Omorovicza Obsessed!

Aug 11, 2022 |

Kelly from Team KSW here to share a bit about a skin care line that we have been buzzing about over here! Omorovicza has been a favorite of KSWs for many years and I recently had the opportunity to try it out too! I had the pleasure of sitting down with its founders, Stephen and…

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Mackenzie Childs’ Annual Barn Sale!

Jul 27, 2022 |

Mackenzie Child’s Annual Barn Sale is live!  I always love to browse their offering and I have found some of our homes most treasured accessories from their annual sale! The sale starts today, Wednesday, July 27th and runs through Sunday, July 31, 2022.  Enjoy discounts up to 70% on all of your favorite styles, including…

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NorthPark Ambassador Jennifer Dix and the Parade of Playhouses

Jul 15, 2022 |

The halls of NorthPark Center are always filled with museum worthy art but I think they truly come alive when that art work is surrounded by the wonderful non-profit projects that NorthPark advocates for.  One of my favorites is the Parade of Playhouses benefitting CASA or “Court Appointed Special Advocates.” The Parade of Playhouses is…

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Twenty Four Days of Tablescapes – Day 15

Today's tablescape provides a sneak peek into one of my favorite chapters in my upcoming book, A Loving Table.  The book, co-authored by the talented Shelley Johnstone Paschke, is filled with examples of the traditions that we carry forward from our families.  This Christmas table was set by the amazing ...
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Twenty Four Days of Tablescapes – Day 14

This tablescape was the result of an event I hosted when I was a spokesperson for Sunkist Citrus.  We had a mother's brunch and made traditional pomanders. I love to use pinks and minty shades of green at Christmastime mixed with traditional bright and cheery reds and greens.  My ever-growing ...
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Twenty Four Days of Tablescapes – Day 13

This tablescape was created by my mother for our Christmas Day luncheon last year.  She has been collecting Tiffany's Christmas Garland for many years and I love it when she pulls it out in December.  Her long lasting centerpiece is the perfect complement to this gorgeous porcelain and stays out ...
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Twenty Four Days of Tablescapes – Day 12

  Hosting family for Christmas Eve Supper after attending a candlelight service is one of my favorite things to do. Last year's celebrations looked a little bit different but I still set a Christmas table.  Using my wedding china, Herend's Chinese Bouquet in Rust, Royal Stemware by Moser, a light ...
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Twenty Four Days of Tablescapes – Day 11

Today's Tablescape is for the little ones! These photos are from the gingerbread house decorating party that my daughter, Millie, hosted for her friends a few years ago.  The sweet little aprons were from a fabulous Etsy maker and they served as the party favors for each of the little ...
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Twenty Four Days of Tablescapes – Day 10

Today's tablescape came to mind because our friends at Mottahedeh featured this detail shot on their instagram page today.  I styled this place setting in May of this year in preparation for our Christmas in July features for ShopKSW.com.  Our popular wipe-clean placemats in green made a great base for ...
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Twenty Four Days of Tablescapes – Day 9

Today's tablescape was created by Kate Stewart of Bauble Stockings for her catalogue photo shoot. If you are not familiar with Bauble Stockings yet, please click here to learn more about this meaningful holiday tradition.  I love the way she layered her personal porcelain and gave blue and white a ...
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Twenty Four Days of Tablescapes – Day 8

Famille Verte is a popular pattern with a rich history.  Click here to learn more about it.  It is known as a spring pattern but I love it paired with tartans, jolly reds and rich greens around the holidays.  Our wipe-clean linen placemats are so popular for both their elegant ...
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Twenty Four Days of Tablescapes – Day 7

I had the vision for this table when Caroline's Cakes asked me to be a part of their Holiday collaborations.  I didn't realize how tricky it was going to be to get the ribbons right though!  It took a yard stick, a box or strait pins and loads of patience ...
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Twenty Four Days of Tablescapes – Day 6!

  I created this tablescape last Christmas for a collaboration with Meri Meri.  I used their wonderful wooden advent calendar pieces in the center of the table, their "crackers" at each place setting and their charming nutcracker gift tags as place cards tied to each napkin.  It was so much ...
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