Phoebe Howard is all about graceful, welcoming style, pink light bulbs (“they flatter everyone”), and a simple but effective mantra: “Keep it pretty.” Guided by a discerning eye and a passion for antiques, she scours the world for interesting and beautiful objects, combining old items with new for a timeless look that will never look dated. In addition to her popular blog, Mrs. Howard Personal Shopper, Phoebe recently published her first book, The Joy of Decorating: Southern Style with Mrs. Howard (Abrams).
Cherry bureau plate with three drawers, tapered legs,
and brass hardware, circa 1820.Family-owned Ralf’s Antiques has been operating from the same Los Angeles location for more than 30 years. Having launched with a modest inventory of mainly English and French ...
Four-drawer bureau with fold-down front.Phoebe Howard has a
knack for graceful, welcoming style, and believes every home should have comfortable seating and a wood-burning fireplace. Guided by her discerning eye and a passion for antiques, she scours the world for ...
This desk is crafted of durable, eco-friendly mango
wood with gleaming nickel drawer pulls. An antiqued seafoam finish gives it the feel of a vintage find and adds a soft hint of color. Multiple drawers make it easy to store ...