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All this time at home has sent me down some deep rabbit holes on interior design and style inspo, including this new-to-me designer: Sleeper. Many of you who follow along on my IG Stories know that Sweet Home Alabama is one of my favorite movies, and that I’ve been on a lifelong hunt for a […]

Loving Lately: Sleeper

May 28, 2020

Summer Classic: Aperol Spritz

May 22, 2020

  Ah, my official warm-weather cocktail: the Aperol Spritz. Fruity, bittersweet, and sparkling, this is my summer go-to. They are simple to make at home, which I do often, and I was surprised by how many of you were asking for the recipe! I don’t really stray from the classic recipe, but this one is […]

    “Do you have any suggestions for sustainable clothing brands besides Everlane that are still somewhat affordable?” —Brianna     I’ve been loving the questions that have been sliding into my DMs, and here we are with another once I’m excited to post about! Everlane has become a go-to name, and I share what […]

Budget-Conscious Sustainable Style

May 12, 2020

The Art of the Letter

May 7, 2020

  “Hi Mary, I hope you’re staying safe! I am searching for stationery and want to see if you have any favorites? I want to send thank you cards. Do you have anything you swear by or enjoy?” —Ellen P.     First of all, I’m genuinely honored that you guys value and trust my […]

Featured linens were kindly gifted from Garnet Hill.  As a company focused on quality and sustainability, I am proud to routinely partner with Garnet Hill.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.   Spring is my love language: longer, sunnier days, flowers starting to bloom, and abundant beams of sunlight flooding the home truly make […]

Fresh Linens for Spring

May 2, 2020

All Aglow: My Favorite Candles

April 5, 2020

A few weeks into quarantining, and I’ve become all the more appreciative of the little indulgences at home that make this time indoors feel serene and welcoming instead of stuffy and monotonous. Fresh blooms and lit candles always elevate the everyday for me, and I wanted to share some of my ultimate favorites! Bonus: many […]

How is everyone doing? It’s been a crazy week and things escalated rapidly, with our day-to-day lives changing pretty drastically. We are all dealing with (and affected by) this crisis differently and I am doing my best to maintain positivity, a semblance of normalcy, and to find a new balance in simplicity with these changing […]

Sale Selects!

March 21, 2020

Favorite Boston Shops

March 15, 2020

I’ve been wanting to put this post together for a while, because local shops are a romance that have stolen my heart. Having owned my own in the past obviously paints my perspective, but nothing breaks through the monotony of seeing the same calculated styling and ubiquitous established brands like the breath of fresh air […]

While I definitely subscribe to a curated, quality-over-quantity focused wardrobe, I have to confess that this past year has felt challenging clothing-wise. I’d been looking in my closet stumped at what to wear, and feeling I had either “outgrown” some of its contents, or no longer had the lifestyle or career setting where much of […]

My 2020 Style Goals

2020 Style Goals | Millay Blog

February 2, 2020

My 2020 Home Goals

My 2020 Home Goals - Millay Blog

January 15, 2020

  A big focus for me at the start of 2020 was creating a detailed budget to better understand where each and every dollar of our paychecks go (and should go) this year. Doing this got me really thinking about the two categories that I most enjoy: interiors and my wardrobe. While I try to […]