My Trip to Paris 2012: Opera

Planning a first trip to Paris can be a bitdaunting…stay in a hotel? An apartment?Shop and relax, or join the crowds at must-sees?I wanted it all.So…

Interior Designer Inspiration: 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 o…

My Art: Abstract Paintings Whispering Tranquility

I am excited about getting together with my baby sister Lisa (here in Arizona) to paint together. (My shop is stocked with low-priced original paintings on…

Interior Design Inspiration: The Laurent House

Some exciting news from myneck of the woods (Rockford, Illinois)… this Frank Lloyd Wright gem will soon be opening its doors as a museum! The…

My Art {Beachy Greys}

I have been happily painting my heart out this month and wanted to share some work (a few acrylics on canvas are available in my…

25 year anniversary

In 1987, while still in college we married at a place called Nazareth Hall. I wrote a special song a friend performed, and our parents…

My Art: Where My Art Lives {music gallery}

Trio of my panels in the homeowners’ bedroom where they requested lyrics from ‘their song’ as well as metallic graphic goodness. You may recognize this…

2012 Interior Designer Inspiration: Swoonworthy

Welcome to a chic gem in Manchester, England. You likey her pillows? She has a shop! To a sexy girl’s guide to turningan eccentric Edwardian houseinto…

Personal Reflections: mom

One of my earliest memories is sitting on her lap with my head resting on her Chanel No. 5 perfumed neck as she chatted with…

My Shop & My Art

Let’s get right to it, shall we? feel free to leap like me and sis here Buckle up, Paris. My groom and I are descending upon…

Interior Designer Inspiration: Velvet and Linen

The Gianettis’ design work and gorgeous sanctuary of a site Velvet and Linen with its gorgeous Patina Style has been charming the pants off of…

My Photography: Equestrian Friend + Love Poem + a Wish

A poem by Maya Angelou: “We, unaccustomed to courageexiles from delightlive coiled in shells of lonelinessuntil love leaves its high holy templeand comes into our…

Let’s SHOP!

White Slipcovered Sofa
French Country Kubu Basket Set
Whitewashed Table Lamp Set of 2
Antique Chinese Wood Rustic Round Stool
French Country Bed
Tuscan Terracotta Urn Vase
Round Farmhouse Table
French Country Settee
Deconstructed Wingback Bed
French Farmhouse Dining Table
Milagro Heart
Slipcoverd Dining Chair
Rustic Farmhouse Stool
Edgecombe End Table
Silver Rectangle Accent Table
Black or Bronze Accent Table
30″ French Storage Basket
Chevron White Quilt Set
French Country Rattan Basket Set
Marble Subway Mosaic Tile (My Backsplash)
French Wire Laundry Basket
White Ruffle Bedding
White Linen Club Chair
Schumacher Wild Things Wallpaper
Wide Pine Sideboard
Linen Napkin Set
French Country Lamp Set
French Country Wall Mirror
French Lidded Baskets
Shaw Daybed
Distressed White French Country Chandelier
Distressed White Artichoke Lamp
French Country Headboard
Oval Back Counter Stool, Set of 2
Antique Brass Pharmacy Floor Lamp
Round French Tufted Ottoman
Kinston Wood Bench
Italian Candelabra Chandelier
Slope Arm Linen Chair Set
Warner Upholstered Bench
Rustic Country French Dresser
Rustic French Confit Pot
Round Farmhouse Dining Table
Reclaimed Wood Dresser
Louis Upholstered Bench
Pardon My French Doormat
Stripe Turkish Towel Throw
Pamela Arm Chair
Sweater Weave Basket
French Carved Wood Chandelier
Terracotta Pots & Basket
French Country Wood Chandelier
French Linen Dining Chair
Gustavian Cabinet
French Farmhouse Dining Table
Bar Stool
Beachy White Slipcovered Sofa
Rattan Armchair
Diptyque Oyedo Candle
Cross Back Dining Chair
French Country Candle Holder
French Industrial Metal Chairs (4)
Designer Favorite Wall Mirror
Holborn Lantern Pendant
French Country 6-Light Chandelier
Rustic End Table
French Country Upholstered Arm Chair
Wicker Trunk Set
French Ticking Stripe Pillow
Jute Area Rug
Mohair Throw
Rustic Industrial Farmhouse Shelves
Belgian Linen Sofa
White Duvet & Bedding
Rustic Wood Candlestick Set
French Market Basket
Linen Modern Wing Chair
French Country Farmhouse Baskets
Concrete Pillar Table Lamp
Boheme Madera Bench
Belgian Style Lamp
Kendall Skirted Dining Chair
White Charleston Sofa
Scrubbed Wood 5-Light Chandelier
Arched Champagne Wall Mirror
Moravian Star 1-Light Pendant
Highback Armchair
Mini Pendant Light
White Vase Set
Round Woven Placemat Set
Cashmere Throw With Fringe
Black Bergamot Soy Candle
Fireclay Farm Sink (Reinhard, 30″)
White Waffle Coverlet
Light Grey Vienna Quilt
Boheme Madera Bench
Belgian Linen Duvet Set
Round Marble Side Table
Rustic Pedestal Farm Table
Rattan Hanging Chair Swing