We jumped at the chance to ask the inimitable B. Smith our fave five questions. Here’s what the multitalented tv and radio personality–not to mention designer of a hugely popular lines of bedding and servingware here at Bed Bath & Beyond–told us about her design and entertaining style.
If you had to tweet your design philosophy, what would your tweet say? (140 characters or less—we’re counting!)
Elegant, easy, fun, and comfortable!
Tell us about your designs for Bed Bath & Beyond—how do they reflect the way you live and entertain in your own home?
My designs for Bed Bath & Beyond are stylish and accessible. That’s the way we all live today. Nothing fussy or overdone –just beautiful and functional at the same time.
What inspires you right now, and what do you think is coming up next?
I’m always inspired by nature. That inspiration is timeless — there is always creativity that can be drawn from the natural world.
Aside from your own designs, which Bed Bath & Beyond products do you buy, and how do they mesh with your point of view?
I’m crazy for your kitchen gadgets. I love to try out what’s new on your shelves!