Design for the masses at it’s best.  I introduced you to this concept earlier this year on my blog with my daughter, Gigi’s, artwork  turned into wallpaper. Well, here it is again.  You creative southerners here at The Southern C need to start making your own fabrics, wallpapers, decals and wrapping paper too with.. read more →

Last week, I introduced you to the One Room Challenge headed up by Calling It Home. This is a semi-annual event where 20 bloggers, made up of Professional Designers, Diy’ers, and Interior Design Bloggers, transform a room from start to finish.  For the next six Wednesday’s, we will be giving you updates on our room progress. Here is.. read more →

Chinoserie chic at it's best.  I am always a fan of this Asian inspired motif in design.  I even did my final paper and studies at Sotheby's Institute in London on the Chinese bedroom by John Linnell from Badminton Estate.  Here are a few pagoda favorites you too can incorporate into your interiors.  Manual Canovas Pagoda Luciana.. read more →

You already know I am elephant obsessed from my zillion elephant posts but here is one more. I hope your can stand my pacaderm passion. Iomoi loafers…and on sale too! but out of my darn size…VIA A chic tinted photo…Via Crazy for The Whimsey Chronicles fabrics…VIA A trinket tray from Furbish…VIA Waylande Greyory yummy tray…VIA.. read more →

Some fun watercolor artwork by my 6 year old inspired a wallpaper. Gigi brought this little number home from art class. I snapped the phone below with my iphone. Uploaded the image from photo stream and voila! I had created a custom wallpaper that I can order and have to my house in less than.. read more →

VIA I have been slightly obsessing over this divine stone wallpaper I saw on Pinterest.  I went to the original source…go check it out. You will be shocked at the AMAZING price! It sure would make for a great bar, back of bookcases or powder room.  VIA VIA This malachite beauty for Spoonflower is tres.. read more →

I have long been a fan of Spoonflower. It is such a wonderful resource for unusual and creative design. You can also create your own design for fabric or wallpaper with a simple upload process.  I recently did this to recreate a simple wide stripe that had been discontinued. One of my particular crushes is.. read more →