Friday Favorites

February 25, 2022

It has been awhile since I have shared some of my favorite things. Highlighting new home decor and new websites I am frequenting, I am clearly ready for a spring refresh! There are some wonderful gift finds, as well as chic outfits to transition the seasons. I have included my top highlights below.

Beyond the Curb with LillieKat Rugs

February 23, 2022

I am thrilled to bring you a new Beyond the Curb home tour today. Recently, I visited Birmingham, Alabama and fell in love with the unique architecture, sophisticated interiors, and warm people. One of those fabulous residents is Kristie Stewart of LillieKat Rugs. She sells highly coveted oushak rugs from Turkey and Afghanistan, and graciously

Proprietors Guild

January 24, 2022

Over the years as The Potted Boxwood has grown on social media, I have had many a coffee and drinks date talking with businesses, architects, designers, relators, and landscape architects about how to effectively market on social media. There is no simple formula that guarantees success, but over the past eight years I have learned

Why Not Wallpaper?

January 7, 2022

Wallpaper isn’t going anywhere. It can add beautiful texture in any room with grasscloth, a pop of bold pattern in small spaces, and an intriguing focal point in dining rooms, hallways, and beyond. I have rounded up some of my very favorite wallpapers with all of you.

Affordable Home Finds

December 31, 2021

I recently did a Q&A with my instagram audience and many of them asked for chic looks for less. I have truly been impressed with the quality coming from Walmart. Gold bamboo picture frames, high-quality faux topiaries, blue & white ginger jars, caned bed frames, and sleek desks…all at affordable prices.

Beyond the Curb with Cathy Kincaid

December 22, 2021

It is a true Christmas treat and a major personal privilege to bring you a Beyond the Curb home tour of renown interior designer Cathy Kincaid. Cathy’s lovely 1918 Dallas home is every bit as charming and thoughtfully designed as you would expect it to be. With a masterful eye, Cathy uses pattern in perfect

Beyond the Christmas Curb with Navy Blooms

December 13, 2021

I am so excited to bring you a very colorful and festive Christmas tour. Keely Vendig of Navy Blooms spends most of November and December decking her clients’ homes for the holidays. She has all the tricks to make trees, garlands, and tabletops wow worthy for Christmas. In this tour, she even shows us an

ABPA Christmas Home Tour

December 11, 2021

I was incredibly thrilled to be the digital media sponsor of the ABPA Home Tour here in Dallas this year. There were four beautiful homes that were included in tour, and I am so excited to share two of them with you all today.

Beyond the Preservation with Meredith Ferrell

December 7, 2021

I have been speaking up on my social media platforms about the lack of preservation around Dallas, and many have commented that it is happening  in other cities as well. So often, it is hard for young families to envision how you can make a historic home relevant for a modern lifestyle. I am thrilled

Gift Giving: Coffee Table Books

November 29, 2021

When trying to figure out a good gift that everyone enjoys, I always go back to beautiful coffee table books. So many of my friends are always asking for great recommendations.