High/Low: Acrylic Mirror Dupe

The acrylic mirror that made the perfect statement piece for our daughter’s room has a nearly identical twin! I can hardly believe my eyes. The only real difference is the size and of course the MAJOR difference in price! On the left is the Polk Mirror from McGee & Co selling for $1965, and on the right is the Safavieh Donzel Round Mirror for $336! The Safavieh diameter is 26″, while the McGee & Co mirror is 36″. I definitely prefer the scale of ours, as a I love a good big mirror, but that price tag is really hard to ignore. What mirror would you choose? I think I’d still go with the Polk mirror. We needed a large… Read More

Get the Look: Our Christmas Tree

This is the first year of my adult life, I actually get to decorate my way for Christmas. Due to life events and seemingly constant construction it didn’t make sense to “design” a holiday look. That’s not to say we didn’t decorate, but we mostly made do with hand me downs from my in-laws… most of which originated in the 80s… Now there were some winners, like the hand me down vintage skis, snow shows AND sled, but I assure you that the items we inherited were not all winners. Particularly, the tree. I’m sure it was once a perfectly nice tree… three decades ago. Imagine my excitement when we splurged and upgraded to this tree from Balsam Hill. I… Read More