July Favorites

Jul 27, 2021 |

I can’t believe how this month has flown by!  There has been a great deal of work and a whole lot of fun on my calendar! -We are in the first stages of planning my next collaboration with Antonio Melani for Summer 2022 and I am so excited!  It will be full of easy dresses…

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Massimo Lunardon Glass on Sale!

Jul 18, 2021 |

I’ve always had a thing for hand blown glass with color and witty character.  Massimo Lunardon Glass has mastered the art of creating special glass pieces that make you stop in your tracks and smile.  Since 1996, Massimo Lunardon has created decorative art that is functional too.  Although what really stands out is the sense…

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A Celebration of Family

Jul 15, 2021 |

It was so wonderful to finally be able to gather together and celebrate the patriarch of the wonderful family I married in to.  The Whitman family is a special group of talented and kind people and I’m honored to be a part of it for the last 16 years!  My husband Justin’s father, Stuart, passed…

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Celebrate Independence Day

Jul 3, 2021

What a wonderful occasion to celebrate!  America’s Independence and the freedoms we have because of the brave men and women who fought for it are worthy of being honored this weekend. I love to study history but it wasn’t until I watched HBO’s John Adams miniseries that I truly understood what life was like before…

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Celebrate Eight!

Jun 28, 2021

She wanted ONE thing for her birthday: A sleepover!  Our daughter Millie is turning 8 next week and to celebrate, she had only one request: a few friends, swimming, a movie night and a sleepover!  Because it was the first sleepover for many of the girls, we decided to give the guests the option of…

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Father’s Day Gift Guide 2021

Jun 6, 2021

The elegant but cheeky bottle opener by Godinger Silver is available for immediate delivery from ShopKSW – $30 If your father likes to take his time sipping at his favorite drink, check out BottleKeepers.  They make a Can, Bottle and Tall Boy size. I love this Maple Grain finish but there are a lot of…

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Tablescapes at Heritage Auctions

Jun 1, 2021

If you share my passion for tablescapes, you are going to love the upcoming June 18th sale at Heritage Auctions. I was honored to be asked to come in last month and explore the racks in HA’s decorative arts warehouse to create  tablescapes featuring some of the incredibly special lots in the upcoming auction.   The…

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A Garden Party in a Box

May 14, 2021

I am thrilled to join Casamia‘s amazing curated tablescape business with a collaboration created to help you host a garden party!  Casamia and I share a goal.  We both want to help you host seamlessly!  Their wonderful “party in a box” curations make hosting a breeze. I’m partial to our Garden Party theme tablescape.  With…

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My Curated Summer Shop for Dillards

May 7, 2021

Click here to shop my summer edit from Dillards.com From my favorite lip gloss to swipe on in the morning to the eye mask I love to fall asleep in, there are goodies here to help you take on summer in style!

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Kimberly Whitman x Antonio Melani Collaboration Reveal

Apr 30, 2021

I’m completely overwhelmed by all of the support and kind words I have received on the sneak peeks we have been posting for the Kimberly Whitman and Antonio Melani Collaboration!  Thank you from the bottom of my heart to all of you who have made a purchase or are planning to!  I can’t wait to…

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Inspiration for my Antonio Melani for Dillards Collaboration

Apr 25, 2021

I can’t tell you how excited I am about the launch of my collaboration with Antonio Melani for Dillards! I’ve had questions about how a collaboration and collection like this comes together so I thought I might tell you about my inspiration and the design process. The first step in the planning process for the…

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Famille Verte: A Modern Classic with a Rich History

Apr 18, 2021

Famille Verte Porcelain has a very rich history dating back to 1685!  Under the fourth emperor of the Qing Dynasty, Kangzi, the fines Famille-Verte porcelain was made at the Jingdezhen Imperial factories and others were made in Canton. It was made for use in China but also for export and was loved for its dramatic…

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Ginori 1735’s Oriente Italiano Eggs

Mar 26, 2021

Looking for an Easter decoration or gift that excites? I adore Ginori 1735’s Oriente Italiano Eggs.  Malachite, Iris, Porpora, Pervinca, and Azalea are in stock and ready to be gifted or added to your collection now at ShopKSW.com.  The tricky part is selecting the color you want as they are all so beautiful! But beyond…

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