Meet New Designer Casey Jenkins!

SummerHouse Designer Casey JenkinsSummerHouse Interior Designer Casey Jenkins is brand new to our little family up here and she's doing a great job of fitting right in!

We've loved getting to know her, so now is your turn to learn all about Casey with this little Q&A!

Q: Tell us a little about yourself! Where you're from, where you went to school, what you majored in...

A: I grew up in Brandon, MS in a home my mom designed and dad built! I attended Mississippi State University, majored in Interior Design, and was a Chi Omega! Go STATE!

Q: When did you first realize that you wanted to be an interior designer?

A: Growing up I always knew I enjoyed the idea of having my own business one day, and in fact, it took a year of classes in General Business to realize my love was Interior Design! After touring the studio I transferred and squeezed 4 years of design in 3! Absolutely love what I do!

Q: We hear you have some four-legged friends running around at your house! Tell us about them! :)

A: The divas are Millie Mae (too cool for anybody!) , Mollie Moo (we aren't even sure what she is?), and Little Bit (our main most diva)!

Q: What is your favorite thing do on a day or weekend off?

A: I absolutely LOVE to travel! Colorado last week to hit the slopes and D.C. next weekend for Ball on the Mall! When I am home, I crank up the push lawn mower and absolutely love edging my yard?! No really. Anything outdoors!

Q: What's the best movie you've seen recently?

A: Olympus Has Fallen! Gave me nightmares and I believe I was fighting off terrorists that night in my sleep. Gerald Butler was an amazing actor! Proud to be an American.

Q: Where is the coolest/best/most awesome place you've ever visited?

A: To this day, the cruise to Alaska we took as a family has remained to be one of my fondest memories. Words simply can not describe seeing enormous glaciers falling into the ocean, the wildlife, and swimming in heated pools in the middle of icey waters!

Q: In your short time here so far, have you developed any major crushes on any pieces on the showroom floor?!

A: Easy question! I am in love with Barry Dixon's antique screens displayed so beautiful! Looking forward to having him here with us May 9th!

[{ Find out more on our upcoming Barry Dixon event here! }]

Q: How would you describe your personal style as far as interiors?

A: Hard to narrow down, but generally speaking, I love layers! Depending on the client's space, I enjoy keeping things clean but cozy! Todd Prince would laugh, but I tend to over use the word "transitional".

Q: What's an interesting fact about you that your co-workers may not know about you yet?! :)

A: I did competitive swimming for 8 years and traveled most of the Southeast for weekly competitions! It taught me a lot of self discipline and time management. I love the friendships I have to this day from those interactions!

What's New { Part Two }

Happy Monday!
We hope y'all had a stellar weekend!

To brighten your day a little bit, we'll go ahead and show you Part Two of our most recent showroom update! (In case you missed Part One on Friday, take a peek real quick!)

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SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS
SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS
SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS
SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS
SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS
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SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS
SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

Don't forget that the Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams Special Order Event is going on right now, and to go alongside that, Lisa has marked down a lot of what is on the showroom floor! So come see us, sooner rather than later (before the sale is over!)

This Has Never Happened Before!

Ok friends...

This has never happened before! Marty has released a photo of our Back Door Sale ahead of time! She NEVER does this!! :)

Everything in this picture, plus MUCH MORE, will be for sale tomorrow at hugely discounted prices. Everything must go!!

SummerHouse Back Door Sale

Doors open tomorrow morning at 10, then again on Saturday at 10. And don't forget that we'll be in the old Club Express location just behing Soulshine Pizza. This is still at the Township, just in a different location from sales past!

We look forward to seeing you! Call us if you have any trouble! 601-853-4445

Behind The Scenes: Delta Magazine Photo Shoot

Yesterday, designer Elizabeth Gullett and sidekick Laurel Donahoo spent the afternoon at a photo shoot for Delta Magazine! The shoot was of a GORGEOUS master bedroom that Elizabeth designed perfectly, using soft blues, grays, and whites. Here's a peek at what you can expect in the next issue of Delta Magazine!

Master Bedroom by Elizabeth Gullett at SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

Master Bedroom by Elizabeth Gullett at SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

Master Bedroom by Elizabeth Gullett at SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

[caption id="attachment_2143" align="aligncenter" width="550"]Master Bedroom by Elizabeth Gullett at SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS Photographer Greg Campbell in action[/caption]

We can't wait to see the finished product!

Brand New Beauties

Late last week, we brought over some brand new beauties to the showroom floor.
Upholstery, case pieces, books, accessories... The works!

Have a look at some of our new favorites. There are some very cool new items that we know you'll love!

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Yes, that is a HIDE tray! How fab?!

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What items do you most love?

Killer Pillows

With the arrival of so many wonderful shipments lately, our showroom is looking extra dazzling due in large part to the many gorgeous pillows we have right now!

From dressy to casual and bold to neutral, we've got a pillow for just about any room! Take a look at a few of the favorites...

