Timeless interiors

Timeless Interiors with Deborah Hastings

Phyllis Inspiration 6 Comments

Timeless interiors evolve around key furnishings that anchor the room—allowing colors, fabrics, and accessories to create visual interest that can easily and affordably be changed with the seasons or trends. With 35 years of experience designing well-appointed homes, design expert Deborah Hastings shares her favorite style secrets to achieving good design that can be applied to any home on any …

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Unique Winter Centerpiece Idea

Phyllis Décor 7 Comments

Although we’re all dreaming of warmer weather, it seems most of the country is still stuck in the bitter cold—even the South, where I live. Right now I’d love to be hosting an event in the garden, but with temperatures below freezing we’d better stay inside. A friend and wonderful event decorator, Edna Ross, recently planned an event with the …


An Icy Table Setting for Winter

Phyllis Décor 15 Comments

Capture the heavenly hush of fresh fallen snow with a tablescape from the January/February issue of Southern Lady that’s draped in lovely layers reminiscent of winter. Once the jubilation of a new year settles, take note of the season’s quieter side for table inspiration. Dress up a simple duo of blue and beige runners with an overlay of heirloom doilies …