Home Made Simple: DIY Fabric Lampshade

March 27, 2015 Decorating

DIY Fabric Lampshade
I realized I’ve been pretty quiet here on the blog about Home Made Simple and I wanted to share that new episodes with me have been airing on OWN so be sure to tune in on Saturdays at 9a/8a C!  When we’re filming the show we also shoot a series of fun webisodes with easy and creative DIYs to accompany each episode. Here’s a quick DIY video on how to make a stylish fabric lamp shade. This will be featured in an all-new Home Made Simple airing tomorrow so be sure to tune-in to watch as I help turn a dog rescuer’s design disaster living room into a pretty and pink retreat! You can see a preview here and for your daily dose of DIY inspiration, click below for the lampshade tutorial! One final note – I always share updates about Home Made Simple and other projects on social media so be sure to follow me on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook to stay connected and in real time!

A Teen Vogue Editor’s Stylish Rental Bathroom Makeover

March 26, 2015 Decorating
A Stylish Rental Bathroom Upgrade for Under $500!

My friend Elaine is one stylish woman. She also happens to be the Beauty & Health Director at Teen Vogue and not long ago she moved to a new apartment in the super trendy West Village. Elaine says that as long as she’s been in New York she has always wanted to have her very own Carrie Bradshaw moment living in the West Village but in order to live in one of Manhattan’s most coveted n …

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Before & After: Brooklyn Brownstone Kitchen Renovation

March 24, 2015 Decorating
A before and after Brooklyn Brownstone Kitchen Renovation - sohautestyle.com

I love a good before and after and in the case of my #ProjectParkSlope clients, the change after their kitchen reno was quite dramatic as you can see in these side by side photos. Here’s a quick look at the transformation…

This before shot is from the home’s real estate listing. The house was originally built in 1876 and although this pictures is actually fairly recent, the k …

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The Best Green Smoothie Bowl Recipe Ever

March 23, 2015 Food & Recipes
The Best Green Smoothie Bowl Recipe Ever

Once upon a time I used to never eat breakfast. For years, the only thing remotely close for me was a cup of coffee on the way to work. And we all know the cliché fact that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. A few years ago when I dedicated myself to living a healthier lifestyle, I began forcing myself to have a morning meal each day which I’ve been pretty successful at sti …

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My Favorite Scented Candles

March 16, 2015 Decorating
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I’m a huge home fragrance junkie. I have candles all around my apartment and there’s something about having my place constantly filled with delicious scents that’s totally comforting. I thought I’d share a few of my favorite candles that I’m burning at the moment including one scent that I can’t live without!

I’ll admit, I was first drawn to this candle because of the pretty …

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