Design Takeaways 1.8.15

I want to stumble across some really cool bar stools while thrifting. I want some that can easily be reupholstered and spray painted…. The gold stands out in this bathroom. Has anyone ever painted their hardware? I heard you shouldn’t but I think it may work for handles and pulls…  The paneling in this bedroom…

**new series** Kitchen Options: Farmhouse Sinks

I pin so many images to my kitchen pinterest board that I figured I’d start a new series about different options because frankly, there are a ton. First up farmhouse sinks… I love the modern look of a slanted front above. Farmhouse sinks, also known as apron fronts because of the exposed frontal part, are…

Nicely Tailored and fabulous Window Shades

{Catherine Martin & Restoration Hardware for the Plaza NY} Usually I gravitate toward lengthening window treatments that puddle to the ground but lately I’ve been seeing great things with shades. No longer old fashioned or stuffy, shades are being made with trendy patterns and gorgeous styles. I still prefer a romanticroman but tailored ones are quite…

Sponsor Spotlight: Jamieshop.com

Please welcome my newest sponsor, nationally renowed interior designer Jamie Herzlinger of JAMIESHOP.COM. JamieShop.com is an online buying service that allows you to purchase luxury furnishings that are typically sold “to trade only”. From wallpaper, lighting, fabrics, rugs, décor and furniture, you can purchase items up to 50% off retail price. Having had over 20…

Reflective Finishes…Uber Fab…

{La Dolce Vita} One surefire way to create a glammed out space is by adding reflective touches and mirrored pieces to your decor. Like most women, I love all things shiny & sparkly so every pic in this post is worth indulging in. The espresso hued argyle floor pattern is gorgeous. Gold metallic hues from the…