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  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 […]

My 2020 Home Goals

January 15, 2020

January Inspiration

January 6, 2020

  I’ve been trying to absorb and breathe in this transition from 2019 to 2020, to take a real pause and reflect. Turning the page on a decade brings a sense of gravitas to the new year — both in looking back and trying to look forward. Ten years ago, college had barely just ended, […]

With Thanksgiving being so late this year, we are catapulting towards the holidays faster than ever, which means it’s crunch time for getting those closest to you the gifts they deserve to remind them how much they mean to you. I’ve always preferred fewer, but nicer and more luxurious things that make me feel good […]

Holiday Gift Guide

December 7, 2019

Holiday Decor Guide

November 24, 2019

Happy holiday season, everyone! We’ve reached the time of year that enters warp-speed, where the days feel short, and the gift list gets long. But I think a great way to fight off the stress of the holidays are to lean in and create an oasis at home that pauses to actually celebrate it, to […]

photo by Will Spears After a good amount of planning and months of careful selection to maximize our very small master bedroom, I’m excited to finally share the finished product! (PS: In case you need to play catch up, you can browse our bedroom inspiration, and our bedroom moodboard and plans posts to see the […]

Master Bedroom Makeover

October 10, 2019

Bedroom Moodboard & Plans

April 15, 2019

Now that we’ve established the overall scheme and specific needs for my bedroom space, let’s get down to the nitty gritty of what exactly I plan to replace and add to our bedroom. While I will be keeping our vintage white and brass iron bed frame (for those of you interested here is a very […]

    photo sources clockwise from left to right: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9    As you may have noticed in my last home update post, the bedroom has left much to be desired. The bare minimum essentials are there, and they’ve been […]

Bedroom Inspiration

April 8, 2019

Current Favorite Floor Lamps

March 12, 2019

Finding a good floor lamp is surprisingly harder than I thought it would be. One: they are expensive….particularly for someone like me who has been functioning off of Ikea and Target lighting for all these years. Graduating to something higher quality and more unique is definitely graduating to a new tier in the wallet dipping, […]

Progress on our home, eight months in It’s been a while since I’ve really shared what our home looks like, so I thought it was high time to share the progress we’ve made in making it our own, new ideas on what we’d like to see done, and our next steps. So here we go! […]

Our Home: An Update

February 1, 2019

Secondhand Home Finds: A New Series

November 7, 2018

(Room above by Heidi Caillier Design) As hinted over on my Instagram stories, I had the brilliant idea for a new little series over here. I was hunting for a small-scale, handsome, and structural chair for my living room and was (as usual) finding troves of awesome stuff on Craigslist, Facebook Marketplace, and NextDoor that […]