Recent Press: House Beautiful and Greenwich Magazine

Recent Press: House Beautiful and Greenwich Magazine
We’ve had some recent press! House Beautiful Magazine featured one of our fabulous wastebaskets in the November 2014 issue. They are selling like hot cakes, so order one before they sell out!   Here it is: We love the crisp, geometric design, pretty colors and gilded edge of this wastebasket.  It retails for $69.  Buy it here. I ...
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Transitional Dining Rooms We Love

Transitional Dining Rooms We Love
I was talking with a friend’s mother recently about how home trends have changed over the years.  She was noting that when she was a mother with a young family decorating her home, traditional wood furniture was all the rage.  Every well appointed home had a beautiful mahogany dining table complete with Chippendale, Queen Anne or similar ...
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Things to Watch, Read, Wear, Listen and Enjoy!

Things to Watch, Read, Wear, Listen and Enjoy!
Spring is almost here!  We can hear the birds singing in Greenwich today!  Wohoo! This is an exciting development! WATCH! GOT BOYS?  Check out this film screening and book: If you are a mother of a son (as I am), you may be interested in attending a local screening in your community of the film The Mask You Live In.  It was an Official ...
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Lighting Inspiration: Playful Lighting Fixtures

Lighting Inspiration: Playful Lighting Fixtures
It’s fun to see so many of the lighting fixtures I carry on my retail site at The Well Appointed House being used across the country by designers and homeowners alike – some even featured in the shelter magazines.  Here are a fun fun ones that I thought I would share: I love seeing the Tole Tent Lanterns painted in custom colors. ...
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Lamps to Fawn Over!

Lamps to Fawn Over!
These lamps are spectacular!  They’ve got gorgeous scale and proportion and won’t stay in stock long!  The shape is just right for a living room, family room or guest bedroom.  We love them!  Click the images below for more information.
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Fun Accessories for Spring

Fun Accessories for Spring
I have a few fun trips coming up and have been looking for some little things to add some color to my wardrobe!   I was just bookmarking some ideas and came across these bright and cheery accessories, which are sure to brighten any closet this Spring!   This bracelet immediately caught my eye! (No pun intended!)  It’s the + Susan ...
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Parenting: The Mother ‘Hood, Judgmental Mommies and Mean Moms Teaching Their Daughters to be Mean Girls

Parenting: The Mother ‘Hood, Judgmental Mommies and Mean Moms Teaching Their Daughters to be Mean Girls
As a parent of three kids living in Greenwich, I’ve seen it all over the past nine years, since I had my first child.  Parents who were way too lax (especially around pools with their little ones, that was nerve wracking!  Especially when it was my pool!), too strict, too opinionated, or their baby trumped all others in their ...
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Valentine’s Day Gifts for Her

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Her
Valentine’s Day is a week and a half away!  The possibilities for passing the love along are endless!  Here are a few cute gifts we spotted as we were perusing some of our favorite sites. (If you are reading this via email, click here so that you see the product picks!) The “LOVE” pillow is another favorite, from our sister ...
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