Posts Tagged ‘top ten posts’

Best of March & April

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

It’s May tomorrow (already!) which is my favorite month tied with September, gorgeous weather, flowers in bloom, and the kids are still in school (ha!). These are the top ten not to miss posts from the past two months including DIY projects and decorating articles, enjoy! best of april

Spring arrived in our living room; take a trip with me to St. Helena in the Napa Valley. We’re contemplating a look like these beautiful freestanding tubs; get inspired by the marbled/marbleized trend.

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An in depth look at kitchen countertops, pros and cons. Some DIY projects included my little bone inlay inspired tray, getting creative with floribunda printables, and the beginning of a built-in banquette. Don’t miss this roundup of inspiring Etsy artists who specialize in watercolors and this look at the interiors in House of Cards is fun for all the fans of the show.

Cheers to a productive May & June!

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Best of September + Weekend Reading

Friday, October 4th, 2013

I have really enjoyed this week so much, between the fall sprucing and the beautiful weather, it’s been lovely hanging around the house. This weekend is shaping up to be both relaxing and busy in a good way, we’re wrapping up the soccer season, working on the shelter home that’s recently been painted, I’ll be trimming a window and painting a front door and sharing more details soon. And of course Sunday brings another round of great football watching!

Here’s the roundup of the not to miss posts from September: best of sept 1

Autumn arrived in the living room with a few seasonal touches; I tackled two more colors in the Color Series, decorating with black and decorating with orange. Also DIY fabric coasters.

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Did you see the before on this cabinet makeover? Take a tour of the Valley of the Moon in Sonoma, and here are a few Etsy artists I like (plus more reader favorites in comments). After a trip to NYC, I wrote up an inexpert fall fashion report and some images of the High Line and Chelsea. I published a list of 75+ favorite retailers for home decor and accessories.

More links I enjoyed this week …

Domino Mag relaunches – expect great things.

George Clooney and Cindy Crawford are neighbors, tour their stunning Mexican villas.

He said She said – building a home together.

That smell of the first fall rain we all love? It has a name. (thanks Sherry!)

Five tips for starting a business by Abby Larson of Style Me Pretty.

Thoughts on the new Etsy guidelines.

A great company starts with a great idea.

Facebook is building its own housing.

Sagrada Familia to be completed in 2026 but finished here in 60 seconds.

I’ve been humming this song all week long.

 

And a few more of my articles from around the web:

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Five Ways to Brighten Your Bed at BH&G

Five Ways to Dress Wood Stairs at BH&G

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Global Patterns & Textiles in Home Decor at Lamps Plus

Tips on Choosing Grey Paint Colors at My Colortopia

 

Enjoy the article and links and have a fab fall weekend!

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