Hello Beautiful! If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my free decorating email course. Thanks for visiting!The Holidays are my absolute favorite time of the year. The twinkle lights, warm cinnamon scents and all the beautiful greenery. Sigh. #thebest And with us moving into the new house this particular Holiday Season, decking the halls is … Read More about Deck the Halls – Make it Merry
This is an unedited, unstyled first tour of our new house – five days after moving in. Sometimes real life isn’t pretty. Well, we’re in. We’ve moved. The weather on moving day was unseasonably warm which made for a nice clean move (no wet soppy boots on my floors!) But now, four days later, winter … Read More about We’re here…and there’s lots to do! (The real life first tour of our new house)
Your home is the place where you share the story of your life with your family and friends. Its layers, collections and very walls reflect the lives and feelings of those who live inside. That’s why when you’re decorating it’s important to know where to start and how to express yourself through your decorating. Part of … Read More about My Favorite Decor Finds and Where to Get them For Your Own Home
You see a room you like on Pinterest. Of course it wasn’t created by Pinterest, it was created by some decorator or blogger somewhere who shared it on Pinterest. But that’s not really my point. You see a room that you’re sure is how you want your space to look. You save the picture and … Read More about Trying to decorate without a plan? You’re probably wasting a lot of money. That or you’re getting nowhere fast.
This is a story all about how to protect a Restoration Hardware Dining Table. Also known as how to avoid massive disappointment. You know that feeling when you are so excited about something? You look forward to it and build it up in your head…for years? Like that thing will mean you’ve arrived. You’re … Read More about How to Protect a Restoration Hardware Dining Table. A.K.A. How to Avoid Massive Disappointment.
Have you ever looked at a gorgeous table setting and wondered how to get that look for your own table? This blog post takes a look at exactly how to create a layered fall table setting so you can set a beautiful table of your own this season. How do you decorate for a fall … Read More about How to Create a Layered Fall Table Setting
Do you know what people ask me all the time? Like all.the.time. “How can I make over my space with little money?” Maybe you’re wondering the same thing. Hear me when I tell you it CAN be done! Decorating on a budget can be really simple and some of the tips listed here can make a … Read More about 15+ Ideas for How to Decorate on a Small Budget
I’m sitting here not quite sure how to begin this blog post. You see, I adore our home. For a multitude of reasons, the home I share with Dean and our kids is incredibly important to me. I’ve tried really hard to practice an attitude of gratitude for whatever house or apartment we’ve lived in over the last twenty years. … Read More about Wonderful Things Happen When You Least Expect Them – On Buying a New House and Selling Ours
Typical designers would like for you to think that decorating your home is impossible if you don’t have a design education, or even worse, those elusive style genes only they supposedly have. But I’m here to tell you that that is utter nonsense – and that there are no such genes! You simply need just a few decorating … Read More about Decorating Rules to Make Decorating Your Home Easier
Like the earrings of an outfit, throw pillows can compliment and complete a room’s look. They are also a fun way to play with color and pattern in a relatively inexpensive way! Especially if you know where to shop for them (which I’ll show you in a minute). But sometimes it can be tough to know … Read More about How To Mix Throw Pillows and Patterns With Style