April 23, 2019

I recently had the pleasure of getting to work on a playroom design for a young family from soup to nuts.  My clients had recently added built-ins and beautiful wainscoting to an "office" that was adjacent to their living room.  They have a young son and are...

April 10, 2019

A client recently wanted to convert an old, dated room into a functional and comfortable family room.  Lucky for her, her son was a contractor and was able to handle all of the construction aspects.  She had me in to do the design, furnishings and accessories.   Besid...

January 23, 2019

I've posted about my love for RugsUSA after we had to buy all new rugs for our house when we moved to NC.  I've also used them in several of my client's spaces and have yet to have a bad experience with the quality of the rugs for the price or the customer...

November 2, 2018

A blog subscriber and friend (hey, hey Eleanor!) recently asked me to do a post on my thoughts and tips on layering rugs and so I'm happy to oblige and try to help.  I am personally a big fan of layering rugs for a few reasons: 1. If you fall for a gorgeous rug th...

September 16, 2018

I've been helping some good friends who recently bought a new home with several spaces in their house.  One space that is coming near to completion is their playroom and so I thought I'd share a few of the elements of the space with you.  Here's the design...

June 25, 2018

My newest clients are young and so fun.  They just purchased their first house together and are eager to make it feel like home.  They want it to feel put together but also be reflective of their styles and have plenty of personality.  Music to my ears.  The best part...

June 11, 2018

My lucky clients have a new beach house and I'm helping pull things together.  Because we are working on multiple rooms, we are trying to keep the budget in check.  I put together this mood board to give us a starting point.  As soon as I created it and sent it to...

April 11, 2018

About a year ago (gosh, how time flies!) I posted about how we were thinking about trading in our formal dining room and instead turn it into a playroom for our kiddos.  It was a really big decision for me because I hated the idea of a) giving up a formal dining room a...

March 20, 2018

Last week I posted about a new (old) rug that I put in our kitchen. 

I was super excited with the small (and free!) improvement the rug made to our space.  But then reality set in when the kids ran through the kitchen...

Anyone else feel my pain? 

We have beautiful origin...

March 19, 2018

To me, Carley Page Summers is an interior styling magician.  She has this way of transforming a white box into this incredible space layered with texture, warmth, color that feels totally authentic and original.  The textiles alone in her spaces are to die for.  Throw...

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