Book Review: HABITAT: The Field Guide to Decorating by Lauren Liess

  I’ve long been a fan of decorator and blogger Lauren Liess so was excited for her when she announced her first book was in the works. Titled HABITAT: The Field Guide to Decorating, the book was officially published by Abrams last week and it’s really fantastic. Five years ago we interviewed Lauren on The … Read more

Pinterest: Top Ten List!

I’m honored to have been named to Hadley Court Blog’s Top Ten List of Designers, Creatives and Tastemakers on Pinterest. The list was complied by Lynda Quintero-Davids, a contributor to Hadley Court. What makes this a truly special thing is that Lynda is one of Pinterest’s biggest names, especially in the design world. With 3.4 MILLION … Read more

Book Review: French Chic Living by Florence de Dampierre

  © French Chic Living by Florence de Dampierre, Rizzoli New York, 2015, photography © Tim Street-Porter. Sub-titled “Simple Ways to Make Your House Beautiful” – French Chic Living is choc-0-block full of tips for cooking, cleaning, storage, flowers, gardening, linens and pretty much anything one can imagine when it comes to home – all … Read more

A Personal Note

Linda Merrill Design Green bedroom hanging art

If we’re connected on Facebook, you may have already read the following. However, since I’ve been little absent these past couple of weeks, I wanted to share something that I’ve recently been going through now that I’m mostly on the other side of it. Two weeks ago tomorrow I had a total hysterectomy/oopherectomy/salpingectomy – which basically … Read more