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

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

The Friday 5

Today I’m bringing you a new regular post – The Friday 5! It’s short, simple and to the point because really who can digest much information when you’re only hours away from your weekend! What’s the Friday 5 exactly? I’ll share (you guessed it) 5 quick things that have been on my mind this week.  This might be project sneak peaks, Pinterest-fueled inspiration pictures or the hottest sales. 1. Once an IKEA hacker always an IKEA hacker. This is supposed to be a birthday gift for E, but it might actually be the fulfillment of my own childhood dreams. Buy the house here. 2. Speaking of our little princess, we finally selected a wallpaper for her big girl room — Schumacher… Read More

Freestyle Friday

*This post contains affiliate links. I’m back and better than ever temporarily disabled!  In seriousness, I apologize from the lack of attention the blog has been getting. Writing took a backseat to some other opportunities (Check us out in the April Issue of Design & Living) and to some DIY projects around the house, namely our basement stairs. Then a week ago, I broke my foot stepping off the side of those just about completed stairs, minutes after meeting with a contractor to finalize the railing measurements.  In my defense it’s less than 2 ft high. I thought my bones could handle it. I was wrong. (Get the whole story here.) It was a very “Katie” thing to do, and I… Read More