Holly Hollingsworth Phillips, owner of The English Room in Charlotte, North Carolina, is an interior designer, tastemaker and popular design blogger. In addition to degrees in Art History and Interior Design, Holly studied 17th and 18th Century decorative arts at Sotheby’s in London. With over 20 years experience in this industry, she specializes in high-end residential design. Holly is known for her elegant, eclectic and colorful interiors with a penchant for contemporary art. According to Holly, “Color makes people happy!” She seamlessly mixes the traditional pieces of the past with the modern style of the future. She is well-respected for her well trained eye throughout the design community. The English Room Blog penned by Holly has become a daily must for many design hungry followers. She has been featured in Southern Accents, Southern Living, as well as multiple local publications and online publications such as Domino, House Beautiful and Elle Décor.