Dorm Makeover

College Dorm with large flat map on wall above white futon next to raised bed.

I decided to surprise my sophomore son at his dorm, 8 hours away, and give him a room makeover. He is an RA this year, so he has his own room. You can see the before photos here. (He called it his humble place…but it was sad and sterile). Amazon saved us as I only… Read More »

For the Love of Gray

Four post framed bed covered in gray linens against gray walls with gray drapes.

How much do you love gray? We Americans have been obsessed with varying shades of gray for a handful of years now. Personally, I have loved Sherwin Williams gray palette the most. Common uses have been gray cabinets, gray painted walls, gray linens, and even gray hair!? – what is up with that? (those young… Read More »

Fit for a Queen

Royal blue Victorian sofa and round tufted ottoman/table.

I saw these furniture sets at High Point Market. We had to do a double take on these monochromatic furniture sets. I’m thinking Andy Warhol meets Victorian. What do you think? Will this be the next trend?

Hues of Blue

Stone building with curved archway with curved blue painted wooden door.

Honestly, blue is not my “go to” color, when I am designing spaces or buying clothing for myself. However, this season I have found myself appreciating hues of blues. First of all, I’ve recently gained a talented design assistant, Angie, (more on her soon). One of the first days she worked for me, she told… Read More »

What’s New

Water reflecting gold and red hues.

  I don’t have the noise makers out and it’s not New Year’s Eve, but it is almost midnight here and I am ringing in a new blog, all about DESIGN, TRENDS, COLORS, FOOD, HOME, KIDS, I guess whatever the bewitching hour will bring to mind to BLOG about. To start, I looked up what… Read More »