A Simple & Stylish Storage Solution for Leftover Paint

July 14, 2011 Decorating

It’s always a good idea to hang on to leftover paint from a project in case you need to do touch-ups in the future. But have you ever stored your paint in its original can only to find it completely dried out when you need it? Once you pry open a paint can, it’s no longer sealed so you’re inevitably letting air in which will cause your paint to dry out quickly.  A simple and stylish s …

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Erin Fetherston’s Heavenly Home in Tribeca

May 23, 2011 Inspiration & Ideas

I usually don’t like to re-blog content from other sites but I nearly died when I saw these photos of fashion designer Erin Fetherston’s NYC apartment! Her stunning Tribeca loft was beautifully captured by photographer Claiborne Swanson Frank for Vogue.com and I instantly fell in love with the space. Those high ceilings…the perfectly weathered floors…those gorgeous doors and those en …

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My Craigslist Dining Chairs: Before & After

May 20, 2011 Inspiration & Ideas
so haute chair before after

It’s been a while since I’ve shared one of my home decorating projects so I thought I’d give you a before and after look at my dining room chair makeover.  I’ve been holding on to these photos for ages! I picked up these Duncan Phyfe style mahogany harp back chairs on from a friendly Craigslist seller in New Jersey about a year and a half ago. I paid $80 for all 4 chairs…an awesom …

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Weekend Links

March 19, 2011 Inspiration & Ideas
Ryan Korban - 1st Dibs Profile

A design by Ryan Korban for pro Skateboarder Chad Muska. Photographer: Patrick Cline. Photo via 1st Dibs

From chic house tours and party planning tips from a top Hollywood decorator to the
new crop of tween design bloggers whose names you should know, here are our favorite articles from around the web that you must read this weekend!

*LA based celebrity interior designer Nathan Turner shar …

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Undecorate Hits Shelves + My Chat With Christiane Lemieux About Her No-Rules Decorating Approach

March 8, 2011 Fab Finds

Undecorate – by Christiane Lemieux.

DwellStudio Founder and Creative Director Christiane Lemieux has just released her first coffee table book, out today, that celebrates the art of achieving an unfussy, effortlessly chic home. It’s titled Undecorate: The No-Rules Approach to Interior Design and after eagerly anticipating its arrival for more than a year, I was lucky enough to receive a …

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