissell will be bringing beautiful Shop Taxidermy bags as well. We hope to see you there and please bring.. read more →

Anyone up in the mountains cooling off?   Well if you are in the Linville, Grandfather or Blowing Rock area please join us for a fabulous trunk show featuring some great brands including Addison Weeks, Jules Reid, Imperial Black and Jewels by Piper. Hope you see you at The Eseeola Lodge.  Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH.. read more →

Happy July 4th! I am spending the glorious day with games, a parade, family, friends, food and fireworks. Here is a visual of our morning here in Linville… Check out my piece from 55 Downing Street today.  JULY 4TH STYLE STYLE IDEAS Nothing is better than the All-American holiday July 4th. Our celebration of independence.. read more →

Happy Memorial Day!  I am enjoying a glorious weekend with friends and family in Linville, North Carolina at our mountain cottage.  I could not resist WATERLOGUE ing our house. So pretty, right? I huge thank you to those who serve and have served in the military for our freedom.  HERE is a previous post of.. read more →

I love Halloween, October, Fall, leaves falling and certainly the colors of fall. I think some of the prettiest tablescapes can be captured this time of year.  I have saved images for years of some of my favorites on Pinterest.  You can see them HERE. This weekend we head to Linville for Fall Family Weekend.. read more →

Happy Independence Day! I am thankful for our freedoms and those who fight for our continued freedom.  God Bless America! We fought through the rain for a fun parade and games but, I am expecting Noah's ark to arrive soon if the rain continues…   Enjoy your celebrations.    Please make sure you "like" The English.. read more →

Summer has proven to be as equally busy as the rest of the year but, all in a good way.  Here are snapshots via Instagram of life; from the mountains of NC, to Atlanta for work and inspiration, camp drop offs and yard art purchases. Life is whizzing by at warp speed. We are trying.. read more →