A Beautiful Flower Wall!

Hi Friends!! I so hope you have had a wonderful week. With Spring time in the air, of course, I think of flowers and maybe a bit of romance!!! When my oh-so-talented finish designer, Andrea, created a giant flower wall for her sister, Erin's, wedding -- I had to share! Andrea has always loved creating party props ever since her first job working for her next door neighbor, assisting her in developing fabulous centerpieces and props for glittery events.  She helps to create the same ...

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A House Redone, Part 2!

With so much to share about how Little Leslie updated her new home with Hubby Charles, this is the second part of the series. If you missed last week, catch up here to see the gorgeous dining, living and kitchen renovations! Moving from the kitchen to the breakfast and den areas, the rest of the home is just as impressive!!! Here is an after shot – so beautiful!! But... how did she get there? Here's the den, breakfast and kitchen area before! So pretty but Leslie's taste veers more ...

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Meet Our New Segreto Artists!

“Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.” –Vincent Van Gogh Famous for his technique of using dashed brushstrokes, Van Gogh used a multitude of colors to create incredible, harmonious images, and I often turn to this quote when considering interior home design. A well done home isn’t created with one fabulous couch in an unpainted room. Instead, it is the architectural details, the finishes, the light, the furniture, the accessories and the art, to name ...

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Grouping Elements to Make an Art Wall!

Grouping elements on a wall can create such an impact! Whether you use plates, photographs or DIY projects, it's the way they are hung which turns a random collection into art!!! Source It's not only the photos themselves that makes this grouping interesting but also the balanced way the black and white matting and frames were coordinated and combined. Source For a tennis fan, this is an easy, simple way to create a focal point! This homeowner found vintage rackets on Etsy, but, ...

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Signing & Shopping in Dallas

I spent the last weekend in June in Dallas. With a co-worker and a sister-in-law in tow, I road tripped to the Dallas Market Center  for one of my favorite events -- shopping at market! Goodness! It is always so overwhelming to walk in and look at the 15 floors I need to tackle!  And this is only one of the three buildings!! This year I was fortunate to be able to combine the already exciting trip with a book signing at Aidan Gray's absolutely beautiful showroom!! This is one of ...

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The Dress: Where Fashion Meets Art and Home Design

Like a little black dress and a good pair of pumps, fashion and art have always gone hand in hand. From ball gowns to wedding dresses, simple shifts to sundresses, the dress is an iconic piece of clothing that can be found in closets and art alike. Dresses were made to be both functional and fashionable, although the styles have changed drastically within the last 100 years or so.       source I just love the over sized interiors,painting in this room, ...

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Kirsten McLean–An Art Give-Away!!

I wanted to highlight one of the remarkable artist that I represent at Segreto's art gallery, Kirsten McLean!! Read at the end how to win an original!!  She is attorney, wife, mother of two, and artist.  Kirsten started painting "out of necessity" - she and her husband had moved to the San Francisco Bay Area, and like most newlyweds, were working with a small decorating budget. Originally she purchased paintings from consignment stores with the intention of just modifying them to her personal ...

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