My Home Renovation: Before the Fixer Upper

I have been organizing the studio here at the fixer upper, and it has been necessary to let go of more belongings which don’t fit…

Modern Decor Inspiration: Piet Boon {Portugal Villa}

Piet Boon designed this gorgeous holiday villa in the south of Portugal with serenity in mind. Holiday villa? Eurospeak for vacation house. The villa’s winning ingredients?…

{Home Decor Inspiration} Michael Del Piero – in Milieu Magazine

This anniversary issue of Milieu features one of my favorite hometown designers: Michael Del Piero. If you subscribe to Milieu magazine, edited bydesigner Pam Pierce, then…

Books: Segreto Vignettes {Leslie Sinclair}

  It is not everyday one gets to shout over the web “CHECK OUT MY BLOGGY FRIEND’S NEW BOOK!” but today it’s my pleasure to…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {week 48}

GOOD MORNING, GOOD PEOPLE, and welcome back to Hello Lovely’s fixer upper journey where we remain at work renovating a sweet beat up cottage which happened to…

Modern Decor Inspiration: Piet Boon {5 things to know}

The latest book from Piet Boon is Piet Boon Studio and is so breathtakingly lovely, you better believe I hopped up on my kitchen table and…

Lovely Finds: Piet Boon {The Jane}

In another life, high-end contemporary restaurant THE JANE, designed by P i e t  B o o n, was a chapel in a military hospital. Can…

{Garden Inspiration} Vanderbilt Mansion & Garden

When I was in Hyde Park with a writer’s group in late May, my beloved tagged along and we happily toured some local treasures including…

Bread, Beauty, and Healing {Personal Reflections}

  Yesterday was a tough day.   The days prior were not too lovely either.   But oh, this morning. This morning, after a meditation…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {week 42}

You guys! It’s time for more ugly pics of the fixer upper! Showing you the unlovely is not my fav yet what I promised I’d…

Books: American Thoroughbred {Neil Latham}

  Fine art photographer Neil Latham was compelled to capture the essence of the Thoroughbred for a very personal reason: after his mother passed away,…

Books: Vincent Van Duysen {Complete Works}

I am spending quality time with my copy of Vincent Van Duysen: Complete Works (Thames & Hudson, 2010) and cannot help but be drawn into…