The Southern Life
Formal & Family-Friendly Dining Room
It's an urban myth that dining rooms can't be formal and functional at the same time. The perpetually stylish and charming Caroline Harper Knapp proves exactly that. She mixes formal and casual elements to create a calming palette that remains clean and serene even with young kiddos around. Keep an eye out for her fabulous secret to keeping dining room chairs squeaky clean.
Up Next in The Southern Life - Season 1
Styling a Guest Room with Southern Charm
Hospitality is serious business for southerners, and native Texan Caroline Harper Knapp is no exception. She's thought of everything for a warm and inviting guest room to make friends and family feel right at home. Her secret weapon? A welcome kit for guests. Watch now to see what lovely and clev...
Growing a Nursery into a Toddler's Room
In her sweet Southern drawl, Caroline Harper Knapp says the best way to transition a baby's room into one better suited for a toddler is to start early. That's exactly what she did for her first son, Knox. She originally designed a flexible, modern nursery then filled it with multipurpose furnitu...
House of Harper Home Office
When lifestyle blogger Caroline Harper Knapp and her husband moved back to their beloved Texas after a stint in NYC, the first room Caroline completed in their home was the office. See how she mindfully decorated and organized this colorful space to do double-duty beyond the typical 9 to 5 workday.