Twice a year, I and 80,000 other retailers make the pilgrimage to High Point, N.C., for the High Point Market, which, in my opinion, is the best in the world. This Mecca of the home furnishings industry, with its 10 million square feet of showroom space and 2,000 exhibitors, is one of the best sources [...]


Take a long, hard look at your home’s main living spaces. Are they looking a bit stale? Do they really reflect you, your passions, interests and style? If your answer is no, it’s time to make some changes. Thankfully, upgrading the look of a room doesn’t mean you have to completely redecorate. In fact, it’s [...]

I’m definitely not an outdoorsy kind of girl. You will never catch me hiking in the wilds, cooking over a campfire or sleeping under the stars. No, my idea of spending time with Mother Nature is reclining in a comfy chair in my garden. Unfortunately, I live in a climate where the garden is asleep [...]


Every time a new shipment of home accents arrives at the stores, the Nell Hill’s staff and I get giddy. As much as we’d like to, we can’t take home everything we fall in love with at Nell Hill’s. But, we still manage to fill our fair share of shopping bags with treasures we can’t [...]