one holiday to the next!

The transition from Thanksgiving to Christmas is QUICK! One holiday to the next that's for sure -- Thanksgiving is over and it's time for the tree. I'm definitely not complaining I love the Christmas season!! Here are a few snapshots of our Thanksgiving which we had at our apartment! It was … [Read more...]

emilia wickstead christmas magic.

I came across this photo from Alice Naylor-Leyland's Instagram {one of my VERY favorite accounts to follow for English countryside inspiration!!!} and fell in LOVE. It's from the Emilia Wickstead Christmas dinner at the Michelin House in Chelsea, London. I am fairly certain my invitation got … [Read more...]

design crush: mario buatta.

The designer Mario Buatta is known as the Prince of Chintz. He boldly reinterprets the English country-house look. This style has inspired him for more than 50 years. I adore his gorgeous classic designs. Here's some of his beautiful work... Charleston … [Read more...]

shop ’til you drop!

It's here!!! Cyber Monday! Time to grab your breakfast and most certainly your coffee and check out some of the amazing deals to be had today. There are so many sales that it's a little overwhelming. Here's a few that I'll be browsing... Nordstrom // Extra 20% off sale items Serena … [Read more...]

glossier gifts.

I hope everyone had a fabulous Thanksgiving! Today I want to talk about Glossier -- one of my new favorite beauty brands. It started from the beauty blog who created this full blown beauty brand. As always, I'm a sucker for packaging so there's that {their packaging is simple … [Read more...]

thanksgiving tablescapes.

I've rounded up some of the most beautiful Thanksgiving tablescapes to get you in the mood for Thanksgiving, food & family tomorrow! :) I adore these simple printable "I am thankful for" place mats! We are hosting Thanksgiving at our apartment for my in-laws and I'm definitely going … [Read more...]

gifts under $100.

I'm determined to buy Christmas gifts early this year -- the last minute scramble is stressful and takes the excitement away from finding gifts for your loved ones! For the women in my life I like to purchase based on items I would like myself, when you want to keep it - you know it's … [Read more...]

rose gold everything.

I've always been a fan of rose gold. My wedding band is rose gold and the below diamond bar necklace that I got for Christmas last year from my dad {via Richter & Phillips!!!} is rose gold. I love how dainty this piece is - I never take it off. Anyone looking for Christmas gift ideas - give R&P a … [Read more...]

southern charm: nashville home.

Nashville decorator Sarah Bartholomew's Georgian home is an absolute dream. From the batik-inspired wallpaper {Pierre Frey's Toiles de Nantes} to the chinoiserie porcelain vases & garden stools... it is my ultimate design inspiration. The mix of traditional & modern style … [Read more...]

friday five.

TGIF! So happy it's the weekend and can't wait to spend time with some friends who are in town from Chicago. A Friday Five round up for you today... 1. FOOD I made this lasagne soup on Sunday from Skinny Taste and it was a HIT. It was on Skinny Taste's top recipes from 2015 {see the full … [Read more...]