Make Rustic Place Cards for Thanksgiving

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Can you believe it is almost Thanksgiving? Wow, it feels like the last month has flown by! I wonder how many of us are already planning for Christmas? I’m not quite there yet since I’m getting things together for a fun Thanksgiving dinner and today I thought I’d show you an easy Thanksgiving place card  Continue Reading »

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Being Good to the Environment: Eco-Friendly Kitchens & Baths

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Photo by R.Z.Owens Constructions Being good to the environment is easier than you think. Eco-friendly elements are more accessible than ever before, meaning you can have “green” kitchens and baths that protect our planet’s resources and can save you time and money in the long run. Here are a few ways to make an eco-friendly  Continue Reading »

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Designer Spotlight: Stritt Design & Construction


Established in 2001 near Sydney, Australia, Stritt Design & Construction creates stunning residences on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. And while we’re thousands of miles from the land down under, their work is testament to how quality design is universal. Check out a few examples how Stritt implements good design in these coastal homes: Stritt understands how  Continue Reading »

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Creating a Functional Kitchen with Charm


When it comes to planning a new kitchen for a new house, it can be challenging. With a remodel, you have a defined space (most likely) of where the kitchen is, the size of it, necessary walls, and so on. Here, you can work with an existing space, but when it comes to a new kitchen, you  Continue Reading »

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10 Hostess Gifts Perfect for Fall Gatherings


1 – A Warm and Cozy Throw Everyone likes to snuggle up as the weather gets colder…and who doesn’t need an extra throw for the sofa or bedroom? It’s a great finishing piece to any room. Aspen Grey Skit Chalet Woven Cotton Throw Blanket 2 – A Picture Frame They’ll Remember Make the moments last  Continue Reading »

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Moodboard: Sophisticated Country Kitchen

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Choice Homes Sure, not everyone is lucky to have a gorgeous country kitchen to decorate, but that shouldn’t stop you from bringing a touch of the sophisticated country elegance to even a blah rented one. Inspired by the prettiest kitchens of that style, here are some things to be found in common that are easy  Continue Reading »

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Designer Spotlight | Argent Advisors

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Counter: Blizzard This time of year, as the leaves change to gold and red, is the most beautiful! Especially in New York City where the contrast of concrete and nature amplifies the Fall colors. So we are excited to explore the concrete jungle with Argent Advisors, who have owned and redeveloped more than 7 million  Continue Reading »

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Add Nature To Your Fall Décor

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Sometimes we think that when we are decorating for the new season, we must spend a ton of money purchasing the most popular décor for the season. I for one like to take a different approach to decorating for fall. Adding nature into your fall décor is a great way to save money and add  Continue Reading »

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Bathroom Mirrors

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Designer: Wattle Valley Kitchens | Counter: Clamshell We all know that bathroom mirrors are a serious necessity. How else would we see our beautiful selves in the morning? Or how would we know if we have a giant piece of kale in our teeth? A bathroom would be in major trouble without a mirror present.  Continue Reading »

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House Tour | Emmy Rossum


We are thrilled to take you on a house tour of Actress Emmy Rossum’s European style NYC apartment. Emmy, popular for her role as Fiona Gallagher in Shameless, grew up in NYC but only just purchased her first fixer in the city. From the ‘after’ shots, you would never imagine the space being anything but  Continue Reading »

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