Holiday Decor and Gifts~Week Two

Thanksgiving Table

It is time to start thinking about your Thanksgiving Table! Today there are so many beautiful ways to make your table feel warm and welcoming. Here are some items that I think would make wonderful additions to your holiday table. … Continue reading

Hello Labor Day (well almost)!

Summer Fall Landscape Holiday

The one thing I absolutely LOVE about living in New Jersey is that I get to appreciate all four seasons! By this time of year, I am excited for the last round at the beach and the pool. There is … Continue reading

Singeries aka Monkey Mischief!

singerie, monkey, huet chateau de chantilly, france

Typically seen on the walls of decoratively painted rooms, Singeries featured monkeys aping humans, dressed in ornate costumes and performing human tasks. Today, you can also find Singeries on tapestries, fabrics, wallpapers and painted on furniture. With its whimsical design, these … Continue reading

Silver in Spring Is a Lovely Thing!

sea octopus table decor

I always look forward to the fall and winter months because there are so many wonderful holidays to celebrate! From home decor to table settings for parties, you can really have fun and be creative with each theme! So why, … Continue reading

New from Oscar de la Renta, and just in time for Spring!

“sweet spring is your
time is my time is our
time for springtime is lovetime
and viva sweet love”
e.e. cummings

Today I stepped outside and was greeted by the ever-missed feeling of spring in the air. It’s been a long winter, at least here on the east coast, and any inkling of warmer weather and the return of life is inspiring and refreshing.

Oscar de la Renta’s Dot and Dash table setting gives just that feeling. This elegant, yet casually chic collection is the perfect way to welcome spring into your home. The beautiful blue and white of the dishes is paired perfectly with freshly picked spring wildflowers, or perhaps an arrangement of white daffodils and forget-me-nots from the garden. If there is one thing that this time of year brings, it is a much needed return of color to the world.