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…

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…

Decor Books: 100 Best Living Rooms

Last year, a National Association of Homebuilders report projected that by 2015, living rooms may be extinct. It got me thinking about the history of this room…you…

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,…

Hotel Decor Inspiration in Chicago: Camp Hello Lovely {Part 2}

 Today I’m sharing a few more glimpses of our urban chic camping trip in Chi-town. Part 1 is here. Some particulars we loved about the…

Hotel Decor Inspiration in Chicago: Camp Hello Lovely {Part 1}

Over the weekend, three friends and I escaped to Camp Hello Lovely. If you know me, you probably guessed there was no need to stop on…

Interior Design Inspiration: Paris Apartment in the Latin Quarter

This will be our home away from home in a few months when we visit Paris. The apartment is located in a typical Haussmanian building…

Vintage Chanel Design Inspiration

2010 1976 1992 Chic French Brand + Styling = shhhhhhaaaaaahhhhhh-wing (That is a reference from 1992, kittycats.) BTW. O boy. I may be wired for words,…

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…

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 turning an eccentric Edwardian…

Designer Inspiration: Splendid Willow

Vibrant, happy, and energetic, hers is the blog I turn to for smiles. For a style fix. For dreamy posts from an inspiring Swedish mind that thinks like my…

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…