Decor Books: Living on the Coast {Barclay Butera}

Ahhhhh. Barclay is almost as pretty as his beachy new book Barclay Butera Living on the Coast (Gibbs Smith, 2012). In this lovely for your library,…

Decor Books: Provence & Secrets {Segreto}

Allow me to share one of the many reasons I adore interior design: there is within this field a universal loveliness which transcends language and…

Decor Books: Casual living

Casual Living: No-fuss Style for a Comfortable Home “This is a book to help make home life easy, while also showing how to put together…

Decor Books: Handmade Home by Mark & Sally Bailey

Handmade Home shot by the brilliant photographer Debi Treloar got me thinking about how much handmade has influenced me in recent years. Handmade Home is an…

Decor Books: Hue by Kelly Wearstler

Hue Opulent. Glamorous. Sensual. Playful. Modern. Kelly Wearstler brings all these to mind. While I love living spare at the moment (you just never know…)…

Decor Books: Lighten Up Your Home

Light Up Your Home: The Most Inspiring Sweet Tommy Edison on a waffle cone, there is just nothing like learning about interior design from blogs…

Decor Books: Summers in France {Kathryn Ireland}

Near Toulouse, designer Kathryn Ireland brought a rural, rundown property back to life in Summers In France. (Seen her hilarious self on Million Dollar Decorators? Yo. She…

Decor Books: The ART of Color {Farrow & Ball}

I have been familiar with Farrow & Ball’s incredible color palette for years and had the opportunity to drop in the downtown Chicago store the…

Decor Books: Simple Home by Mark & Sally Bailey

Simple can be a relative term, can it not? This blogger can frequently be heard chanting: WE MUST SIMPLIFY. WE MUST SIMPLIFY. It takes discipline…

Decor Books: Patina Style by Steve and Brooke Giannetti

I’ll keep it short. My voice simply cannot compete with the power of such brilliant spaces designed by Patina Style authorities, Brooke & Steve Giannetti. The Giannettis own…

Interior Design Books: SOLIS BETANCOURT {essential elegance}

In the mood for a little romantic lovely? This home in Washington’s Rock Creek Park is one of my all time favorites! Remember it in Traditional…

Coffee Table Books: LOCALS ONLY

Photographer H U G H  H O L L A N D captured these extremely cool images in the 70s just as skateboarding was born…