Last weekend I headed off to beautiful Newport, Rhode Island to take in the 15th Annual “Neighborhoods of Newport” House Tour, put on by the parent’s association of St. Michael’s Country Day School. I’ve been to a lot of house tours and I have to say this was one of the best organized I’ve ever … Read more
One of my favorite designers is Jean-Louis Deniot, a French interior designer and architect.His work always induces a swoon anytime I run across it in magazines or Pinterest. Check out his website for some serious inspiration! So, I was very excited when I learned that he has a new partnership with Baker Furniture and the … Read more
The official title of the 2nd episode of Outland is “Not in Scotland Anymore”, but to take the reference a little further the “Swans and Crocs and Versailles, Oh My!” episode is a feast for the senses and emotions. It’s a kaleidoscope of colors and textures, moving parts and sheer artistry the scale of which … Read more
It’s finally here – Season 2 of the Starz production of Outlander based on the massive book series by Diana Gabaldon. I covered season 1 last year (read my Outland posts here) and am looking forward to covering this season even more – because there’s so much more decorative arts to cover! The first season … Read more
A few weeks ago I was visiting the Best Tile showroom in Plymouth and was just enamored with some new tile offerings from Artistic Tile. So many possibilities!
A rainy, cold and then snowy weekend began with some sofa cuddles with the little Roy (drying off in a warmed towel, because that’s how we roll in this house) and then a trip to an antique show that I thought I’d share. The show was the 35th annual Duxbury Antiques show and was held this … Read more