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A DIY Deck Makeover for Summer

With summer on the horizon, we made it a priority to makeover our deck. It’s never been my dream to have a deck. I’d much prefer a beautiful brick patio, however, now that the transformation is complete I love our outdoor oasis! Sometimes you have to take a step back and rethink a space with a fresh perspective. xoxo Julie Blanner Our deck was dark, dated and tired when we moved in last summer. I took a chance a strayed from...

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An African Safari Inspired Nursery

This is no ordinary nursery. No, no. It's so much more. Wrapped inside is an incredibly chic space filled with natural elements and a beautiful nod to the wild animals of Africa that just happens to house a cute baby boy. And now let's take a moment to oogle that crib. Handmade, people, handmade by Joanna of Irrelephant for little baby Theo. Get inspired by this beautiful space with...

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A Statement Powder Room + 17 Wallpapers that Wow

A small space like a powder room is so easy to overlook but with it being the room that most guests will end up visiting, why not make it wow? An easy go-to is wallpaper. It completely transforms a space, including the smallest of rooms.  James Wheeler is showing you how to take a bathroom from boring to mega fab and spilling his tips for picking wallpaper. See even more from...

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A Field Guide to Summer Entertaining with Pier 1 Imports

Warm weather is finally upon us which means the days of outdoor entertaining are on the horizon. And whether that entails prettying up your backyard living area or throwing an elegant dinner al fresco, we're gearing up for some gorgeous inspiration courtesy of Pier 1 Imports. Open air tablescapes, planters that will make your backyard sing and decor that will whip your outdoor space into beautiful shape are just a few of...

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Modern & Whimsical Townhouse Farewell

I still reminisce about my first apartment in Boston. It managed to house my husband and I and all of our prized possessions in a mere 500 sq ft and we loved every second of it. As does this couple who wanted to bid a proper adieu to their very first home. It's a cozy reminder of wonderful memories that all started with a proposal. Have a look at...

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Gorgeous Ways to Give Your Home Cottage Charm

Nothing makes my heart flutter more than an authentically quaint cottage. These classic homes fill the pages of fairytales and line the streets of some of my favorite neighborhoods. If you love the cottage look and want to add a touch of it to your own home, look no further! With these tips from...

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5 Designer Secrets To A Kitchen Renovation

I so wish I could introduce this kitchen by saying it was mine. Why? Because it's amazing, and that kelly green kitchen island makes me want to squeal like a little girl (or a woman with a strange love for kitchens, pretty sure we squeal at the same octave). Lori of Redo Home & Design is the lucky lady that gets to call this space home, and with the help of ...

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Ultimate Clear Furniture Roundup

No matter your interior decor style or taste, I can guarantee that you'll find a piece of piece of clear furniture you'll love. Why? Because it's clear, it'll go with everything. Here, we rounded up some of our favorite pieces of clear furniture for you to peruse, and threw in a few accent pieces for good measure. Click through the slideshow below to shop and get inspired!

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Inside a Whimsical Vintage Nursery

We can't help but "ooh" and "aah" over this vintage inspired nursery featured at The Effortless Chic! First of all, those chubby cheeks! And what about all the lovely details, from the handcrafted bird mobile to the fabulous gold crib?! It's a sweet yet chic space for adorable baby Ellie. Take a closer peek at all the adorable details over at the full post on...

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An Elegant Toronto Retreat

Combining rich textures and soft pastels in such a way that feels luxe but livable is a super power we long for and one that designer Anne Hepfer has perfected. She worked her magic on this Toronto home, making sure each and every room was gorgeous but usable. The kind of place where you won't find a living room that no one ever uses but instead a collection of...

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A Timeless Neutral Nursery

If ever there were a nursery destined for greatness, it would be this little spot. It's a calming baby oasis filled with cozy rugs and fluffy stuffed animals, crafted by parents to be, Steve and Jamie of Sinclair & Moore Events. These two produce the most beautiful events but this labor of love takes the cake. Have a look at a room thoughtfully curated for baby Grey with images by ...

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Clever All Natural Spring Cleaning Tips

From our friends at DIY Inspired ... I’ve never experienced changing of the seasons because as a native California we basically have one nice season all year long. Since moving to Tennessee, we are experiencing spring as I’ve never seen it! There is a definite draw to do some all natural spring cleaning that I hadn’t experienced when living in California. Being a proponent of organic eating and...

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Royal-Worthy Nurseries for Kate Middleton

The official Royal Baby Countdown has begun! While we don't know if Kate Middleton is expecting a little brother or sister for Prince George (fingers crossed for a baby girl!), we do know that when Mommy and Baby come home, they'll need a nursery worthy of royalty. So, as our baby present to the Duchess of Cambridge, we rounded up the...

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15 Gleaming Gold Accents

Whether your indoor space needs a little extra bit of glam, or you've already decked it out in glittering gilt and simply want more (we don't blame you!), golden accents are an amazing way to add that little bit of something extra to your interior decor. Click through the slideshow below for 15 of our absolute favorites, and get gleaming!

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Eclectic Home Tour

We first spotted the kitchen from this lovely home here and just knew the rest would be good. So we begged and threw a few pretty pleases out there and oh did Melissa Jill Photography deliver. It's a space that's warm and lived in but still maintains a level of style that most only dare to dream about with an eclectic mix of vintage and...

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Spring Inspiration for Your Home

Sweet Annie Floral Design and Ruth Eileen are showing just how easy (and gorgeous) incorporating blooms into small vignettes in your home can be. Decorating with flowers and greenery is one of the easiest ways to celebrate a bygone winter. Say see ya later snow with these tips for crafting moments of beauty all...

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A Sunny Kitchen Nook Makeover

Feast your eyes on this kitchen nook transformed into an inviting sunny spot with a cool coastal vibe. Designed by Becki Owens, this dining area is heavy on the style and easy on the color. A mix of fun patterns and airy hues that make for the kind of nook we could spend hours in. It's perfection and we have inspiration for crafting your own beachy kitchen nook below! From...

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A Backyard Chicken Coop with Tiffani Thiessen

Chicken coops are the hottest new thing in backyard design. Family pets that also provide breakfast? It's a win win. Just take it from Tiffani Thiessen, yes the Tiffani Thiessen. She's dishing on the sweetest little handmade coop that's home to 4 feathered friends and the apple of her daughter Harper's eye. With the prettiest imagery by Elizabeth Messina...

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A simple spring cleaning checklist

If this weekend was any indication, spring has nearly sprung and while we naturally want to spend every minute outside, one major to-do looms -- spring cleaning. From organizing your closet to cleaning your home, spring cleaning can seem a little daunting, which is why we enlisted the help of lifestyle expert and Editorial Director of Rue La La, Nancy Soriano. Before you even get started, Nancy has a few helpful tips:...

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A Sophisticated City Themed Nursery

Dreaming big is probably something every parent wishes for their child so why not put it in bright lights? The idea of big city exploring is woven throughout this gilded and golden nursery designed by Threaded Together Photography for her cute baby girl. A little girl who has a really good accessories collection and marquee lights glowing above her crib.

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