What I’ve been up to in the Hamptons this week.


Interior designers and Game Of Thrones seem to go hand-in-hand, thanks to the show’s high drama and incredible set design. Check out how I styled my mythical paraphernalia, on Elle Decor.


Imagine if all your favorite bloggers, designers, and creatives opened exclusive shopping boutiques, selling exclusive one-of-a-kind, hand-made items. Sound appealing?


This is a sponsored post in collaboration with Thos. Moser. Founded in 1972 by Tom Moser, Thos. Moser is recognized as one of the world’s foremost designers and builders of solid wood furniture, hand-crafted in Maine and guaranteed to last a lifetime.

I’m happy to be one of the eight interior designers headed to Maine tomorrow with Thos. Moser, Wednesday-Friday November 6-8. For this inaugural event,

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I’m thrilled to be a tastemaker/ blogger ambassador for the New York Design Center‘s 5th annual What’s New What’s Next event on Thursday September 19th.

And you’re invited. Please join the New York Design Center, Dering Hall, me, and the entire design industry, to celebrate What’s New and What’s Next in ideas, design, materials, and products. Events will include: thousands of new product introductions,

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Bermuda

Bermuda (in full: The Islands of Bermuda, also referred to as the Bermudas or the Somers Isles) is a beautiful nation of six principal islands linked by bridges and 120 other islands scattered around the perimeter of the principals.  I’ve rounded up 10 things I’m sure you don’t know about this country – let me know in a comment below how many of these fun facts are new to you!


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In November, Live The Life You Dream About will be a wee two years old. A little youngster by any metric, including that of the blog world, with its older and wiser 7, 8, and even 9-year-old blogs and their respective bloggers to learn from.

Meeting and learning from veteran bloggers is of course one of the million things I love about penning this blog. A lifelong student of every area of my interests,

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Home to over 120 showrooms and representing over 3,000 manufacturers, for over 45 years The Decoration & Design (D&D) Building has been renown as the Western Hemisphere’s premier design center and a destination for designers around the world. Every Spring the Building presents its annual Spring Market day in New York, held this year two days ago on Wednesday May 15th. For market, all eighteen floors of the building were filled with events showcasing new products and highlighting designers and their expertise.

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DD Building Spring Market 2013

Home to over 120 showrooms and representing over 3,000 manufacturers, for over 45 years The Decoration & Design (D&D) Building has been renown as the Western Hemisphere’s premier design center and a destination for designers around the world.

Every Spring the Building presents its annual Spring Market day in New York, and today is the day! Today all eighteen floors of the building are filled with events showcasing new products and highlighting designers and their expertise.

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I’m happy to be included in Stylesson’s Fabulous Friday roundup this morning!  Founded by Marcy Michaud, and coined on the merging of “style” + “lesson”, Stylesson “highlight[s] design blogs. The gorgeous photos, the stories, and creativity… [a]nd the honest posts, the things that didn’t work, and the humor…”  Stylesson features Marcy’s comprehensive design blog directory, and her posts curate the best design blog content and the creative minds behind the content.

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