L’Objet and Fortuny

If you saw my post on designer Dan Marty yesterday then you will be aware of the magazine tearing/sorting/stashing that is going on here OPP.   This caught my eye in an Architectural Digest: L'Objet's Fortuny -Inspired Collection... Mario Fortuny, a Spaniard, adopted Venice as his home where he … [Read more...]

A Ninetieth Birthday Celebration

I took a little road trip to Louisville, MS, yesterday to celebrate an aunt's ninetieth birthday.  Her very talented son lives there with her and takes such good care of her and their home place.  I am convinced that he can do anything and you will soon agree! such a pretty place... a cousin to … [Read more...]

A Bridal Luncheon

Well dear readers, for those of you in the know about recent goings on OPP,  I hope you enjoy a recap of the bridal luncheon held here last Friday. Any of you who know me are aware of my love for paper, ribbons, wrappings and trimmings.  I love the way an invitation sets the tone for a party and I … [Read more...]

Peacock Mania

Is is just me or are peacocks showing up everywhere out there? Maybe it was my encounter with Isaac Ross down at Prospect Hill Plantation that started me noticing the fanciful peacock popping up everywhere... after all... he did put on quite a show... or perhaps it was my becoming enamored … [Read more...]

Tablescape Thursday

Sharing this post at Between Naps on the Porch for Tablescape Thursday!  Check out lots of great ideas for your table settings over there. I recently hosted a dinner for my brother's birthday and had a lot of fun designing the tablescape.  Since it was the weekend before Fat Tuesday I decided to … [Read more...]

Blue and White Bash

I thought it would be fun today to link up to The Blue and White Bash over at The Pink Pagoda, a blog that I always enjoy reading.  Click on the link and browse through some blue and white beauty on this Monday! Over here On Pinehurst Place things tend to be more green, yellow and red than blue and … [Read more...]

Fleaing On Friday At Zoubir Tabout Antiques

I stopped in Zoubir Tabout Antiques this week for a little antique fix and was not disappointed.  I met Zoubir last year right before taking a trip to New Orleans and very soon discovered a connection.  While in NOLA I visited a favorite shop, Lucullus, and in talking with the shopkeeper found out … [Read more...]

Winter Inspiration From Annelle Primos & Associates

One of my favorite shops for any inspiration is Annelle Primos & Associates in Highland Village here in Jackson. After spotting a lone Santa Claus lurking around here On Pinehurst Place this morning I decided that some winter inspiration was definitely needed so I headed directly over to … [Read more...]


Shax Riegler's book Dish: 813 colorful, wonderful dinner plates is a treasure trove of delightful dinner plates. Running the gamut from ancient times to modern, Tiffany to Picasso, Minton to Noritake,  the book is organized by themes and contains large beautiful photographs by Robert Bean. The … [Read more...]