This is a quick little post about when I sat down with Sally Truitt, a local designer, whose taste I admire. I asked Sally to pick a few things to liven up our homes ushering in warm breezes and leaving winter behind. I love her ideas and here they are: Roll up your wool rugs
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Last Sunday I had one near perfect afternoon. My friend Hunt Slonem (extraordinary New York artist) was in town and we decided to explore the antique stores of Columbia and Franklin. There is nothing better in this world than antiquing with someone that loves the art of the find. As we wandered the aisles and pondered the china,
I first read about these seashells in Real Simple a year and a half ago. They struck a cord with me. Now, I’m on the prowl for the perfect wedding present for my dear cousin, Samantha. She is the only other girl cousin I have on my Mom’s side, so we have always had a
I’ve been looking for a lamp. I’ve looked at all price points and I just couldn’t find what I was envisioning. I wanted something that would work with my combination of antiques, modern art, and comfy furniture. Nothing to distract from my warm colored walls. You’ll never guess where I found this gem: WORLD MARKET.
The first time I met Caye Sturtridge of Jalan Jalan, I was immediately struck by her beauty and sense of style: sort of international diva meets girl next door. Then, I went to one of the openings for Jalan-Jalan. Such openings occur a couple of times a year when a container arrives, from Indonesia, filled with antique furniture, textiles and
*note, this interview was done when Joe Smith was the owner of Ilex. He has since passed away and the shop has changed ownership and now resides on 8th Ave. Ilex’s information can now be found here: Ilex for Flowers. Occupation / Type of Work: Floral Designer, Event Planner, and Visionary Extraordinaire Joe, can you give
I love the beauty of branches in Wintertime The starkness holds it own special beauty that the leaves of summer hide. When I pull down my last Christmas decoration, I see my house with the same view as that stark branch…and I love it. I don’t want clutter now. I want to see the bones
I have always liked pottery, but my Mississippi friends showed me why I needed to love pottery. So, while this entry is about Tennessee pottery, the road that took me here was through a town called Merigold, MS. This is where McCarty pottery is found. It, along with Peters Pottery from Mound Bayou, MS, line