While I admire the beauty of clean modernism and cozy Scandinavian simplicity, really, I think I've always been color-obsessed, with prints and pattern invariably factoring into the equation. It's not even a conscious inclination, I just gravitate to bold colors, graphic shapes, layers and texture, and all the stylized tchotchkes in all the land. #notaminimalistRead More
It's been almost two years since I decorated and documented my living room on the blog and I thought it might be interesting to show some of the changes that have taken place since. In some ways it feels like it wasn't really that long ago; I still clearly remember how bland the Before was. But in those occasional moments wherein I pause to ponder my painter's taped geometric pink accent wall, I think, ok, yeah, 2014 for sure.Read More
This isn't a makeover post.
In fact, like I imagine is the case for many (most?) people, our bedroom is the least designed space in the home. Dutifully running on both an assortment of hand-me-downs and a collection of items purchased randomly over time and out of necessity, it's pure function-over-form here. The reality is, it's tough to care about a space that so few see.Read More