While I in no way condone the disposable furniture trend that is currently happening ,I do see the need for less expensive options in children rooms and vacation homes. For these projects, I often turn to online sources.  Lately, I have been searching for a plethora of bedside tables and chests.  It seems to be.. read more →

Memorial day seems to be the time of sales! I have found an unusual amount of great online home related items recently. My go to shops are Wisteria, One Kings Lane, World Market, Pottery Barn, West Elm, Jonathan Adler and of course Serena & Lily where using the code GOFIRST you can save an extra -20%. But,.. read more →

I know I shouldn’t be shopping again but, this -30% off discount code FIRSTLOOK came through my inbox and I couldn’t resist popping over to check out the fashions. I’m pretty sure you wouldn’t guess the vendor. They have upped their style game! You can come up with an entire summer wardrobe for a steal!.. read more →

I was shopping for some reasonably priced lighting for some fill in spots for a client the other night. I could not believe how many great options Crystorama has.  I am smitten with loads of the gold ones.  You can shop them below at discounted prices through One Kings Lane.  Hope you have a bright.. read more →

Annually, at the conclusion of the year I purge my design magazines. Historically, I save my favorite tear sheets and add to my files of upon files of design ideas. Over the years those files have dwindled and Pinterest has become my file cabinet and blogs are my source of inspiration.   Today, I was.. read more →

Fashion, furniture and fur are my favorites this week.  I am a shopping fiend. I just cannot help myself! Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts.  Let’s get friendly on Facebook,  Twitter,  Pinterest,  Tumblr and Instagram.   Please feel free to contact The English Room if you are interested in our interior design services in Charlotte or beyond. .. read more →

Even though I do not have a spare wall in my life due to my art addiction and shopaholic tendencies, I am craving a gallery wall of African baskets. These handwoven baskets are often fair trade and provide critical funds to villages as well as being stunningly beautiful. I tend to lean toward the bold.. read more →