Asymmetrical VS Symmetrical…

{The Aestate Tumblr} Some people think symmetry in design is boring and too safe. I personally love it but if something isn’t symmetrical, I prefer that it’s at least balanced. By that I mean, if there is a console table with a lamp on one side and a plant on the other, I would want…

Just wanna say…

Thank you. It truly makes my day the feedback I get on a day to day basis. I’ve noticed this blog has gotten a traffic increase the last several weeks. Not sure exactly where it’s all coming from but if you added me to your blogroll or link back a post or retweeted anything of…

Staying cozy with faux furs pt 2…

Love the image of the pillow fight. That’s what comfy beds are made of and faux furs add to the luxuriousness. Faux fur just softens the look of a room especially when used abundantly… This rug is everything to me. Do they make faux cowhide that actually looks nice? That swing is also slick too……

Faux Sho…staying cozy with faux furs…Pt 1

We need ways to stay warm but don’t want to compromise style with big ugly throws…faux furs are always a surefire way to bring warmth and cozy chicness. Sidenote: I need to stop scheduling posts before I finish. I didn’t realize this wasn’t a draft so yeah…gotta do a pt 2 with all the other…

Winter Comforts…prepare to cozy up with these fabrics…

Just like Spring and Summer, we can prepare for the colder seasons by swapping out pillows and adding certain textiles to the space. Yeah I know it’s still fall but here in Milwaukee we’ve hit lows at the freezing mark (although today is going to be 60).  Heavy cozy materials like tweed, plaid, corduroy, cable knit,…