We just left our visit to the Kip’s Bay Decorator’s Showhouse in Dallas, chaired by my dear friend and our interior designer, Jan Showers.  I’m a big fan of any decorator’s showhouse because I love to see what designer’s will do when they don’t have a specific client’s wishes to factor into their design. I’ve…

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I think this Fall is shaping up to be one that is full of time at home trying to get as cozy as possible!  I’m looking forward to getting some fresh new bedding, throws, candles and kitchenwares from the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale.  It is now in it’s “open access” phase witch means that you can…

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I loved sharing my Outdoor entertaining tips on Summer Classics Blog this week.  Hi Spode-lovers – Look at what is on major sale again!!!!! No one in my house can stop snacking on this – morning noon and night! Millie want’s me to be a mermaid for Halloween so I think I need to order this!…

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I loved sharing my Outdoor entertaining tips on Summer Classics Blog this week.  No one in my house can stop snacking on this – morning noon and night! Millie want’s me to be a mermaid for Halloween so I think I need to order this! Just got these!  So excited about the price (compared to those…

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I loved sharing my Outdoor entertaining tips on Summer Classics Blog this week.  No one in my house can stop snacking on this – morning noon and night! Just got these!  So excited about the price (compared to those other scalloped shoes!) I’m going to try this over the weekend. Indulging in this.  No one really…

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It is the most wonderful time of the year!  Even though the temperatures haven’t cooled off in Texas quite yet, the spirit of the upcoming holidays is already in the air!  People are planning parties, starting their shopping and looking forward to welcoming guests to their homes so the Dallas Launch of Viyet couldn’t come…

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I hope you will join us at one of my book signings and trunk shows this week! Our Dining Room designed by Jan Showers. I’m very excited about spending some time in the Jan Showers Show Room at 1308 Slocum Street on Tuesday from 1-3.  Elizabeth Showers will be there with her jewelry as well!…

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Happy Fall Y’all! Name your poison!  Never heard of “Cape Dutch Style” decor?  Get ready to re-decorate once you fall in love with this gorgeous home! This molded baking pan makes the most adorable gingerbread men (and women!) Even I could make these! I obviously have the holidays on my mind – Loving these cutie cutie cute…

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It’s official – our house is on the market and that means I have been busy cleaning it up!  I’m loving these tips from Oprah’s Clean House Guru, Peter Walsh, for organizing all of the clutter I am putting away so that it shows well.  I want it to look as clean as it did…

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 I thought it might be fun to share a little bit of my home with you here on the blog! We had friends from France staying with us recently so the guest bedroom seems like an appropriate start! Photo by Werner Strube for Traditional Home Design by Jan Showers Wall Paint- Queen Anne Pink #HC…

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