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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Brooklyn Bedroom Before & After

March 13, 2015 Decorating
Brooklyn Master Bedroom Before & After

I always feel that bedrooms should be calming and serene and in the case of my #projectparkslope clients who have two small kids, I wanted to create a master bedroom that felt like a retreat from toddler central. The space has a beautiful white marble fireplace which inspired a very soft color scheme. The clients lived in an all gray apartment previously and were nervous about the idea of …

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Brooklyn Brownstone Project Reveal!

March 11, 2015 Decorating
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I spent a good chunk of last year working on a design project for the cutest family ever in Brooklyn. After living in a much smaller apartment in Tribeca for a number of years, the clients decided to decamp Manhattan for the much more residential neighborhood of Park Slope. They purchased a beautiful, landmarked Neo-Grec brownstone that was originally built in 1876 and the home fe …

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DIY Moroccan Inspired Tray Table

February 26, 2015 Decorating
DIY Moroccan Brass Tray Table - sohautestye.com

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!

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

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