brilliant: flower show tickets

Have you been to the Philadelphia Flower Show yet?  It is the largest in the country, actually the world, I think.  Every year it is more brilliant than the last.  But this year, it really is Brilliant.  That is the theme. I will be instagramming my way around the convention center this evening taking in all of the English-themed delights.  I’ll also be paying special attention to the Designer’s Studio as well as the area around it. Surrounding the Designer’s Studio seating area are themed pods.  The themes are Personality, Heirloom, Eco Chic, Neo-Tropic and Enchanted.  Floral designers have translated … Continue reading brilliant: flower show tickets

guess who’s coming to town

Yes, yes Santa Claus is coming to town! But just a few days prior to Santa’s arrival we’ll be receiving a visit from…drum roll… Miss Mustard Seed! Marian Parsons will be joining us at our Brick & Mortar shop for a book signing on Saturday, December 22nd from 1-3 pm. Have you read Marian’s new book yet?  Inspired You is filled with tons of gorgeous images, plenty of DIY tutorials and encouragement on how to create a warm home on a budget. I read this book cover to cover by flashlight when our power was out during the hurricane.  I … Continue reading guess who’s coming to town

freud and antiques at the arden theatre

Good morning!  For the last couple of years, I have been on a committee for “The Scene” at Arden Theatre in the old city section of Philadelphia.  “The Scene” is an event where professionals get together for an hour of networking, mingling, cocktails and hors d’oeuvres before select performances at a reduced ticket price.  The party continues with the cast at a local hotspot. It is really a great time and I’ve decided to share this little extra curricular of mine today because I thought you may have an interest in the current production. Plus, I’m giving away a FREE … Continue reading freud and antiques at the arden theatre