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

Pink Decor That Will Last Past Valentine’s Day

If you had asked me 5 years ago if I would have pink decor throughout my house I would have laughed in your face. Not even kidding. After all, our fall wedding was completely black and white. Not a bit of color anywhere and surely not pink. Our first home together, a condo, followed suit. Now don’t get me wrong, I’m still a black, white (and navy) type of girl, but carefully curated, bright and cheery decor has stolen my heart. Perhaps having a daughter softened my colored adverse heart, but I’ve gone pink and I’m never going back! You’ll find fuchsia art, flowers and decor placed throughout my home for the foreseeable future. Shop some of my favorite rose-colored decor below!   Need even… Read More

Ideas for Decorating the Guest Bedroom

*This post contains affiliate links. We are all about bedrooms this month. Our master bedroom will be featured in Design & Living Magazine in about a week, we are bringing you through the complete process of designing E’s big girl room and today I’m showing off my vision boards for the basement guest bedroom. When you have a good thing going, why stop? The guest bedroom is quickly nearing completion. We are just waiting on a steel ladder and railing guard. Since the room is small and the beds are built in there isn’t the need for a ton of decor, but I wanted the few items we do use to be playful and fun. I put together two design… Read More