Eye Candy:  Rustic & Refined Eye Candy: Rustic & Refined

To me, both these interiors capture a perfect balance of a rustic and refined. They're from Dream Homes: 100 Inspirational Interiors ...

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4:44 AM

I "Custom Cut" My Own Seagrass... I "Custom Cut" My Own Seagrass...

Here's my new living room seagrass covering the fireplace hearth. How did this happen? Backstory: An email arrived from Sisal Rugs Dir...

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3:51 AM

Multi-Colored Books Multi-Colored Books

Instead of going just with white, David Barden of David Barden Interior Design added in color covers to add interest to the shelves in the ...

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3:49 AM

Finger Lakes Make it on The Office Finale Finger Lakes Make it on The Office Finale

If you've read my blog over the years you know I grew up in the Finger Lakes region of Central New York (Auburn, Owasco Lake) It was gr...

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6:18 AM

Dreamy Sitting Room Dreamy Sitting Room

Betsy Berner and Tara Sutphin of Berner Sutphin Designs are participating in this year's Stately Homes by the Sea Designer Show House ...

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4:41 AM

Can I Bleach This? Can I Bleach This?

Is it possible to bleach this red print slipcover white? It's Laura Ashley fabric I bought 12 years ago for $3 a yard (*forgot to mentio...

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4:03 AM

Blogger - Missing Post? Blogger - Missing Post?

Interesting. I thought when I was finally able to log back into Blogger I'd be able to put Thursday's post on Tailored Eye Candy bac...

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10:09 AM

Tailored Eye Candy Tailored Eye Candy

Love the tailored and sophisticated feel of these rooms, along with the use of strong accent color. (all images via Neuvo Estilo here ) The...

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3:56 AM

Glam Clam Glam Clam

Spotted these resin clam shells with gold last year at Ruth and Ollie in Richmond. Love the natural ones but am also liking this glammed-u...

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3:49 AM

A Washingtonian Inspired Room A Washingtonian Inspired Room

As part of the Washington Design Center's Jewel Tones of Design showhouse, Charlotte Lekakos created an optimistic and cheerful sittin...

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5:13 AM

Entry Change (again) & a Barn Sale Sat. Entry Change (again) & a Barn Sale Sat.

This is the 4th version of my entry since starting my blog 3 years ago (previous post here ). The last year it's been in flux so I neve...

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8:03 AM

High Contrast Interior Lattice High Contrast Interior Lattice

One of my favorite rooms from the 2010 Richmond Symphony Designer Showhouse was the sunroom designed by Kathy Morgan and Kevin Malone of Wil...

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7:09 PM

David Herchik's Capsule Collection for EF + LM David Herchik's Capsule Collection for EF + LM

DC designer David Herchik of JDS Designs has designed the debut Capsule Collection for Edward Ferrell + Lewis Mittman and the resulting p...

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8:19 PM