I’m not the kind of traveler who heads to a beach at the first sign of frost. I love traveling to cold-weather destinations that let me pack sweaters and boots and scarves. I don’t just mean ski spots, either. Winter is a great time to travel to top tourist destinations. You’ll find less crowds, great […]
Exotic fabrics from faraway lands.
Not everyone has the time to scour the internet for fabric treasure troves. And depending on what you’d like to do as a designer, home stylist or DIY decorator, not everyone has the need. For those of us who love all things designer fabrics, however, there are numerous resources that can give you the information […]
Why can’t I find the designer fabric by the yard that I’m looking for? Why does everything look the same? Interior designer Kellie Smith and artist/travel connoisseur Melanie Hönig felt the same way! So they began creating what they couldn’t find. Along they way, they created an entire home decor line featuring bold, colorful and […]
New Year, New Me – or so they say! Your resolutions for 2018 may have already gone off the rails, but don’t worry – February offers a second chance at a new year! Chinese New Year is a 15-day holiday on the Chinese Lunar calendar that’s bursting with ancient traditions to inspire some super-stylish decor you’ll […]
When it comes to art, here’s to thinking outside the frame… Explore these curated art ideas and get some tips on how you can infuse art into your space while designing your home. Colors and Patterns Whether you choose turquoise or Chinese red, color can make or break a space. Why not choose art with a strong […]
Another year, another chance to explore the world.
Cocktail parties can be a lot of work, but they’re oh, so much fun! There’s just something about cocktail parties that really cheers us up. Menu, check. Drinks, check. Music, check. So much to plan, prepare, and execute.
Peek inside this curated-with-love house tours and you’ll find sleek architectural details and chic decor.
Animal prints and safari themes are a classic fashion favorite. Adapting them to home décor can take your interiors from boring to exciting without overhauling the entire room.
Love patterns but afraid they’ll clash? You’re not the only one! Print and pattern mixing can make or break a room. The right mix will make you feel happy, harmonious and daring.
Artsy fabrics can add so much personality to an otherwise boring room. Case in point: your mother’s collection and when she whips out her annual Christmas-themed textiles just in time for the holidays. Just like that, the old dull dining table is suddenly bright and festive, ready to host hungry bellies and gather loved ones. […]
Oh black paint in the home, what a polarizing topic. Some people like it because it’s mysterious and moody, and other shy away from it possibly for the same reasons as well. Regardless, it doesn’t change the fact that the shade brings a lot of drama in anything it colors; just like little black dresses.
Where else should you celebrate Elvis Presley’s Birthday but the beautiful Graceland? Read on to see a tour of Graceland and how they celebrate Elvis’ Birthday!
Lake Tekapo, NZ was cold. Really cold. But my favorite event of our entire trip was there. We did the most amazing thing…
Queenstown, New Zealand was definitely one of the highlights of our family trip around New Zealand. You can read more about how we came to spend three weeks in New Zealand here. We could not get over how beautiful this place was. This is a picture I took while riding the gondola down the mountain. […]
Moto-Boy received an amazing opportunity. He was invited to race in New Zealand. Wait, what? True story. So this is how I came to spend three weeks in New Zealand. And it was incredible! Yep, a team owner in New Zealand invited Moto-Boy, and two other riders from the U.S., to race under the team […]