21Mar/13

Modernism Week Palm Springs 2013

I had the pleasure of visiting our dear friends Dede and Mark during Modernism Week and was treated to amazing design inspiration.  A common theme throughout my travels was the repetition of the colorRead More…

19Mar/13

Flea Market Treasures and The Rose Bowl Pasadena

My friend, Cindy DeFatta, and I are like minded when it comes to admiring the beauty and patina of flea market treasures.  As southern California residents, we are so fortunate to haveRead More…

14Mar/13

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Workshop

My favorite specialty painter in the Santa Clarita Valley, and greater Los Angeles area for that matter is the very talented Cindi Rowley of Cindi Rowley Designs.  Not to be confused withRead More…

03Mar/13

An Enchanting Artist’s Cottage

Sometimes I walk into a client’s home, and just smile, because the house is a true reflection of the family who inhabits the home.  Such is the case with two of myRead More…

28Feb/13

Juxtaposition, Newport Coast, CA

If you find yourself in the Newport Beach area of California,  it is well worth your time to stop in to visit a great store called Juxtaposition. juxtaposition |ˌjəkstəpəˈziSHən|(noun) DEFINITION: The factRead More…

24Feb/13

Flea Market Decorating In Los Angeles

So my last post introduced you to the legendary Los Altos Apartments in Mid-Wilshire district of Los Angeles.  The best part about our visit that day was actually seeing the inside ofRead More…

26May/10

Anthropologie and The American Teenager

  Since the age of three, Claire has loved to shop.  It is one of our favorite mother-daughter outings!  Claire led me on a tour through Anthropologie to share with me howRead More…