The Very Best Fourth of July Sales

Home: Wayfair: This ones big. HUGE! Up to 70% off + FREE shipping. Lulu & Georgia: 20% off all rugs with code JULY4 Serena & Lily: 20% off everything with code 4TH Williams Sonoma:– 20% off clearance, and up to 75% off American-made brands, including Al-Clad, Kitchenmaid, Vitamin & more. West Elm: 20% off through tomorrow (7/5) with code JULY4 Crate & Barrel: 15% off using code SAVE15 & free shipping on orders over $49 McGee & Co: Free shipping ending today. Use code FREE The Vintage Rug Shop: 30% off all rugs through Friday (7/6) with code SUMMER30 Apparel: J.Crew: 30% off with code ALL-STAR J. Crew Factory: 50% off EVERYTHING! + and extra 20% off your purchase with code SUPERSTAR Madewell: 20%… Read More

How to Style A Bookcase

Bookshelves can make for a stunning focal-point or they can look like a cluttered mess if you just randomly throw things in them. Ditch the disarray, and create a functional and streamlined display with these tips. 1.    Mix up the book placement.  No bookshelf is complete without books, but keep it interesting by mixing up your arrangement. Flip the spines in. Try a mix of vertical and horizontal arrangements. Don’t just go for any books—this isn’t the place for worn paperbacks. 2.    Try arranging your books by color. This might be a bit controversial for bookworms, but if you don’t have thousands of books it should still be relatively easy to find your book of choice. 3.  … Read More

Steals & Deals: The Best of the West Elm Friends & Family Sale

I mentioned yesterday that West Elm is having their BIGGEST SALE OF THE YEAR right now. But hurry ! It ends this weekend! EVERYTHING in stock is 20% off with the code FFSALE at checkout. You even save on already marked down items. This a great chance to get huge savings on furniture and accessories! If you have been eyeing something, now is the time to buy. However, to help you get the most bang for your buck I snooped out the biggest deals! I went through all the sale items and found the deepest discounts. Some of the items are 50% or more off!  Click on the pictures below to shop. I even listed the before and after sale pricing… Read More

How We Brought European Flair to Our Master Bath + Sources

*This post contains affiliate links. As always, all the views expressed are my own. Welcome back to the blog for another room reveal! We can’t really call this a room transformation, however, because it has looked like this since the day we moved in, minus a few styling details. I’ve just been a little slow on showing off.  I shared a little bit about how a trip to Europe influenced our master bathroom design in a recent article for Design & Living Magazine. You can read it here. There are also some more great wide angle shots of the bathroom taken by J. Alan Paul Photography. As I mentioned in the article, the design of the bathroom is a bit unique in… Read More