decor, style

artist Sally King Benedict  - photo credit: Ben Gately Williams An artist’s pieces at the top of my wish list are those of Sally King Benedict. Benedict was recently featured in the Summer 2014 issue of Domino magazine. If you haven’t picked this issue up, be sure and do so!  I asked the Atlanta based… Read more »

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“Our clothes have been described by the Sunday Times as ‘just the right side of fancy dress – when wearing Cabbages & Roses I feel as if I am in a film, A Room With A View or Alice in Wonderland’.    I think this sums us up pretty well!” – Christina Strutt photo: Katy Lawrence When I interviewed… Read more »

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  I can’t get enough of the designs from CakeWalk Bake Shop. Owner and cake designer Emily Allen‘s work is pure genius.  Whimsical and lovely, each one of her designs is different – from naked cakes, to donuts, macarons, and more, each piece is a work of art.  She often works closely with local flower… Read more »

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  I’m in LOVE with these photos of fashion designer Katie Ermilio’s studio shared by Harper’s Bazaar. How amazing are the Bunny Williams lamps? Read more here. Her studio was styled by CeCe Thompson at Bunny Williams.        

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Château de la Goujeonnerie, Vendée, France   Today, I came across these gorgeous images of a modernized French chateau.  London based “Stefan Karlson, Hassan Abdullah and Michel Lasserre met in the early 1990s and went on to launch an antique store (Maison Trois Garcons), a successful restaurant (Les Trois Garcons), a hot London bar (Loungelover) and… Read more »

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I’m so excited to feature one of my favorite design and decor companies on the blog today, Julia B.! Julia B. has a fresh and whimsical style – the perfect mix of both classic and contemporary design. Nonsense & Sensibility caught up with Julia B. founder, Julia Berger, to ask her about her favorite gift… Read more »

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  Here are a few new and noteworthy coffee table books you don’t want to miss when it comes to holiday gift giving!  For the fashion and home decor lover, don’t miss Beyond Chic: Great Fashion Designers at Home by Ivan Terestchenko from Vendome. Photographer Ivan Terestchenko traveled the globe to capture the homes of fashion designers… Read more »

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  Happy Halloween! I have some BEAUTIFUL images to share with you on the blog today from a recent visit to the gorgeous home of Mrs. Julia Lake. Julia was busy preparing for a Julia Lake Parties fall harvest dinner party she was decorating in the Catskills for a client.  Julia spent the day painting… Read more »

decor, style, whimsy

After featuring a previous interview last year, I was thrilled to catch up with Alexis Traina of Swanson Vineyards about Modern House Wines which have recently launched to be sold (only) at Target stores across the country.  I hope you enjoy this Q&A with Alexis about one of her latest new adventures and learn more… Read more »