Mini Matches: Kitchen Counters & Backsplash

We haven’t talked about doing any real type of construction / remodel work in the last blogs, so we wanted to bring back a deeper look into the design world. We did a whole post on 5 different styles to go towards for remodeling a kitchen on a budget, full of light fixtures, bar stools, faucets, and a lot more. So for this we wanted to keep it simplified by just...

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Sherwin William’s Color of the Month: Functional Gray

Sherwin William’s color of the month is a soft taupe called Functional Gray. It’s a gorgeous neutral that leans on the cool side which is great for the winter season. But to be honest, we’ve been feeling a little tired of gray lately… It was all the hype in the last few years with people shifting from yellow undertones to a cooler blue or purple...

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This Week’s 1st Dibs Finds: Neutral Edition

Recently we’ve done a couple of our favorite finds from the amazing source 1st Dibs.  We did an Art Deco Edition and Unique Finds in the last few months which you can read from those links. We love using this website because they have pieces that you really can’t find anywhere else. Vintage Le Corbusier, antique Chinese sculptures, and original Turkish rugs....

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Fine China Refresher for the Holidays

Even though you’re not really supposed to say it, all engaged woman look forward receiving items from their wedding registry once they’re engaged. You either get fine china passed down to you from generations of family meals… or you prefer something new and modern to fit with the style of your home. No matter which direction you choose, at one point or...

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Upgrade Your Home for the Fall

We’re right in that cozy spot around Thanksgiving where the weather is making us want to curl up in a luxurious blanket watching movies. We’re hopeful everyone has taken down their Halloween decorations by now… but we’re just not quite ready to set up for Christmas yet. So how do you upgrade your space for the cold before you jump right in to red,...

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November Color Inspiration

November has officially started so shorter, colder days, and family holidays are on the rise! We’re really getting into the fall weather now and we wanted to grab some color inspiration for this month using nature once again. We could have done a pretty wild turkey or maybe a holiday feast… but recently we saw some photos in different types of ducks and were...

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Animal Inspired Furniture

Animal print will always be in style. For many people, leopard or cheetah print is even seen as a neutral! It coordinates with almost every color and works with various styles. While there are constant trends fading in and out with animal print, there are some classics that almost always work. Natural cheetah, hide rugs, and a modern take on animal print are some of the...

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Halloween Inspired Furniture Good for Year-Round

We absolutely love decorating for Halloween, but for all the holidays it is a lot to unpack, put up everything and have to remove it all the day after passing out candy. Especially if you’re painting / carving your own pumpkins, spreading out spider webs, and creating your own decorations. While extremely fun and worth it, it is truly a ton of work. This year we...

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Five House Plants That Are Good For Your Health

House plants make some of the best accessories. You always need to add a little life to your space and greenery can make a home feel so much more… well alive! It just freshens up the interior and excretes good energy. Source We can all vaguely remember the process of photosynthesis. Plants soak up sunlight, carbon dioxide, and water from their roots to produce...

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This Week’s Unique 1st Dibs Finds

We made a post a couple of months ago about some of our favorite Art Deco finds from 1st Dibs.  If you haven’t heard of this online retail company, they have some of the rarest, most desirable pieces for your home that you can find. Whether it’s a vintage Milo Baughman chair or a sculpture from the 16th century, you can find anything you’re looking for...

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October Color Inspiration in Kyoto, Japan

It is finally October which means it’s time to get into the fall spirit! Picking out pumpkins, decorating the porch, finding creative ways to make food look terrifying. It also means that our color palette can officially change… Natural, jewel tones like emerald, plum, teal, Burgundy, burnt orange. We’re ready for warm textures and patterns that comfort...

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Extra Large Master Bedroom Chandelier Favorites

We’ve been seeing a lot of people stray away from extra large fixtures in the Master Bedroom lately. Because of the minimalists movement, it’s common to find a flushmount with a pair of sconces around the bed or between the doors. We’re here to tell you that is it not out of style to have an extravegant, statement chandelier in the bedroom! By...

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