Designs · For the Home

Put a Button on it

I have a small obsession with covered buttons. They add such a tailored, finished feel to any project. I think most people think of them relating to clothing, I’m included in that, but they also look great on drapes and roman shades and pillows. They would pretty much look great on anything. Adding dressmaking details to… Continue reading Put a Button on it

Designs · For the Home

Lace Overlay

I want to introduce to you one of my favorite projects that I have worked on recently (or ever). These are a pair of cafe curtains I recently made for someone. After I finished them I wanted to make lace overlay everything: dresses, more panels, roman shades, dresses. That’s a good project, something that leaves… Continue reading Lace Overlay

For the Home

Ornamentation

Up until recently I would have classified myself as a Christmas Scrooge. I thought the holiday was too commercialized, too rushed, too chaotic, and my list would have gone on forever. I hated Christmas music, except for N’SYNC Christmas. But I listen to N’SYNC Christmas year round so that doesn’t really count. But now, I… Continue reading Ornamentation

For the Home

DIY: Furniture Refinishing

Have you ever found that you go through phases in your life of what you seem to prioritize? I am currently going through one such phase where all I can think about is maximizing storage space. Ever since David and I moved under one roof and are consolidating our belongings it is becoming clear that… Continue reading DIY: Furniture Refinishing

Designs · For the Home

The One With All The Fabric

Today is the reveal of the house I have been working on and told you about a couple of weeks ago. Yay! Let’s start in the living room. The homeowner has this beautiful wall of windows and a set of french doors. She wanted privacy, but didn’t want to add bulk to that wall, so she… Continue reading The One With All The Fabric

Designs · For the Home

Teaser

The past few months have been dedicated solely to one job, an entire living space of a house. Next week is the final installation, which means this week has been a little crazy finishing everything up. I will be showing you the finished projects of everything installed, but this week is about teasing you with… Continue reading Teaser

Designs · For the Home

The Singing Bird

  Most of my style posts have dealt with the subject of fashion and clothing. Which I love, don’t get me wrong. It’s just that I also love home decor, which happens to be my main profession. So I wanted to share with you guys a project I recently finished. It’s a project I really… Continue reading The Singing Bird