project // ikea hack: bar cart(ish)

In rearranging our living room furniture the other day for the umpteenth time, I found myself with an empty spot in the corner just begging to be filled. I’ve always liked the idea of having a bar cart, but could … Continue reading

home decor // nursery room design

Earlier this summer I took an interior design course at the California College of the Arts. I’ve always had a personal interest in interior design, so it was interesting to go more in depth on everything from the standard sizes of architectural elements and appliances, to lighting considerations, to the optimal amount of space to leave for circulation in a room. Continue reading

home decor // bathroom refresh for fall

Our bathroom is very white – white walls, white tile, white laminate. Being a rental, we can’t change any of this, but it does make for a nice blank canvas. Until recently, the white theme had continued with a white shower curtain and white towels, and only a small pop of color in the green rug. Last weekend, I got inspired to do a fall update when I saw this shower curtain on clearance at Target in rust. I managed to steer clear of white and get coordinating rust and deep gray towels, an incredibly comfortably gray rug, and mercury glass accessories. Continue reading