Thou Swell

Atlanta fabulous interior design blog by Atlanta native Kevin Francis O'Gara

  • BRINGING COLOR TO DOVE HILL WITH CLARE

    BRINGING COLOR TO DOVE HILL WITH CLARE

    This post is sponsored by Clare, but all text, images, and opinions are all my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that keep Thou Swell running! I’ve known interior designer Nicole Gibbons...

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  • HEALTHY MORNINGS IN THE NEW YEAR

    HEALTHY MORNINGS IN THE NEW YEAR

    This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com on behalf of Healthy Choice, but all text, images, and opinions are all my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that keep Thou Swell running! Whether...

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  • NOW HOUSE COLLECTION BY JONATHAN ADLER

    NOW HOUSE COLLECTION BY JONATHAN ADLER

    (Vally Sofa, Chroma Table) I’ve always been a fan of Jonathan Adler‘s graphic mid-century style, and his signature product line always catches my eye with its sculptural silhouettes and bright...

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  • TYE STREET PROJECT: FINAL HOME TOUR

    TYE STREET PROJECT: FINAL HOME TOUR

    (Living room design) My dad moved out of his home in Cabbagetown at the end of 2018, and while I was sad to say goodbye to his blue bungalow and the cheery neighborhood, I’m excited about his new...

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  • SERENE MASTER BEDROOM REVEAL

    SERENE MASTER BEDROOM REVEAL

    The first room to get a fresh new design in Dove Hill is my mom’s bedroom – a space that I never touched in her old house. Since my mom has been behind the scenes on all my design projects,...

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  • DOVE HILL PROJECT: FINDING OUR FLOORING

    DOVE HILL PROJECT: FINDING OUR FLOORING

    This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Floor & Decor. The opinions and text are all my own. As you saw in the before pictures, the living spaces on the bottom floor of the...

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  • NEW PROJECT: DOVE HILL TOWNHOUSE

    NEW PROJECT: DOVE HILL TOWNHOUSE

    In October we closed on a townhouse in Buckhead and I couldn’t be more excited to finally introduce the project to you today! It’s already been a huge learning experience, from house hunting to...

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  • SWELL GIFT GUIDE: GLOW GETTER

    SWELL GIFT GUIDE: GLOW GETTER

    (Gucci wallpaper via The House that Lars Built) Beauty has grown increasingly interesting with popular Korean beauty introductions like the Watermelon Glow mask, and the clean-conscious trend led...

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  • A HYGGE HOLIDAY BASKET WITH CONTIGO

    A HYGGE HOLIDAY BASKET WITH CONTIGO

    This post is sponsored by Contigo™, but all text, images, and opinions are all my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that keep Thou Swell running! Sometimes one gift is just not enough. In...

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  • SWELL GIFT GUIDE: DESIGN MAVEN

    SWELL GIFT GUIDE: DESIGN MAVEN

    (via Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles) The intersections of decor and fashion are all too blurred and the fact is that some of the most stylish people I know are lovers of design in all forms, so I...

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  • 2018 HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS SHOWHOUSE

    2018 HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS SHOWHOUSE

    (Photography by David Christensen, design by Gordon Dunning) Visiting the Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles Home for the Holidays showhouse has become a fun tradition for my mom and me over Thanksgiving...

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  • SWELL GIFT GUIDE: CHEF DE CUISINE

    SWELL GIFT GUIDE: CHEF DE CUISINE

    (via Niche Interiors) One of the greatest things about the holiday season is all the good cooking! I look forward to coming back home to family dinner each year and I am lucky to have two great...

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  • BLUSH & GOLD HOLIDAY TABLE SETTING

    BLUSH & GOLD HOLIDAY TABLE SETTING

    This post is sponsored by At Home, but all text, images, and opinions are all my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that keep Thou Swell running! Having an apartment to celebrate the...

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  • LUXE MAGAZINE IS LAUNCHING IN THE SOUTHEAST

    LUXE MAGAZINE IS LAUNCHING IN THE SOUTHEAST

    I recently heard the exciting news that Luxe Magazine is launching their 14th regional edition, with Luxe Interiors + Design Southeast launching in May/June 2019. Luxe has become the fastest...

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  • BOHEMIAN CLASSICISM IN NEW ORLEANS

    BOHEMIAN CLASSICISM IN NEW ORLEANS

    (via Elle Decor, photography by Paul Costello) Sarah Ruffin Costello is a design-industry maven whose New Orleans home tour is one of my all-time favorites, and her latest design project is...

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  • THE BEST CYBER WEEK HOME DECOR SALES

    THE BEST CYBER WEEK HOME DECOR SALES

    (via Sims Hilditch) I usually like to share a roundup of the best Black Friday sales to kick off the holiday shopping season, but in my preview of sales I’ve actually been seeing that Cyber Week...

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  • THE TOP FIVE TRENDS FROM HIGH POINT MARKET

    THE TOP FIVE TRENDS FROM HIGH POINT MARKET

    This post is sponsored by Esteem Media on behalf of High Point Market, but all text, images, and opinions are all my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that keep Thou Swell running!...

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  • OUR PLAYFUL APARTMENT CHRISTMAS TREE

    OUR PLAYFUL APARTMENT CHRISTMAS TREE

    Christmas came early this year and I’m so thrilled to share my playful apartment Christmas tree along with a great group of 25 bloggers who are all sharing their trees this week. If you’re...

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  • DESIGNER COLLABORATIONS AT HIGH POINT MARKET

    DESIGNER COLLABORATIONS AT HIGH POINT MARKET

    This post is sponsored by Esteem Media on behalf of High Point Market, but all text, images, and opinions are all my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that keep Thou Swell running! (Kelly...

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  • AN ARTISTIC COLOR-FILLED HOME IN GEORGIA

    AN ARTISTIC COLOR-FILLED HOME IN GEORGIA

    (via Domino) Just an hour outside of Atlanta lives artist Angela Chrusciaki Blehm, a painter whose work takes a saturated approach to modernist style. Her home is a true expression of her...

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