Setting a table for any event can feel like a daunting task. Even more frustrating is finding uniquely beautiful dinnerware to elevate your everyday table. That is where The Petite Party comes in! If you are in the DFW area, the founder of The Petite Party, Ally, can create an ideal tablescape for any gathering big or small. If you aren’t local, not to worry! You can shop her chicly curated dinnerware collection. Everything from plates to placemats, and vases to candlesticks.
What I love the most about the Chic Peek tours is that you get to see the resourcefulness and tasteful eye of very talented individuals who are not technically designers. Isn’t that most of us? So, when Austin Fryer reached out sharing a Chic Peek of her home around Christmas, I just knew we needed to step inside!Continue reading “Chic Peek Tour: Austin Fryer”
Despite all the downsides to the widespread presence of social media these days, I am thankful for all the good I get to see from the community The Potted Boxwood has created on Instagram. This is a community of people who love timelessly chic design and beautiful things, and I love getting to personally engage with every follower and reader that reaches out. So when Courtney Petit invited me over to take a look at her home designed by Shelley Johnstone, I was curious to take a peek. I was so glad when I did, and I think you will be, too! The result is a Beyond The Curb tour not to be missed, a true gem.Continue reading “Beyond The Curb: Home of Courtney Petit by Shelley Johnstone”
What is one thing that Houston has that Dallas does not? Ann Wolf. In fact, I feel confident in saying that Ann Wolf is one of the greatest living designers of our time. Big statement, I know. Once you see this tour, I think you will agree with me. Her home is a magnificent statement of impeccable and timeless American architecture. The interiors are carefully crafted, yet comfortable and graciously inviting. Ann’s sophisticated collections will leave you in awe and her knowledge of antiques and design is unparalleled.Continue reading “Beyond The Curb: Ann Wolf Interior Decoration”
One of the requests I get asked the most is for chic finds on a budget. So, I thought I would take us on a Friday Finds journey where you can find beautiful, timeless pieces at an affordable price point. Be prepared to be shocked and awed. Everything you are about to see below is from Walmart. I can hardy believe it myself.Continue reading “Friday Finds: Walmart Edition”
I am so pleased to share with you the home of Alli Eagan, known as @francophiledallas on instagram. Alli creates a home of classic warmth full of timeless treasures and her beloved needlepoint. Much like Alli, this tour was the epitome of the Christmas spirit- gracious, inviting, and traditionally cozy.Continue reading “Chic Peek Tour: Francophile Dallas”