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Spring Favorites from Aerin + Some Thoughts on Mixing High and Low

Something I firmly believe is that, as the saying goes, a rising tide lifts all boats. In design, that means that adding in a few high-end, luxurious, quality accents can elevate any space – even if most of your main pieces are from Ikea. I’ve done this in my own apartment … Read more ››

Designer I Love: Ben Pentreath

When I went to London, one of the top places that I had in mind to visit was Pentreath & Hall, a decor store on Rugby Street co-founded by Ben Pentreath. Ben is a London based designer who creates interiors that are eclectic, cozy, and feel quintessentially English, with modern touches … Read more ››

My Inspiration Board + Apartment Rearranging

I’m one of those people who, as a kid, was always changing the furniture around in my bedroom – trying new arrangements, making my parents move various vintage pieces they had on hand into my space, etc. And as much as I love my current apartment and am super lucky to live … Read more ››

Knockoffs, Replicas and Reproductions…Yay or Nay?

A while back I came across an article where ten designers were sounding off on knockoffs of iconic design pieces, and I thought it was an interesting topic. I never really had any strong negative feelings about knockoffs, but reading this made me think about them in a different way. Unsurprisingly, the designers, for the most … Read more ››

Florals and a Coffee Table Refresh

I fell in love with floral designers B. Floral when they provided the gorgeous flower arrangements for this bedroom makeover post. They were so wonderful to work with and I’ve enjoyed keeping up with their events and floral design work on Instagram. Last week they kindly sent me an absolutely gorgeous arrangement, and I loved … Read more ››

Biscuit Home Sheets

I’ve wanted Biscuit Home’s Austin Sheet Set in pink since before it even came out, when I spotted a glimpse of it on someone’s Instagram…and I finally got ’em! I mean, pink splatter paint sheets…how could I not? They’re so damn good. And the quality is great – super soft and cozy. … Read more ››

Before and After: A Furniture Makeover with Amy Howard at Home

This is a sponsored post in collaboration with Amy Howard at Home and Ace Hardware. Today I’m excited to show you a DIY furniture makeover that I did in collaboration with Amy Howard at Home and Ace Hardware. A while back I attended a really fun DIY workshop with Ace and … Read more ››

8 Things Every Room Needs

Through reading various interviews with designers and just generally learning about interior design, I’ve come to believe that there are certain things that every space benefits from having. Some of these are elements that I’ve incorporated into my space, and I think that without one or the other of them my apartment wouldn’t be … Read more ››

How to Incorporate Color and Pattern Into Your Space (Without It Looking Crazy)

If there’s anything that makes me love a space at first sight, it’s color and pattern – something that I didn’t even quite realize until after I had (slowly) put my apartment together. I moved in six years ago, and at the time I didn’t go about decorating my apartment … Read more ››

An Interesting Idea for Wall Art

I saw this on Pinterest recently and thought it was an interesting idea, and something I haven’t seen before. It looks like they pretty much just blew up a page from a book and framed it for the wall – pretty cool, right? You can do the first page from … Read more ››