Interview with Rachel Ashwell {2013}

It was my pleasure the other day to speak with shabby chic stylemaker, interior designer, author, entrepreneur, and beautiful creative genius Rachel Ashwell of Shabby Chic Couture.…

Fashion Inspiration: Lily Ashwell

  I discovered fashion designer Lily Ashwell’s site a few months back and HAD to know more about the interiors of the photo shoot…

Around Chicago: Bradley Hughes

Just in case you are new around here… I am not a professional interior designer. I decorate and soak up inspiration from pros. I cannot…

J’adore MILIEU & Pamela Pierce {Decor Inspiration}

 Milieu magazine will thrill you with sophisticated charm! A new publication launched this fall, captured my heart, and filled my senses with dreamy wonder.…

Random inspiration: swedish and suede-ish

You: What’s with the Swedish vibe on Hello Lovely? You swedish? Me: My heritage remains a mystery. But quite frankly, I feel Swedish in my bones,…

Decor Books: Creating the Look: Swedish Style {…

Just home from my family home in Arizona, there were reminders of a fond love affair with Swedish culture and hospitality in every single room. Many years ago,…

Home Decor Inspiration: Belgian Style in It’…

Thanks for sharing in my joy as I share highlights from our Paris trip–you’re the best! I’ll share more inspiration, but we don’t want Paris burnout…

Travel: Park Hyatt Paris Vendome

If staying at a palace in Paris ever appears on your bucket list, the lovely Park Hyatt Paris Vendome will deliver. We knew it was exclusive.…

Blog Beautiful: Tone on Tone

  He must know by now I adore his aesthetic and blog since I never miss an installment of Loi’s T o n e  o n  T…

Lesley Killoren {hometown hero}

Sometimes things just click with kindred spirits, right? While swimming in the pool above, I made a new friend who is an interior designer with…

An Interview with Tina of The Enchanted …

My ongoing interview series An Inspired Life is special to me since one of the primary roles of this blog is to leverage the role of the…

Decor Books: Country Style & Design {Justin Bishop}

The author of Country Style and Design (Images Publishing, 2012), Justin Bishop, is busy restoring a time-worn cottage in a picturesque Australian town. omg…these two pages…