Residential Category

Friday 22 August, 2014

Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival

This year marks the fourth annual Food & Wine Festival taking place here in Los Angeles. Events kick off now and through the weekend. I am looking forward to attending some of the city wide events over the next few days including a champagne and caviar event rooftop at the chic L’Ermitage Hotel in Beverly [...]

Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Trendspotting in Spain..Aged objects become modern art!

For the second year in a row, I am honored to be selected- along with four amazing design colleagues from New York, Atlanta, Sacramento and Austin- as one of Silestone’s “Trendspotters”. The whole gang킠was blessed with the opportunity to be whisked off to Spain for an adventurous week. Nothing like being immersed in a vibrant [...]

Saturday 16 August, 2014

Faith & Flower Restaurant LA

Back in June, I attended a breakfast event with Panasonic in conjunction with the Dwell on Design event taking place in Los Angeles. Our breakfast was hosted at the fabulous downtown LA restaurant, Faith & Flower, designed by AVRO | KO. I was taken by the interiors and photographed the space. For a full view, [...]

Saturday 16 August, 2014

Past Meets Present

킠Twice a year, I head to High Point Market in North Carolina along with two partners in design from my office. 킠High Point 킠is the킠largest furnishings industry trade show in the world which attracts more than 75,000 people every six months. Anyone and everyone in the interior design, furniture and accessories world can be found [...]

Sunday 10 August, 2014

Peachy Keen!

I love, love, love COLORSo when Peachy Magazine recently asked me to select my fave finds in home decor all focused in one color, of course my answer to was an immediate “YES!!!”

Wednesday 06 August, 2014

Add an Element of Good Luck to your Room

  Happiness, longevity, good luck, success, strength, pride, and honor. Those are just a few of the symbolic meanings of elephants. In many cultures, the elephant is considered a sacred animal. In others, it is regarded as the most wondrous creature ever created and is greatly admired.킠Many have come to use elephants in their homes [...]

Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Pixelated Prints!

We recently had some of our favorite vendors visit our Buckingham Interiors + Design showroom to share with us all the latest and greatest in fabric line introductions. One trend I continued to see in textiles was pixelated prints! Who knew-! Have y’all seen any lately- Whether a large pixelated pattern, or a pixelated solid [...]

Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Beachfront Beauties

Sea salty air, the warm sun, palm trees swaying in the breeze, sand between your toes, waves crashing…… ahhh the beach! 킠Is there any better place to be during the summer months- 킠The coast has always been one of my most favorite places, weather it be the Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantic, the Pacific, or [...]

Wednesday 23 July, 2014

i hear with my eyes….

Currently at my Buckingham Interiors + Design Studio in Chicago, I am thrilled to be displaying the photographic work of my talented and dear friend Chicago-based photographer,킠Maggie Meiners. On display through mid-June are works from her series “i hear with my eyes”. You just have to see her pieces up close and personal in order [...]

Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Picture Perfect Party-time! Book-signing Event!

With the warm summatime weather soon approaching (We Chicagoans hope at least!!), I am looking forward to all of the outside entertaining and parties! For ideas on throwing the perfect party, there is no better person to turn to than design guru Annette Joseph! A nationally recognized photo stylist/producer, Annette often appears on The Today [...]