Monthly Archives: November 2008

Happy Thanksgiving..

Wherever you are and whatever you are doing remember to take a moment and ponder on the many things to be thankful for. God bless all of you:)Via Martha

I am here

Hey Everyone! I am going to be sporadic with my posts this week because I am in Oregon visiting family for the holiday. (Don’t you just love the holidays??!!) I did want to post this photo from todays Design Sponge Sneak Peek. Check out the whole Sneak Peek here. Its fabulous! Have a great Monday […]

Happy Weekend

Next week I will have more Style Tests to post including the other half of The Scoop. Have a wonderful weekend!Ernest de la Torre

Lucas Allen

Remember these photos from Lucas Allen? I thought they were very appropriate for this fall season….warm and cozy:)DominoLucas Allen

{Style Test} Patricia

This next SG Style Test comes from artist and blogger Patricia van Essche. Her blog, pve design, is packed full of her personal amazing work. Because she is such a fantastic artist I knew her style would be just as fantastic…sure enough.Patricia’s Style- Traditional, Simplistic and Modern-Federalist. All Organically brought together. Patricia likes clean, uncluttered […]

Set the table…

In just 8 days tables will be set all over the nation with festive, fallish settings and I CANT WAIT! Here is a beautiful table scape…and if you need more ideas visit here and here.

{Style Test} Laura

I was so thrilled to diagnose Laura from The Scoop which happens to be a favorite read of mine and I am sure all of yours as well. This was such a fun one because of Laura’s amazing style! Here are her results.Laura’s Style- Electic mix of Vintage Timeless with Rustic, Glam and Traditional moments. […]

{Style Test} Trina

I have always known that my blogging friend Trina, who is behind the wonderful blog la la Lovely, has great taste so I wasn’t surprised to find that I loved the 5 images she sent me. Here is the results from her Style Test.Trina’s Style- Traditional Glamor with Vintage undertones. Trina loves bright shimmering spaces […]

Magazine Monday

Decembers issue of House Beautiful is packed full of some great holiday ideas! I am loving this Magazine right now:)

Kids Christmas

Call me old fashioned or just call me a mom but I always have to have a traditional (which may be different then the normal traditional) Christmas tree for my kiddos. In my main sitting room will be the more “grownup” tree but upstairs, that is where the child’s tree will show off all of […]

{Style Test} Paula

This SG Style Test was given to Paula. Paula is a blogger, a wife and a mother of two who seems to have found time for great design:) Here are her 5 images.Paula’s Style- Traditionally modern with a love for sporadic rustic and natural elements.Warm neutrals with mixes of dark and white woods. Traditional and […]

{Style Test} Lindsay

Artist and blogger Lindsay Brackeen is SG’s first Style Test contestant or should I say patient:) Lindsay, who is a fantastic artist and who has been around the web and back again many many times, has fantastic taste! I was so excited to diagnose her and was even more excited when she told me that […]

Stay Awhile

I saw this home over at sfgirlbybay and was completely drawn in to all of the comfortable and playful elements that this lovely home has to offer. It belongs to Andrea of hula seventy. You can read more about her and her home here.


I say yes to yellow all year round and I say yes to a yellow Holiday:) Here is a collection of my favorite yellow’s right now.Tobin BennettEtsyUrban OutfittersMadeline WeinribmimouEtsyAnthropologieGraham & Brown

Magazine Monday

I pick Septembers issue of Elle Interior as this Monday’s pick simply for the cover!