Wedding Wednesday: Taking Donations

For those of you who already have a fully stocked kitchen and don’t have the need {or the space} for another toaster or set of china, you may want to consider a honeymoon registry.  This alternative to the traditional wedding … Continue reading

Room of the Week: Curling Up

Because all I seem to want to do these days is curl up with a good book!  I would happily do just that in this room.   Happy reading!

Wedding Wednesday: Everthing’s Coming Up Pumpkins

It’s that time of year when I can’t seem to get enough pumpkin — from pumpkin spice lattes to pumpkin scented candles, there’s something soothing about this gourd that makes this gal feel like Fall. And when it comes to … Continue reading

Wedding Wednesday: Bixby & Ball Wedding {Annika + Jordan}

Ever since Annika & Jordan’s wedding day last month, I’ve been eagerly awaiting the photographs to relish and share with you!  If I had to pick one word to describe their wedding it would be classic.  From the quintessential venue … Continue reading

My Uncle George

In the 1970′s and 1980′s, my uncle, George Clarkson, was amongst, as author of New York Interior Design 1935-1985 and professor, Judith Gura, said “one of the brightest stars of the interior design world.” I knew him as the uncle … Continue reading

Room of the Week: Cozy and Bright

Here’s another cozy fireplace for this week’s Room of the Week.  We’re headed into full Winter weather and I can’t think of a better combination than a fireplace and an all white room.  Tricia Foley has perfected the look of … Continue reading

Wedding Wednesday: Top 10 Reasons to Hire a Wedding Planner

Summer may be wedding season, but what about the engagement season that precedes?  December is the most popular month to propose and with the 1st just a few weeks away, you can be sure there are lots of nervous guys … Continue reading

Fall Uniform

If I could only wear one outfit all season, this would be it. Image via Charm Home Design

Room of the Week: Warm & Cozy

I don’t know what kind of weather the rest of the country is having right now, but in San Diego we’re having some crazy, gusty rain!  Fittingly, this room is warm and cozy and makes me want to curl up … Continue reading

Wedding Wednesday: Bejeweled My Heart

From runways to aisleways, jewel tones are dazzling us this Fall season.  To vamp up the vibrancy of your wedding day, choose sapphire blues, emerald greens, ruby reds, amethyst purples and rich golds.  These sophisticated hues are sure to add … Continue reading