Top Five

February 27, 2015 Decorating

Here are the top five things I loved on the internet this week:

How to Mix Pillows Like a Pro

5 Steps to Mixing Pillows Like a Pro
My designer/blogger pal Amber Lewis dishes her secrets for artfully mixing pillows on

How To Fake Confidence

How to Act Like The Most Powerful Girl in the World shares 12 tips to help boost your confidence in any social situation.

How to Get Karlie Kloss Abs

Supermodel Abs
Vogue sits in on a workout session with supermodel Karlie Kloss and her trainer Justin Geleband to show us all how to get Karlie’s killer abs.

fashion inspiration from pinterest

31 Pretty Fashion Images That Blew Up on Pinterest
Lots of style inspiration in this roundup of most-pinned fashion images from Who What Wear.

how to escape a tinder nightmare

How to Escape a Tinder Nightmare
Dating disasters are an unfortunate reality that comes with being single. In this witty article, #TinderinBrooklyn teaches us the three steps to avoiding a Tinder date gone wrong.

DIY Moroccan Inspired Tray Table

February 26, 2015 Decorating
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On Home Made Simple on OWN I do a lot of budget DIY projects. Here’s a quick and easy DIY from the show where I show you how to make a cute little moroccan-inspired tray table using a thrifted plant stand and brass tray! Click to watch the video and scroll down for a recap of the instructions!

Pant stand
100-grit sandpaper
Tacky cloth
Spray paint
Foam mounting strips
Decorativ …

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Google Will Run Your Errands and It’s the Best Thing to Ever Happen

February 25, 2015 House Keeping
Google Shopping Express - Google Will Run Your Errands and It's the Best Thing to Ever Happen . Read about it at

Over the summer I was on a late-night Target run when I noticed a girl filling up a shopping cart who appeared to be checking things off a list on her smartphone and she was wearing a shirt that said Google Shopping Express. Curious, I stopped to ask her what Google Shopping Express was and she proceeded to tell me all about Google’s new same-day shopping service. As dramatic as i …

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Decor Porn: John Legend & Chrissy Teigen’s New York Apartment

February 24, 2015 Decorating
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I think John Legend & Chrissy Teigen are a the most insanely cute couple and I was excited to see them on a recent cover of Architectural Digest. (Yay for diversity!) While I’m typically not drawn to dark, moody spaces I absolutely loved their home. The one-bedroom apartment located in a neighborhood adjacent to New York’s Little Italy was designed by Desiderata Design in collaborat …

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7 Secrets to a Perfectly Styled Bookcase

February 23, 2015 Decorating
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I always say that good design is all in the details and sometimes it can be difficult to get the little details just right. This is especially true when it comes to styling a bookshelf. Filling up large amounts of empty space in an artful way is no easy task. Whenever I’m re-styling my own bookshelves it often takes me hours! If you’re stuck on how to style your bookshelves, here are …

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Easy Homemade Kettle Corn

February 21, 2015 Food & Recipes
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I’m not a huge snacker but whenever I have the inevitable craving, my go-to snack is always kettle corn. Whether I’m craving sweet or salty this always hits the spot and it’s perfect for a daily treat, movie night, a game day or to enjoy while watching your favorite awards show. I always prefer to make my own rather than buying it pre-packaged because homemade is always the hea …

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