Posts By: hillary

The Woman Cave

February 23, 2016
We’ve all heard of the elusive “Man Cave” and the things it entails: cigars, game tables, and too much leather. But what about us ladies? Do we get to have a space of our own (aside from our closets, of course!)? As someone who loves entertaining and having my ... READ MORE >

Holiday Wrapping with Style

November 5, 2015
In order to have a beautifully curated holiday one must find the perfect gift wrapping. A thoughtful and well sourced gift must be wrapped with a high level of care. Choose a color scheme to which you would like to follow. Find various options for wrapping paper, ribbon, and g... READ MORE >

My Colorful Napa Dinner Party

April 9, 2014
It’s no secret I love to entertain…so I was beyond excited when my dear friends, Annie & Benton, launched Set Sip Serve – a website designed for the hostess-with-the-mostess! It offers everything from tips on arranging beautiful tablescapes to delicious recipes you can ... READ MORE >

Vibrant California Cottage: Before & After

March 5, 2014
When my dear pal Ali Pincus of One Kings Lane approached me about designing her little sister’s brand new Beverly Hills home over a year ago I naturally jumped at the opportunity. But I jumped even HIGHER after seeing the space in person! With it’s darling Nantucket s... READ MORE >

Hurry Down the Chimney Tonight!

December 20, 2013
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Who doesn’t LOVE the holidays? Sure they can be a tad stressful but in the end it’s all about spending time with family, relaxing, and of course decking the halls with all sorts of festive decor. One of my favorite parts... READ MORE >

Traditional Home Napa Valley Showhouse REVEAL!

October 28, 2013
We couldn’t say “YES” fast enough when Traditional Home asked us to design a room for their Napa Valley Showhouse this year. Located at Charles Krug, which happens to be the oldest winery in the area, we took on the task of designing the front sitting room in Pe... READ MORE >

Laundry by Design: Before & After!

September 12, 2013
Remember the “Laundry by Design” Pinterest contest we recently co-hosted with the Good Home Company? Well, the lucky winner, Stacy, turned out to be perhaps one of our favorite “clients” so far! Stacy lives in Texas and even has her very own design blog (w... READ MORE >

Before & After: Washington D.C. Townhouse

July 18, 2013
Do you recall the 1960’s Washington D.C. townhouse I designed with Jeff Lincoln that was featured in House Beautiful last year? I recently stumbled on some of the “before” pics while purging files on my computer and was reminded what a transformation that was! W... READ MORE >

My Go-To Hues

July 1, 2013
As a decorator, one thing I’m always getting asked is “What color is that?”. I hate to disappoint but I am not a walking paint fan (although that would be pretty snazzy!), and I don’t always have my Benjamin Moore sku numbers memorized to spew off at the d... READ MORE >

“Laundry By Design” Pinterest Contest!

June 26, 2013
I’m going to go out on a limb here and guess that doing laundry is probably not on your list of favorite things to do. Between the unsightly stains on your kids’ clothes, the toxic smell of bleach, and the constant debate of “hot” or “cold”,  ... READ MORE >