Circa Lighting “Vendome”…

I cannot tell you how many hours I have spent considering lighting for the kitchen island and for over the table.  One fixture that is in the running is Circa lighting's Vendome c...

Indecision….Care to Weigh in????

I have brought with me the curtains from our old living room.  I LOVE this fabric as much today as when I first saw it on a chair in the Henredon showroom in the Washington Design...

Find me a new home????

Sorry for a 2nd post today. In 2009 I had an entertainment unit custom made from The Sterling Collection in California.  I love this piece.....a TV lift mechanism hides the TV whe...

Thinking outside the box….

My sister was in town last weekend and we ventured into a paper shop to pick up cards.  They had an entire wall of wrapping paper sheets.  I was focused on getting in and out wit...

Reader Request Friday….

Given my schedule these days there is no regularity to this series but I thought I would share you a fun reader request today.  Reader Shana emailed me the below photo from the se...

Decision Made….Countertops….

I am not going to lie....the limestone experiment rattled me a little.  With two small children and a lifestyle that dictates our kitchen will be used frequently for cooking and e...

In Memory…

I cannot believe it has been ten years since that fateful day.  I will still remember that day, hundreds of investors in town for our annual investor conference.  And how the con...

Upholstered Headboard….

I fell in love with this Lilly Pulitzer by Lee Jofa fabric and knew I wanted to see it used in Maddie's room. The initial plan was to do drapes....but I need 25 yards and really t...

Kitchen Chair Progress….

While we are on the topic of my kitchen, I think I've made some progress on the kitchen chair front.  Recall, below is my loose inspiration for dining which will be in the space ...

Do your homework…

I've mentioned before that I am dying to have grey limestone on the perimeter of our kitchen and in the butler's pantry.  Our builder found a slab at a local stone yard and we wen...