Art for the Luxe Lodge Look: Work by Wilson Bentley and Yuji Obata

Forget stylish or chic.  I want to be described as exuberant. It was while reading a book on exuberance (Kay Jamison's Exuberance: The Passion for Life) that I discovered the work of Wilson "Snowflake" Bentley.  Wilson Bentley is the reason we Read more [...]

INTERVIEW: Michael Aram and a Sneak Peek at His First Dinnerware Collection

  Michael Aram is a people person.  When I visited his offices last week to chat with him about his new fine dinnerware collection, he kicked off our meeting by interviewing me!  Suddenly I was telling him all about my house burning down, Read more [...]

Now Trending: A Silver and Gold Mix

This room reminds me of the wedding ring that I chose almost 25 years ago.  I love how that band of gold so perfectly highlights the silvery gray walls.  Yes, I have a love affair with mixed metals and this fall I have been seeing gold accenting Read more [...]

AMAZING Discovery at High Point Market: New Vendor Ben Ham Images

Undoubtedly the best part of attending High Point Market is the unexpected surprise.  There is a "needle-in-a-haystack" quality to Market.  It is so vast that you just never know when you will stumble on something extraordinary. That is what happened Read more [...]

A Very Pinteresting Furniture Collection Introduced at High Point Market

So what are you doing with all of your pins?  Anything?  Or do you just pin and forget? Even if you aren't using your pins for anything, other people are.  In fact, my sponsor to this fall's High Point Market, Hooker Furniture Company, used Pinterest Read more [...]