Monthly Archives: August 2014

Have a Great Weekend

August 29, 2014

home / style / weekend

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Thanks so much for joining me in Moving Week! I’m off to Orlando this weekend to do some shopping for my new place. Have any fun plans? In keeping with this week’s theme, here’s the round-up:

Copper is the new brass

Proof that the TINIEST spaces can still be lovely

IKEA hack: gold and marble shelving

Superstitious? Clear bad ju-ju out of your place with this.

This couple bought a 94-room chateau in the South of France to renovate. Here’s their journey.

How to up your #shelfie game

Sneak peek at set design for The Intern, starring Anne Hathaway and Robert DeNiro.

Turkish towels are everything right now. Get yourself some for the bath.

Loving these modern canopy beds

Have a great weekend! xo

Five Tips For Finding THE ONE

August 25, 2014

home / style


By THE ONE I am referring to a super awesome space that will make you so happy you will never want to leave… What were you thinking? When looking to move, there are so many factors to consider: location, space, pets, kids, budget. It can become overwhelming but, with the right time and preparation, you can find a great place and make the transition smoothly. Here are a few tips for finding your next place to call home.

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Moving Week

home / style

I’m moving this week! I’m thrilled because this is the first time that I will be totally and completely independent. While there are ups and downs to moving, the idea of starting fresh and creating a new space to call home is undeniably exciting. To celebrate, I’ve dedicated a whole week of posts about moving, design, and the spaces we call home.

Hope you enjoy!

My (slightly girly) Break-up Mix

August 21, 2014

entertainment / inspiration

Breaking up is hard to do. There’s no doubt about that. But for me, there’s something cathartic  about blasting the right music at the right moment and just singing/dancing/crying it out. Here’s a pared down mix I’ve compiled of songs that have seen me through rough days. Some are girly (I mean, can you make a mix without Beyoncé?) and some are classic. Some are peaceful and some are sweet. Grab the tissue box and turn up the volume.

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Have a Nice Weekend

August 15, 2014

beauty / entertainment / etc / style / weekend

And so we meet again! The weekend is here and while I know I’ve been kind of MIA lately, I figured the least I can do is send you off on your merry weekend with a fabulous roundup. Have you got any plans lined up? Why don’t you….

Wear a midi skirt

Learn to make the perfect margarita

Build a timeless wardrobe

Get over your jet lag

Give yourself an awesome mani

Dye your own sneakers

Look on the bright side

Read a great book

Figure out what your ponytail is saying

Buy the perfect t-shirt

Decorate your beach house like this


Hello August

August 7, 2014

etc / inspiration

With each Fall preview collection and school supply sale advertised, I can see the end of Summer in sight. Summer is MY. FAVORITE. Here in Florida the warm, sunny weather will take us into December, but it’s not just the weather that makes the seasons shift. It’s everything: the return of football, trading in that fruity cocktail for a pumpkin spice coffee, and switching from sandals all-day-every-day to boots. I’m not ready for Summer to end! There’s still time, though. There’s still August. In an effort to celebrate the beauty of Summer, here are some inspiring images I just had to share.

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