- Month: November 2015 -

Thankful

  The holidays are a crazy time for everyone. It is really easy to get caught up in the twenty million things that you need to buy and complete, and I often do. I enjoy every holiday, but sometimes I regret taking on so many holiday related tasks, ideas, and presents. Yes ten foot DIY ornament garlands are super fun to make, but do I really need one for my holiday to be successful? No. Do I really need to make three different side dishes for Thanksgiving when my mom clearly has it covered? No. This year I have been truly blessed. I have met some amazing people that have truly changed my life, and let go of some of the people that have negatively impacted my life as well. While the bad times…

Holiday Gifts for Him

  | Leather Duffel Bag, Barrington Gifts | 3/4 Zip Pullover Sweater, Vineyard Vines | Key Fob, Mark and Graham | Whiskey Stones, Amazon | Rocks Glasses, Mark and Graham | Watch Case, Mark and Graham | Watch, Daniel Wellington | Candle (Mahogany Teakwood), Bath and Body Works | When it comes to buying presents for the men in my life - it can pose a bit of a challenge. How am I supposed to know what boys want for Christmas? After extensively questioning said men in my life, I have come to one conclusion. Men, like women, like to receive nice stuff that they won't ever get around to buying for themselves. I mean really.... who legitly puts whiskey stones on their shopping list of things to buy for themselves? Not I. Therein lies the beauty…

50+ Interior Design Secrets

  Designing the perfect space is hard! You think that you may know what you want, but when you put it together, it still doesn't have that professional look that you were going for. You think to yourself, if they can do it, why can't I? I have soooo been there. While designing your dream space takes patience and a creative eye, it isn't something that can't be done with the right interior designer tips and tricks in your arsenal. After years of research, trial and error, and personal experience, I have discovered and utilized the design tips and tricks that I am sharing with ya'll today. I just got really excited! Did you?! Good. Let's do this! 1. Symmetry is one of my Tried and True Design Rules. If you place a sconce…

Faux Fur for Fall

  | Camel Coat, ASOS $162 | Grey Fur Coat, ASOS $123 | Green Coat, ASOS $170 (clearly they have a good selection of faux fur) | Pink Fur Coat (my favorite!), ASOS $189 | Ox Blood Sweater, GUESS $128 $60 on sale! | Black Faux Fur Vest, Top Shop $125 | Fur Pom Pom Beanie, ASOS $22 |  Faux Fur Wrap, Missguided $28 | When faux fur first came back onto the scene last fall and winter, I wasn't sure if I was on board with it yet. However, when the crisp fall weather rolled around this year, I knew that this fall 2015 fashion trend was something that I needed to try out. It is no coincidence that faux fur has reemerged onto the fashion scene this year along with all of…