Thoughts on the New Year Ahead…

January 2, 2014 Notes from Nicole
2013 highlights

Happy New Year! 2013 has come and gone… It’s crazy how quickly time flies and what an amazing year it was! This Instagram that I posted last New Year’s eve established my mantra for 2013 and, as I always do, I kicked off year by writing down all of my goals. It was a loooong list. In the past when I reflect back on the year prior, I’m usually faced with the disappointing realization …

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Instagram Recap: Dec 2013

December 28, 2013 Notes from Nicole
nicolegibbonsstyle instagram

I hope everyone had a lovely holiday season and a Merry Christmas! With the craziness surrounding the holidays I haven’t had time to plan many posts so I thought I’d share a peek at what I’ve been up to lately via my iPhone and Instagram lens…

I styled this pretty arrangement of roses for a recent shoot in my home for Redbook. Love the pop of bright pinks and fuschia against the bl …

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November 28, 2013 Notes from Nicole

Thanksgiving is my absolute favorite holiday because, void of presents and over-commercialization, it’s truly all about spending quality time with loved ones, sharing good food, creating lasting new memories and reflecting on the many things we have to be thankful for. This year I’m thankful that I’ve had the opportunity to live out my dreams, I am thankful to have such an incredible g …

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Link Love: Inside Rachel Bilson’s Bohemian Bungalow, Michael Smith’s Chic LA Office, Our New Favorite Food Blog & More

November 17, 2013 Notes from Nicole
Kishani Perera Rachel Bilson

I spent the weekend in LA with plenty of downtime to relax and browse the web. Here are a few of the must-visit links that I’m loving:

A Look Inside Rachel Bilson and Hayden Christensen’s Stylish LA Home
I’m loving the boho chic vibe of actress Rachel Bilson and Hayden Christensen’s Hollywood hills abode designed by Kishani Perera. See it in the November 2013 issue of Lonny. LINK

Ha …

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Join me TONIGHT for a Live Facebook Chat for Home Made Simple, plus see a sneak peek of my debut episode!

October 29, 2013 Notes from Nicole

I am super excited for my debut on Home Made Simple this Saturday! To gear up for the episode, I’ll be taking over the Home Made Simple Facebook Page TONIGHT at 9PM EST for a live chat! I’ll be answering questions, dishing out decorating tips and chatting about all things design! I’d love for you to join me and post any questions you have about decor and more! See you there! AND – …

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