[caption id="attachment_1863" align="aligncenter" width="550"]Pillows, pillows, pillows! Pillows, pillows, pillows![/caption]

pretty pillows | SummerHouse, Ridgeland MS

pretty pillows | SummerHouse, Ridgeland MS

[caption id="attachment_1867" align="aligncenter" width="550"]pretty pillows | SummerHouse, Ridgeland MS This pillow is actually made with brown and white hide![/caption]

pretty pillows | SummerHouse, Ridgeland MS

pretty pillows | SummerHouse, Ridgeland MS

pretty pillows | SummerHouse, Ridgeland MS

pretty pillows | SummerHouse, Ridgeland MS

pretty pillows | SummerHouse, Ridgeland MS

pretty pillows | SummerHouse, Ridgeland MS

pretty pillows | SummerHouse, Ridgeland MS

pretty pillows | SummerHouse, Ridgeland MS

[caption id="attachment_1866" align="aligncenter" width="550"]pretty pillows | SummerHouse, Ridgeland MS We saved the best for last! This is the front...[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_1865" align="aligncenter" width="550"]pretty pillows | SummerHouse, Ridgeland MS ... and this is the back! How great are the butterflies and black and white?! We love![/caption]

Switching out your pillows is a really fun and less expensive way to change up the look of a room. Since our staff is full of the most talented interior designers anywhere around, let us help you spruce up your home with new pillows!

Spring Break Showroom Update!

Happy Spring Break to all of you who are getting to enjoy it!

With warmer weather on the brink, and lighter+brighter interiors on our minds, we've given the showroom a little springy boost with lots of pretty new furnishings!

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

[caption id="attachment_1758" align="aligncenter" width="550"]SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS Fierce![/caption]

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

[caption id="attachment_1764" align="aligncenter" width="550"]SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS Which way to the beach??[/caption]

Have a great Monday and be sure to check back later this week as we give you a preview of a REALLY great project two of our designers just completed!

New To The Floor Part 2

Yesterday, we started showing you a few of the beautiful new pieces on the showroom floor, but there was too much to squeeze into just one post! So here are a few more shots of our beautiful new inventory just waiting to go to a good home! (YOUR home!) ;)

[caption id="attachment_1565" align="aligncenter" width="550"]SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS How amazing is this bar cart?! We love![/caption]

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

[caption id="attachment_1554" align="aligncenter" width="550"]SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS Pretty beachy accessories make us wish for warmer weather![/caption]

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

[caption id="attachment_1550" align="aligncenter" width="550"]SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS Beautiful Brent Smith art steals the show![/caption]

[caption id="attachment_1547" align="aligncenter" width="550"]SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS This new Mitchell Gold chest is such a beauty![/caption]

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

[caption id="attachment_1542" align="aligncenter" width="550"]SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS More beautiful new Brent Smith art![/caption]

[caption id="attachment_1543" align="aligncenter" width="550"]SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS This is one of our favorite Mitchell Gold sectionals in one of our FAVORITE fabrics: Sonnett Rain![/caption]

See anything you just have to have? Or anything you want to know more about? Feel free to leave us a comment or give us a call and we'll get you what you need!

Have a   F A N T A S T I C   weekend!

Pretty and New

{  new  to  the  floor  }

As we do just about every week, we've added some beautiful new inventory to our showroom floor! New beauties from Mitchell Gold, Vanguard, LEE Industries, Dransfield and Ross, and many others have done a fabulous job of freshening up the store and giving us lots of new pieces to become obsessed over!

Have a look.

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

SummerHouse | Ridgeland, MS

If you have any questions about any of the pieces you see, feel free to leave a comment or give us a call! One of our friendly designers would love to assist you!

Market Recap {Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams}

One of the highlights of High Point every season is visiting the Mitchell Gold showroom. They've always got impressive new intros (and color-coordinated candy to go with each grouping!) Take a look at a few of Lisa's favorite things from the Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams showroom this round...

[caption id="attachment_3878" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="At the Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams showroom. We took a few minutes to get off of our feet on this comfy chair!"][/caption]

[caption id="attachment_3886" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="We bought the whole group where this lovely chair sat. This fabric, Cordoba Cognac is my favorite fabric they offer! Warm and soft… it looks good on everything!"][/caption]

[caption id="attachment_3885" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="This was in their front window and I love this table as a desk or in a breakfast room!"][/caption]

[caption id="attachment_3884" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Their showroom was so colorful this market! Plums were everywhere!"][/caption]

[caption id="attachment_3883" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="The Liam sofa in a new peacock velvet. I’ll take 2, thank you!!"][/caption]

[caption id="attachment_3882" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="New modern gorgeous dining table from MG+BW."][/caption]

[caption id="attachment_3881" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Mitchell and the SummerHouse girls!! Love him!"][/caption]

[caption id="attachment_3879" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Elish takes a break on a MG+BW sectional. Sometimes when the days go from 6 am to 10 pm…you have to take a break!"][/caption]

What's your favorite piece of furniture from these photos? We already have some of the new Mitchell Gold goodies on our showroom floor! Come see! More market recaps to come... :)