An update to my home….

If you follow along on instagram, you may have noticed my console table area has gotten a new look. See the before here. It starting feeling cluttered and I wanted to find ways to simplify the look. My bar cart is near there so I didn’t want two surfaces with a lot of stuff on…

Painted ornate mirrors…

So I have always had a thing for old ornate mirrors. I love the details of the wood and really like oompth given to them by paint. I have been looking and looking and hoping to stumble on one while thrifting and I finally did. Keep reading for my very own transformation… Using a mirror…

A lot of cobalt blue, navy and turquoise…

A nice example of art in the bathroom though I wouldn’t advise it for a bathroom that gets used often. See more of this home tour on House Beautiful. {Designed by Robert Passal & photo by Jonny Valiant}

Affordable Art under $50 from eyesonwalls.com plus my living room

I love art especially affordable pieces. So I thank Brittany who hipped me to Eyes on Walls who sent me this lovely poster. I wanted something abstract that would bring out the blues in my living room decor and since I already have animals figurines through out (peep the giraffes), figured I would keep it…

Indulge Daily 5.6.13

{this cafe as seen first here} Kelly Wearstler didn’t design this but it could have easily been. I love the look of it.

I’m inspired by bright lacquered animal statues and figurines…

Designer Miguel Palacio has something in common with me. We both have animal statues. Mine are a panther and elephant. In giving my old decor new life, I spraypainted mine. Jonathan Adler was the inspiration as his home decor lines always feature bright colored animals. I loved the dogs from the Barbie House he designed…

X marks the spot…

X legged benches & tables are pretty popular right now. Do you own anything X’d?

Indulge Daily 3.11.13

I believe this is from Kelly Wearstler. We should indulge in some vibrant rich hues every once in a while. What would be your vibrant hue of choice?