Tuesday’s Tips: limit the search process with clear organizers

I’m baaaack! Thanks for being patient with me and still following along. Let’s get started shall we? It is Tuesday and if you been reading for a while you know I always share some sorta tip. This one is about making life a little easier with correct storage. Out of Sight Out of Mind is…

Sometimes you need a break…

As you can see…all of these images feature art by me. I will share more later on my artwork and update you on my rec room which features a beautiful teal hue by Dutch Boy Paints.  Honestly, all has not been well. Right now…I just need a break. I know my blogging has been a…

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…

My Office deets….

I’ve been looking for ways to incorporate some greenery in certain areas of my home. I kill plants. I’m not good with them and don’t have a green thumb. So for me, selecting faux potted cacti from Commercial Silk was the best option. I can get the look of real plants without the hassle and upkeep. And…

October is here…which means Christmas is in a few weeks..

Is it me or did the summer fly by, September was gone in 2 eye blinks and now it’s October? It’s like the holidays are literally around the corner and Christmas will be here in no time. Here are some snippets of my office. I changed some stuff around and added new decor like this…

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…

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….

Tailored and Edited with pops of orange…

Dan Mazzarini and Brian Humphrey of New York interior design firm BHDM really created a beautiful home for their client. I like the bulk scale of all the pieces especially the black cabinet. To see the entire home tour, head over to Domaine Home. {Images via Adam Macchia}

Happy 1st Monday of the Year!

My Monday didn’t get off to a great start. However I was determined to not let that ruin my day and I feel great now. Sometimes you just have to change your mindset…. Nothing says motivation like a well designed work space… I like the use of this space. Not sure of the room’s square…