Shop My Former Loves on Hunter’s Alley!

March 14, 2014 Decorating
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I decorated my apartment about 6 years ago and while it’s comfortable and stylish enough I’ve been itching for change so I’ve decided to redecorate!  And that means I’m also cleaning house so I’m teaming up with Hunter’s Alley  –  a new online marketplace where you can shop and sell home decor – to host a “Former Loves” sale! I’m unloading a number of treasures inc …

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Domino’s Spring Issue is Here and it’s All About Color!

March 6, 2014 Decorating

The new, Spring issue of Domino is here! Have you had a chance to check it out? I just got my hands on a copy and have to say that it is really good! The issue is all about color and provided lots of inspiration for me because I am redecorating (!) and am working with a much bolder color palette which I am excited about. Can’t wait to share more on that!  In the meantime, here’s a peek …

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Trending: Lupita Nyong’o and Her ‘Nairobi Blue’ Prada Dress at the Oscars

March 4, 2014 Decorating
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Like the rest of the universe, I am completely smitten with Academy Award winner (!) Lupita Nyong’o. Aside from her undeniable talent and outstanding performance as Patsey in 12 Years a Slave, Lupita’s beauty, style and grace along with her Cinderella story has captured our hearts so it’s no surprise that all eyes were on her at the Oscars. The entire world was rooting for her to win …

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American Dream Builders: A First Look at Nate Berkus’ New TV Show

March 2, 2014 Decorating

Nate Berkus‘ new TV series is finally here!  American Dream Builders is a one-hour design competition show, where 12 interior designers and home builders take over a neighborhood and compete to renovate two homes from the ground up in just 5 days. They are judged on the end result and each week a member of the losing team is sent home. In the final episode, the last two designers standing …

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Get the Look: Olivia Pope’s Apartment on Scandal

February 27, 2014 Decorating
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Are you as obsessed with ABC’s Scandal as I am? I have been waiting with bated breath for the new episode which airs tonight and am giddy with excitement! I watched all of the sneak previews and am dying to know what’s happening with Mama Pope, can’t wait to see the drama ensue between Mellie and  Olivia, hear what bombshell Sally Langston is going to drop and, of course, see the Oliv …

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My Favorite Vintage Design Books for Inspiration

February 26, 2014 Decorating
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Among the many things I collect are vintage and out-of-print design books which are an endless source of inspiration for me. I love learning about how some of the most innovative design legends approached the decorating process, seeing their bodies of work and reading about their philosophies on design.  Some of these more obscure vintage design titles can be quite hard to find but I’ve h …

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