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August 22, 2019


Via Desire To Inspire 

Summer is slowly transitioning to fall, but the rattan and cane trend isn't showing signs of fading, and I'm here for it.  I love the warmth and visual interest natural fibers add to any space, and how versatile it is, being just at h...

August 12, 2019


//rumble in the jungle//

The temperatures have been rising and we've got jungle fever! Although animal print has never really been out, lately there's been a resurgence of the classic motif in fresh new ways. In fashion, the trend has been spotted (no pun int...

July 23, 2019


Ever see the room of your dreams, only to have your dreams shattered moments later when you see the price tag on that sofa? Not all is lost! I love using a combination of high and low pieces in room designs, which allows you to choose one or two stat...

July 16, 2019


//refreshing aloe//

What do some of the hottest climates have in common? A penchant for pale green. Taking our cue from the quintessential icon of summer refreshment, the cooling aloe is our muse this month, whether in interiors, fashion, or tablescapes. As...

July 2, 2019

Via Pencil & Paper Co 

Summer is all about spending time by the pool, grilling up dinner, and generally spending time in the sun. Now is also the perfect time to spruce up your outdoor space, especially with all the amazing Fourth of July sales happening now! Even if a...

June 17, 2019


//down to earth//

As the temperatures heat up, I find myself drawn to rich chalky pastels in earthy hues. Terra cotta, ochre, sand inform the palette vernacular right now, balanced with jade, olive, and rust hues reminiscent of precious stones crushed to du...

June 13, 2019

Summer is here, which means I'm on the search for light airy pieces to keep cool in, especially since Houston summers are super hot and muggy. Lately I've been living in linen, which is extremely breathable while still having an elevated look -- great for either dressi...

May 24, 2019

Happy almost-long-weekend! There's a lot going on around here this week, with it being the holiday of Lag B'Omer and Sheva's third birthday! But I couldn't resist posting a round up of some of my favorite modest summer pieces, all under $100, plus all the accessories y...

May 21, 2019


Via Getty Images

The tortoiseshell trend is having a moment, and I'm here for it. Here's why:


As the age old adage says, what's old is new again, and it couldn't be more true for the tortoiseshell trend that's popping up everywhere.  Originall...

April 15, 2019


//seeing stars//

Timelessly classic and simultaneously refreshingly modern, this month's mood board is blue and white, undoubtedly inspired by our upcoming travels to Greece and Israel. Whether in the form of stripes, florals, or stars, the tried and true...

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