HEAVY METAL

It’s not a secret that I’m partial to anything gilded. Gold watches, flatware, teeth — I like them all.  And, these days, I’m loving bold doses of silver as well (hint, hint for some new Garland Collection jewels to come). I’ve … Continue reading

RHINESTONE COWGIRL

I know, I know. I have been gone way too long and I have no one to blame but myself (read: it’s all Mike’s fault. But more on that later). I can’t tell you how much I appreciate the many … Continue reading

DRESSING ROOMS

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Whether designing or curating, I often find inspiration for Garland Collection from spectacular interiors.Whether through refined and layered objects, bold and dramatic palettes or rich and decadent textures, a loved and lived in space is often a showcase for standout … Continue reading

NONE THE WORSE FOR WEAR + Surf & City Packing Lists

No matter where in the world we travel, be it Botswana or Belize, Baja or Boca, there is always one setback that I can count on and, regrettably for me, it’s not delayed flights or lost baggage. To my unbridled … Continue reading

IT’S THE THOUGHT THAT COUNTS + A GIFT GUIDE

I come from a family of indecision. There are no choices, whether life altering or seemingly inconsequential, that do not incite evaluation, pontification, or self-analysis and reflection. What color to paint the living room walls requires a jury. Family, friends, … Continue reading

BORN TO SHOP

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BORN TO SHOP Lying on my parent’s bed, my face cradled in my pudgy hands and steel blue eyes wide, I gazed up at my mother as she was putting the finishing touches on her evening’s attire, and like any … Continue reading