platner chair and modern wallpaper

Client Project: Eclectic Home Office with Colorful Wallpaper

Phew, after two solid weeks, I’m finally crawling out from underneath a killer flu that laid me flat! I spent most of last week in bed, living off toast and soup and barely even able to muster any interest in watching TV, let alone getting any work done! I was able to squeeze out some revisions […]

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gender neutral nursery

Complete Resource List for Kim’s Modern Gender Neutral Nursery!

As promised, here’s the complete breakdown on the nursery I designed for Kim of Eat Sleep Wear! From the get-go, our biggest goal with this space was to create a nursery that didn’t feel too much like a nursery. Kim and I both wanted a space that felt warm and inviting—the perfect room to welcome her […]

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modern organic decor

Shop Modern Organic Decor Accents from Bloomist

As I’m prepping to shoot Ivan’s office, I’m tapping all my favorite go-to’s for modern, organic accents to create the subtly layered effect I’m envisioning in the space. But sometimes it’s nice to add a new resource into the mix, so I was thrilled to stumble upon Bloomist! This recently launched website specializes in exactly […]

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gender neutral nursery design

My Gender Neutral Nursery Design for Eat Sleep Wear, Revealed!

Yay! At long last, the day has arrived when I can share the full reveal of the gender neutral nursery design I did for Kim of Eat Sleep Wear! We had so much fun bringing this space together. It felt especially close to my heart as Kim has been very open about her struggles with […]

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marble coffee table

Eclectic Living Room Makeover: Shopping for Mixed Materials Coffee Tables

There are some elements of a room—a great chair, a fabulous lamp, a standout sofa—that beg to be noticed. Then there are some that play a more supporting role, not always getting the attention that their flashier brethren demand. Yet because those items have to do some heavy lifting in tying the room together, they […]

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modern living room design

New Interiors Project: An Eclectic Modern Living Room Makeover

When I haven’t had my head buried in a few projects around my own house this month, I’ve been knee deep in a fun new residential client that Caroline and I took on towards the end of last year! This one is definitely outside my comfort zone, since the client’s style leans in a much […]

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Catch Our Tips for Moving In Together in Brides Magazine!

Last fall, an editor from Brides Magazine reached out to Ivan and me for a column she was writing about newlyweds in their living spaces. The focus of the article? How to combine styles and make decorating a joy when you’re moving in together! Even though Ivan and I lived together for years before we […]

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office with built-in desk

Designing A Roman Shade with Blinds.com for Ivan’s Office

This past week I’ve been scurrying to pull together the last details on my makeover of Ivan’s home office, since it’s one of my top January to-do’s to complete the room by the end of the month. Whenever I’m designing for my own home, I’m always struck by how much harder it is to make […]

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entryway design

Eat, Sleep, Wear Living Room: That Gorgeous Skram Furniture Entryway Bench!

I’ve spent the first workdays of 2019 focused on a few new client designs, but I can’t help looking back at my top projects of 2018 and dwelling on a few favorite details! I definitely grew a lot as a designer last year, and the living room makeover I did for Kim of Eat, Sleep, […]

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Warm + Elegant Holiday Table Setting Inspiration

Can you believe that Christmas is only five days away? This holiday season has flown by even faster than in previous years, and I’ve barely checked any fun traditions from my usual December revelries. (Granted, we’ve been dealing with a fair bit of heavy emotional stuff in the wake of the miscarriage, so our minds […]

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Gift Guide: Inspired Finds for the Restless Decorator

The truth about decorating your home is that it’s more of a journey than a destination. The thrill of the hunt, the delight of an unexpected find, the satisfaction of a growing collection, and the curiosity of exploring new layouts and arrangements: As any design lover will tell you, these are the real joys of […]

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Our Winter Bedroom Update, Part Two!

As we near the end of the year, I’m scurrying to wrap up projects around the house so that we can start 2019 with a clean slate! The mini refresh I gave our modern bedroom this fall is the perfect testament to how a few small changes can make an old space feel new again. […]

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