Bauble Stockings

Christmas celebrations, traditions, blue and white, needlepoint, gift giving, entrepreneurship, charity and family.  That would be my answer if you asked me for a list of some my favorite things! All of them are a part of my collaboration with Bauble Stocking. When I first learned about Bauble Stockings, I was smitten!  Founder Kate Stewart…

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Bauble Stockings in Blue

I’ve been a fan of Bauble Stockings since I first learned about them a few years ago.  They are based on one of my favorite things, a family tradition!  Click here to read the lovely story behind this fantastic product from the company’s founder, Kate Stewart.  Whether it holds jewelry, concert tickets, a gift certificate,…

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The Curated Table: A New Blue Holiday

This year calls for a special Holiday Celebration.  I put together a curated tablescapes for ShopKSW that I hope will inspire! It started with a quick glance at Herend’s Chinese Bouquet in Black Sapphire.  I adore this deep rich blue and white plate and I really want to add it to my collection!  Putting this…

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Friday Favorites: Finally Fall

I love this time of year.  The weather in Dallas has been wonderful!  I was peeking back through images from Octobers past and found this warm tablescape that I created for Williams Sonoma two years ago when we did a Tablescaping event together.  I love purples and blues and pewters together for Fall! It’s time…

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A Beach Side Tablescape with Fete Home

It was such a joy to collaborate with Fete Home on this beach side tablescape.  My family is soaking in the last bit of summer before remote learning begins and I have enjoyed creating tablescapes on our rental’s terrace overlooking the ocean.  I was thrilled when the opportunity to collaborate with the on-line resource I…

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A Blue and White Summer

Can’t wait for summer evening swims and dinner’s outside.  It is getting hot here and the children are ready for some relaxed days! Blue and white is always my favorite pool side color combination!  Here are some of my favorites summer evening finds:

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Daydreaming about Blue and White Porcelain

I’ve spent a lot of time in family-isolation this week scrolling through some of my favorite blue and white inspiration images.  I thought you might like to see them collected into one spot! Whether on the wall, the table, a shelf or filled with flowers, there are so many ways to enjoy your favorite pieces. …

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Friday Favorites – It’s Fall!

I’m so happy that it is officially Fall even though it still feels like we are in the middle of the summer in this Texas heat!  Fall means the release of so many wonderful new books too!  I have a long list of new book on my list but I have thoroughly enjoyed flipping through…

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Tulip Mania

Although uncommon today, tulipieres were massively popular among wealthy Europeans in the 17th century.  They were designed to hold one tulip bulb per spout.  Once placed inside in water, the bulbs would be forced to grow through the nearest opening, therefore, they are sometimes called “forcing bowls.”  Tulips, at the time, were a luxury and…

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Lakeside Tablescape

Every summer of my life has included a summer visit to the lake in Ontario, Canada.  That means lazy beach walks, time to relax and read, and hours with friends and family.  It also means evening dinners on the deck watching the sunset.  My mother has put together an amazing collection of tabletop items but…

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