This image of my husband’s closet from my book, Monograms for the Home, always motivates me to get my closet ready for Fall!  Check out the sale link below for a major sale on hangers! -I was so sad to miss the on line chat with Veranda and Mark D. Sikes to launch his new…

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Can I do a bit of self-promotion on National Book Lovers Day?  I hope you will scroll through my books featured below and find a little bit of inspiration for your next celebration! !function(d,s,id){var e, p = /^http:/.test(d.location) ? ‘http’ : ‘https’;if(!d.getElementById(id)) {e = d.createElement(s);e.id = id;e.src = p + ‘://’ + ‘widgets.rewardstyle.com’ + ‘/js/lookbook.js’;d.body.appendChild(e);}if(typeof(window.__lookbook)…

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I’m crazy about these LOVE cuffs by Bella Madre.  Not only are they darling but 10% of the proceeds goes to MD Anderson Cancer Center  for cancer research.  They are perfect for a valentine or as a little treat for yourself!   The perfect little every day black dress. Nothing romantic about it but I’m thinking…

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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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If you show me cooler Halloween Lollipops than these spooky eyes above, then I’ll…well, I don’t know what I will do but it will be amazing. 😉 I had an amazing week in Charleston with Justin carting this around everywhere we went.  More about our Charleston picks coming soon! A wrap to match my One Room…

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Even though my Rimowa carry-on roll-a-board seems bottomless, I try really hard to make co-ordinated plans when packing. I can’t stand having to check a bag!  Here is what I’m planning to take to Charleston!  I’m obsessed with my new monogrammed Elisabetta Slouch from Mark and Graham – Love it!  It holds everything!  I’ll throw this sparkly…

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There is a lot of fun going on in Dallas this weekend but I hope your plans include a visit to one of my Southern Living Seminars at Dillards at Northpark Center tomorrow at 11 or 2!  I’ll be sharing my favorite holiday recipes from Southern Living as well as tips for holiday gift giving…

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Can’t believe October is here! I’m crazy about these darling Mummy cookies!   Less than $4 for the tub of cookies and they are perfect for dunking in chocolate milk! Have y’all heard about Nordstrom’s new curated space for new and emerging designers? I’m obsessed!  Fashionista Friends?  You must get them one of these!  Have you…

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