Category: News & Happenings

You, Me and Some Life Updates

I have a few (actually, many) thoughts and updates for you today. Over the past seven years of blogging, I’ve thought a lot about you, the audience and the content here on FTRB. At first it was easy. There was no audience! So I was just putting ideas out there about how to make my new house […]

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So My House Is Going to Be Published…..

I finally have some news to share with you today about the publication of my house! 1) It is going to be published in Atlanta Magazine’s HOME; 2) It will most likely be this fall; and 3) I am elated! If you aren’t familiar with HOME, first of all, it’s a print magazine (hooray!) and since relaunching last spring, it has […]

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New Year, New Look & New News

Hello, my friends! Happy belated new year! I didn’t intend to be away so long but….. I got an early Christmas gift in the form of a pre-holiday holiday to Sri Lanka. I’ve been fascinated with its history, tea culture, stunning scenery and colonial cities and architecture for ages so it was a dream to […]

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Anthology Magazine

Good morning, friends, I wanted to let you know that the fall 2015 (and final) issue of Anthology magazine is out and it is wonderful. Truly. Remember how excited I was when it debuted five years ago? A few months ago, I was asked to contribute to the Screen Play feature so I’m very proud to be a part of this last […]

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An Explanation/Some Exciting News

(Dining Room) Hi, there, I feel like this post has been a long time coming. You may have been wondering what the hell is going on around FTRB lately, why I haven’t shown you any of the projects I’ve been working on, if I fell off of the face of the earth, just got flaky or what. […]

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Designer Stock Exchange This Weekend

*You may have received an unfinished post yesterday via email or your reader. That was due to a scheduling mishap. Sorry!* Oh, you should have seen my house the past week, guys. I say you should have but I’m not actually going to show you any photos because you would be horrified. I turned it […]

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2013/2014 + Five-Year Blogiversary

(Some of my favorite decor moments of 2013.) Happy 2014! I hope you all had a good holiday. It’s a new year which means FTRB is also another year older. It seems impossible that I published my very first post exactly five years ago! Where does the time go?? FTRB went through some major changes in […]

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Home for the Holidays Showhouse + FTRB in Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles

If you follow FTRB on Facebook or Twitter, you have been getting some peeks into the Home for the Holidays Designer Showhouse I had the chance to preview last week. The house has been beautifully decked out by some talented designers and really got me in the Christmas spirit. I bet it’ll do the same for you. […]

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