While I still love my grays and neutrals, I’ve added some stunning pops of color that mix well with core neutral pieces. The large camel leather sofa paired with these modern/ transitional accent chairs creates a beautiful canvas that you can add different pillows and decor to to totally change out your look if you get sick of it. The best part is that these pieces mix well with coastal, modern, contemporary or transitional decor and you can even use them in a bedroom or basement instead of the living room if you want!Read More
Our 30 Year Old Hodge Podge of Decor
So, I'm 30 (well, I will be in August) and I'm going thru a time in my decor(I know you can relate) where we have a really really nice things, but then we have a weird collection of stuff my husband came with (which has made its way mostly to the garage), the hammy-downs from our parents and grandparents. As I'm sifting through our miscellaneous "treasures" for the first time in 3 years since we moved to the Bronx, I'm made super aware of the following things:
1. Our styles change a lot over the past decade!
2. We live with various roommates, significant others or family members and we accumulate their stuff in addition to the stuff we bought together that isn't our style but somehow we ended up with it.
3. Our families give us a LOT of weird stuff they thing we will use but really don't even know what it does! I'm talking kitchen utensils that not even my Executive Chef husband can decipher.
4. We compromise our style for function and price.Read More
YAY! You Got a New House! Now how the F Do you Decorate it?!
Bonus* Check out my 3D design plans for my move to Florida!
If you are about to move, just moved, have been in your house for a year and are still overwhelmed- then you are in the right spot! I'm going to let you in on my design process first hand and show you the steps (or layers) that it takes to create a cozy and well designed space. I don't want you to feel overwhelmed at all about decorating your home so I 'm going to start at the beginning. Don't miss my concepts for my new house at the bottom of this post!Read More