Monday Inspiration: zodiac sign abstract artwork by me

If you follow me on Instagram, you have noticed I have been creating abstract art zodiac signs for friends and coworkers. I am currently working on a site that will have sizing options and pricing. I take the colors the customer wants and go to town with creating a unique display of their sign.  It all…

Tuesday’s Tips: believe and have faith

I hope you all have had a good holiday month. I will touchbase a little more deeply and share some holiday pictures from around my home soon. I’ve been thinking a lot about staying motivated and encouraged lately. Instead of a usual tip about design I figured I would provide a few quotes as reminders….

A few of Greg Natale’s designs and heavy usage of black…

This is the prime reason why Greg Natale is one of my favorite interior designers. He gets that you can have high end luxury and opulence without sacrificing function. His spaces always seem comfortable. In the past I called it liveable aesthetic because that’s what it is. Despite the fact that the materials are textured…

Z Gallerie has now opened in Milwaukee…

My city is on a come up with the new home decor and furniture stores that opened in the last year and a half. The newest is Z Gallerie at Mayfair Mall. I recently took a visit and purchased a few items and books. As always,  it’s nice to not have to drive to Chicago or other…

How to Master a Transitional Style…

Transitional is perhaps one of the most popular and coveted interior design styles right now, and that’s for good reason. Transitional style represents that ideal integration of modern and traditional and the result is a home that feels timelessly beautiful, and like it will never go out of style. If you walk into a space that’s too…

A few weeks ago I went to West Elm in Milwaukee…

And boy did they have some goodies. Once I am done saving for the down payment on my home (buying in Sept), I cannot wait to go on a shopping spree. I am loving the gray mixed with cognac and wine colors… West Elm has been opened here for almost a year, it’s just my…

Homegoods is now open in Milwaukee…

Sorry for the unexpected pause and absense in my blogging. I’m still debating on sharing what happened a few months ago in regards to one of my blog posts. Until then, let me share some captures from the new Homegoods store that is located in the Mayfair Collection in Wauwatosa, WI, a suburb of Milwaukee….

3 more home designs from Greg Natale…

What stuck out to me about this house is the lines. The lines of the furniture, the lines in the geometric patterns, the lines in the wallpaper. There are tons of shapes to keep your eyes moving and it’s definitely a conversation starter. The coffee table’s gunmetal colored tubed base echos in the wallpaper in…

Tiny Tot Thursday: Design Twins furniture, decor, & pretty pots

There is one instagram account that gets me every single time and that’s Design Twins. What I like most is their unique materials used for decor. There is a lot of paint on concrete and other things that ends up looking so fabulous.  Their pots and elevated planters are what really made me pay attention…

Architectural Digest’s Annual Design Show 2016

One of these years I want to attend the Architectural Digest’s Design Show. It truly seems like an experience that will leave you inspired. Over the weekend I instastalked everyone who went & furniture stores that had booths to see what went down. These are some of my favorites and the instagrammers who took those…