Charming Friends and Antiques

Charming Friends and Antiques

My fellow Charleston Symphony Orchestra League Show House Designer, Terry Stephenson, is the owner of a charming little antique shop on Upper King. I stopped by with CSOL designer, Lauren Messina, and enjoyed seeing some of the treasures she’s discovered while...
Susan Sully Book Signing

Susan Sully Book Signing

It was fun to relax with my CSOL design cohorts, Bobbi Engleby (Domain Interiors & Design) and Terry Stephenson (Juxtaposition) at the Charleston Library Society Lecture and Book Signing event May 5th. Author Susan Sully introduced her latest edition, Past...
Around Town

Around Town

June in Charleston means heat! I stepped out anyway, taking a much needed break from long projects. These were some of the open house events I attended. . . The newly refurbished Mills House courtyard was the first stop, where I caught up with Kim Conger of Loud Mouse...
A City in Mourning

A City in Mourning

AFI, like the rest of Charleston, mourns the loss of nine beautiful souls who took in a stranger. They are the picture of what we, as a company, strive to achieve for our clients- a welcome place to be received. I am grateful for who they were, and the picture they...
Ikat Stripe Wallpaper

Ikat Stripe Wallpaper

This “Ikat Stripe” Thibaut wallpaper is from the Fairfax Collection.  Ikat, by definition, refers to the process of tie-dying individual pieces of yarn before it is woven into a fabric.  Take a look at these photos of Ikat wallpaper, courtesy of Thibaut...
Holiday Gift Wrapping

Holiday Gift Wrapping

Get inspired to use unique wrapping for all of your holiday gifts!  We used teal embellished foil papers with silky silver and gold ribbon for these Christmas treasures.  Adding some pearlized grapes and glittered  greenery completes the look.  Taking the time to add...