- Month: February 2017 -

For the Love of Gray: Chic Gray Kitchens

Gray is one of my  favorite neutrals— I love all things gray!  If you have no idea what color to paint your walls...go gray or go home! Although most people opt for gray walls, I'd say try something different and go gray in your kitchen. Gray kitchens are chic and timeless. If you're looking to update your kitchen for less, gray cabinets with brass hardware definitely go a long way!  (more…)

Valentine’s Day Home Decor

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Some people look forward to this day, while others see it as just another day. There’s nothing better than using a holiday as an excuse to redecorate your home. I can share a few tips on decorating your home for Valentine’s day, that can lead to an early start to Spring decorating. (more…)

Styling 101: The Art of Layering Rugs

Rugs are usually a low priority home décor item. People focus more on the big pieces like sofas, accent chairs, coffee tables– the foreground items. What most fail to realize is that background items (rugs, art, pillows, etc) all help create the finished design. It is important to understand how to choose the right size rug for your space. There is nothing worse than seeing an ill-sized rug in a space (it’s like nails on a chalkboard for most designers). Once the correct size rug is chosen, the fun layering begins! (more…)

Why You Should Travel in Your Twenties

They say that your twenties are your selfish years and I do agree. I believe that you should focus on yourself, your dreams, aspirations, and  more. Your twenties are your young adult years where you are definitely old enough to make the right choices, and young enough to still have fun and somewhat make a few dumb choices. You have your entire life ahead of you to work, become successful and eventually settle down. Why waste your twenties trying to settle down and get caught up in the typical 9-5 job. (more…)

Styling Your Home

We're all guilty of scrolling through Pinterest for hours being inspired by beautiful décor and think...time to decorate! Well, not to burst your happy bubble but it's not that simple. Finding the right items can become a task. Using Pinterest as a guide can be useful, however you want to find your own aesthetic while styling your home. Each home is unique, it takes time to find the right piece. Patience will become your best friend. (more…)