Black, White and Chic All Over: A Teen Bedroom Makeover

April 18, 2016

Designing and painting kids rooms has become a special niche for me over the years. I love all things imaginative: bright colors, crazy patterns and out-there themes. It’s not unusual that I get calls to … Continue reading

A New Tablescape for a New Year

January 4, 2016

It’s a new year, and I’m so ready for it! But since last year was also great, I felt that I should say goodbye to it in style. To do so, I created a New Year’s … Continue reading

Setting a Stylish Table for Two

August 5, 2015

I’m no expert when it comes to setting a table. For me, it just has to look pretty. I am sure that once I have a larger formal dining room space, I’ll brush up on … Continue reading

6 Happy Finds on a HomeGoods Home Tour

January 20, 2015

I like to think that I have a HomeGoods influence on my friends. They come over, they see my blog, they shop with me at the HomeGoods store and ask me for decorating advice. I … Continue reading

4 Holiday Hostess Gifts (You’ll Want to Own, Too!)

November 14, 2014

HomeGoods is the perfect place to get all of your holiday gifting out of the way this season. When it comes to buying gifts for my hostess friends, HomeGoods has tons of great, affordable options … Continue reading

Chalet Chic: The Cozy Trend for This Holiday Season

October 29, 2014

It seems too early to start talking about holiday trends, but I’m positively sure you’ll love to start decorating with this one! Chalet Chic brings memories of a cozy cabin in the woods and nights … Continue reading

10 Whimsical Ways to Paint Your Own Pumpkins

October 14, 2014

Who would have ever thought that painted pumpkins would be so popular? Today I am sharing the top 10 painted pumpkins that are sure to inspire you to get busy and create your own. You … Continue reading

Velvet Pumpkins Add Subtle Charm to an Autumn Mantel

October 6, 2014

I know that most people think of oranges and rusty reds for autumn, but I tend to gravitate towards a lighter palette. The subtle green on dried hydrangeas or pieces of lichen and moss from … Continue reading

Give Your Bedroom the Midas Touch

October 1, 2014
Bringing gold tones into the bedroom decor #DesignHappy @HomeGoods

It starts with a simple instinct — something that stops you in your tracks and makes you inexplicably happy. That is your starting point! For my daughter, it was the gold lion bookends — homage to our … Continue reading

Dress up Your Table with an Autumn Centerpiece

September 29, 2014

Update your dining table with this easy fall centerpiece. All you’ll need are some decorative pumpkins (in various sizes and preferably with different finishes), a small wooden crate, brown paper and some plastic bags. Since … Continue reading