Kelly Wearstler for Surface Magazine…

In the Builders Issue of Surface magazine (Issue 125), out on newsstands now, interior designer Kelly Wearstler gave an interesting tidbit on the candidates that they interview. She said they all seem to have the same Pinterest account and that people in general should pick up books and read more for inspiration. This made me wonder as…

Cloud Hunter’s Feminine pretty luxury bedding made in the US

I love white bedding. It reminds me of being in a hotel. There is something soothing about comfy white comforters. I even like when white duvets are a little decorative. If you do, then you’ll love Cloud Hunter’s collection of luxury bedding made here in the United States. Yep, right in L.A. is where CH’s…

Creating a travel themed bedroom

  When I pick up souvenirs from my trips around the world, I find that the best place to keep them is my bedroom. As you might expect, it’s quite an eclectic collection of objects that would look out of place in the rest of the house. My love of travel objects has inspired me…

Pretty Ikea textiles plus artwork hanging tips…

Such a cozy outdoor area and the vibrant colors make all the difference… I like the botanicals with mirrors anchoring the fireplace. Sidenote, I am over on Zatista.com giving my advice for hanging artwork. Please check it out here as well as their site for beautiful art like these below. {Images via}

Deep rich plum hued velvet seating…

After black, purple is my favorite hue. Not the grape shade but the deep plums and shades that look a bit bluish. I even love the pink purples like magenta and mulberry. To have velvet upholstery in the color is so rich and regal.

Entrepreneurial Showcase: A. Amani Bush for Amani at Home…

 I admire anyone who juggles multiple jobs especially while following their dreams to create their passion. After completing an African-American studies program and being enriched in culture from travels to Africa, this guest blogger launched the ethnic print Etsy shop known as Amani at Home.     Name: A. Amani Bush   City: Washington, DC   Profession: Principal designer…

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,…