Linville Living: Part I

Linville Living: Part I

While 2020 has been uniquely challenging and unlike any other, there has also been an unexpected silver lining: it comes in the form of a charming mountain cottage in Linville, North Carolina, and it has captured my heart and attention. This quaint home’s property...
Pierre Frey Archives Tour

Pierre Frey Archives Tour

Maison Pierre Frey, founded in 1935, is a luxury fabric and wallcovering manufacturer, long known for creating custom textiles and patterns inspired by classical and contemporary art. While in Paris earlier this year, I was fortunate to have the opportunity to tour...
Old Loves New

Old Loves New

It is no secret that I have a weakness for antiques. In fact, the majority of my design clients  seek me out because I love to mix old and new. While many people appreciate this curated look, the actual execution can be tricky and does take some mastery. I am often...
Spring Into Clean

Spring Into Clean

While life is certainly looking different these days, I have truly enjoyed the opportunity to spend more time in my own home and focus on what matters most. What does home really mean? For me, it is a place of safety, refuge, and family. I find rest, joy, and comfort...
Louis, Louis!

Louis, Louis!

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, I thought it time to address my love affair with Louis Philippe. Who is Louis Philippe, and how did his name become a part of my daily vocabulary? In order to answer these questions and more, I will have to give you a brief French...