Kitchen Renovation Details: Our KitchenAid Black Stainless Appliances

Happy Friday, friends! This has been a week of ups and downs. If you follow along on my Instagram stories, you know I’m on day 12 of a month-long nutrition overhaul to get some pesky health challenges in check. Change takes time, and I’ve alternately felt terrific and crummy since starting this journey. However I’m […]

Read more

3 Decorating Tips for a Simple and Happy Home

As much as interior design is about aesthetics, it’s also about laying the groundwork for how we want to feel as we move through our lives. That’s why I love decorating a new space so much. It’s an opportunity to set the scene for making every day just a little better! For example, I recently […]

Read more

New Project Alert: A Colorful Modern Office Design

I’ve been feeling a little down on myself because I’ve been having the hardest time keeping up with blog posts lately—it’s not easy to keep up with the daily ins-and-outs of creating content when there are also larger, ongoing projects in the works! So I thought I’d share a peek at one of those projects […]

Read more

Enter to Win an $8000 Kitchen Renovation Giveaway!

Every morning, when I wake up and walk into our recently completed kitchen, I pinch myself that this is my home! As I’ve shared, the 4-month renovation process wasn’t easy, but it was so worth it to have a light, bright, beautiful, and functional space for cooking. Grateful doesn’t even really begin to describe how we […]

Read more

Fave Spring Decor Picks from the New Opalhouse Collection at Target

Last Friday I got a sneak peek at a new home decor launch from Target, and while I know it’s totally a cliche to say it, I can’t resist: Target does it again! The latest release is an in-house brand called Opalhouse, and it’s pretty darn special. Target’s design team drew upon inspiration from around […]

Read more

Stay at the Cutest Silverlake Los Angeles Airbnb!

As much as I love the luxury of a stay at a fancy hotel, there’s an undeniable appeal to renting a house while traveling. You feel like you have a home base to relax in, and you get to live like a local for a while. And if you play your cards right, the rental […]

Read more

2018 Interior Design Color Trends with Jaipur Living

Exactly one year ago, I was wrapping up an epic adventure in India with the team from Jaipur Living. In the time since then, it’s been wonderful to watch all the great things the company is up to. They’re consistently at the forefront of the trends with their ever-evolving collection of rugs and other home […]

Read more

Honeymooning at Hotel San Cristobal, Todos Santos Mexico

Last weekend we took a quick 2-day jaunt to Mexico for a friend’s wedding, and the trip reminded me that I’ve yet to share photos from our honeymoon in Todos Santos on the Baja Peninsula last December! That vacation was definitely one of the highlights of 2017 for us—second only to the wedding itself, of […]

Read more

Bedroom Update: Woven Leather Chair from Barnaby Lane

For years I’ve been crushing on Australian design. It seems as though every time I see a residential or commercial project that both pushes the envelope but also feels totally approachable and inviting, it’s located Down Under! It’s hard to put my finger on exactly why that country’s interiors firms have such visionary sensibilities, but […]

Read more

Spring’s Best New Design Book: Exclusive Video for ‘Your Home, Your Style’

I’ve lost track of how many years I’ve known Donna Garlough, but suffice to say we go way back. She’s been a prominent member of the design and online media scene for ages, first as a magazine editor and then as the style director at Joss & Main. And as if her resume weren’t impressive enough, for […]

Read more

Layering Patterns for The Ultimate Modern Interiors Mix

Who doesn’t love a hot-off-the-presses design project to ogle? That’s exactly what I’ve got for you guys today: A just-completed, whole-home renovation from Bay Area-based interiors guru Jeff Schlarb. Jeff describes his signature look as “Rad Elegance”, and the phrase is utterly apt in these images from one of his latest projects. It’s the perfect […]

Read more

Our Kitchen Renovation: Brass Sconces + Flush Mount Light from Schoolhouse Electric

We are so close to wrapping up the final few details on the resources used in our kitchen renovation! It’s been such fun sharing the journey with you; and writing about it after the fact, turning the spotlight on my amazing design and brand partners, has really helped me shift into gratitude for how beautifully this […]

Read more