Getting Your Home Ready for Spring – My Fabric Picks for Decorative Pillows

I hope you had a lovely holiday weekend. It’s still a little chilly here in Rome but I know better than to complain about it.  Our weather is almost tropical compared to some parts of the States. Growing up in NY/NJ I looked forward to saying, “peace out” to winter and getting ready for spring.  … Continue reading Getting Your Home Ready for Spring – My Fabric Picks for Decorative Pillows

Stylish Simplicity – Como Glasses – Paola Navone for Crate & Barrel

I’ve written before regarding how much I adore the collection Italian architect/furniture and interior designer Paola Navone has created exclusively for the American store Crate & Barrel. Her new collection is out.  My siblings were kind enough to give me a gift certificate to Crate & Barrel and I had to get these glasses. Now … Continue reading Stylish Simplicity – Como Glasses – Paola Navone for Crate & Barrel

Weekend Inspiration – Tulips – Park Avenue, New York City

I can tell Spring is really here despite the cold (actually freezing) mornings and the rain. My allergies are on a different level this year.  I do not approve. It’s Easter weekend.  When I was very young this meant a new Easter outfit.  We’re talking the full enchilada – dress, shoes, gloves, and a HAT!!!  … Continue reading Weekend Inspiration – Tulips – Park Avenue, New York City