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Refresh Your Newlywed Nest With These Pretty Spring Picks

April 3, 2019

Open the window, take a deep breath. Smell that? Spring is on its way and we’re ready to embrace every beautiful bit of it! From pretty pastels and crisp linens, to simply chic vases to hold all those soon-to-bloom flowers in, we’ve rounded up the best registry must-have items for this change in season! Continue [...]

One Room Challenge Week 5 – The Pretty and the Not So Pretty #DesignFails

October 31, 2018

If you have been following along, we are in week 5 of th One Room Challenge. I am transforming a very tired, pale yellow dining room into an East Coast Charm Meets West Coast Cool space…in six weeks. Eeep. The ORC is so fun because it truly shows the ins and outs of a room makeover. [...]

8 Easy Ways to Keep Your Home Clean (and Pretty!) with Pets

August 31, 2018

Speaking first hand (as the mama of a sweet pup), keeping a home stylish and clean with pets can be SUCH a challenge. Because for me? The two go hand in hand. After nearly 8 years with our girl Savannah, I think I’ve finally got a good routine figured out to tackle the not-so-pretty that [...]

This Modern Home Finds a Sweet Balance Between Pretty and Practical

August 28, 2018

We all want our home to look design savvy but when it comes to real life, things like budget or kids often trump all those dream home wishes. Now enter Rachel Madden. She designed this Marin abode with modern sensibilities but practical enough for a family with a brigade of boys and their sports equipment. [...]

10 Homes that Prove Patriotic is Pretty All Year Round

July 4, 2018

If I had to permanently dress my home up for just one holiday year round, it’d hands down be The Fourth. Classic blues, stripes, pops of elegant red… and of course, loads of white. Sign me up. After curating this little roundup, I’m already brainstorming ways to do just that. One look at these subtle [...]