New Silhouette Prints—Lee Jofa Groundworks….

For those of you in the North, I hate to admit that we had a weekend of 70+ degree temps.  Neighbors met up for impromptu wine, conversation and a play-date for the kids on Frida...

Flame Stitch Love….

One of the hazards of my gig here at Maddie G Designs is that I am exposed to a lot of fabrics, furniture and wallpapers.  Earlier this week I received an email from a previous cu...

Girls’ Room Inspiration….

I am starting to feel like an advertisement for Serena and Lily.... It's a good thing I am firmly committed to the design of Maddie's bedroom or this room, especially the headboard...

Seeing Double…..Peter Fasano’s “Tanzania” Fabric…

Surprise, Surprise.....I have a new fabric love.....Peter Fasano's "Tanzania" On the chair and ottoman... image via Better Homes & Gardens And on the drapes....  photo by Emil...

High-Low Secretary….

Who has not seen and fallen in love with the Hallings Secretary by Thomas O'Brien for Hickory Chair? It even made it into Big and Carrie's room in Sex and the City 2..... The pri...

Bookshelves Complete, For Now….

On Monday I showed you the pitiful shape of the built ins in our family room.  Well, that was then and this is now. I pretty much used whatever we had around the house.  My hus...

Mud Room Inspiration….

Who knew how important a mudroom was until I lost mine.  Our new home has a detached garage with quarters.  So, on a typical day we enter and exit through our kitchen door.  I h...

Making it Personal….

Just two quickies to share today.  I've got the kids' bedrooms on my mind. I recently ran across these pillows in the Serena and Lily Catalog and am loving the idea of using thes...

Bookshelf Styling….

I have mentioned that we plan to do some remodeling to the downstairs of our 80+ year old home.  So, I do not want to do a lot of decorating in advance of what is sure to include ...

Giveaway Winner….

Sorry for the delay here.  It has been a heck of a week with everyone still sick.   So glad the weekend is here for some much needed family time and R&R! In any case, to kic...