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Buying vintage

Sometimes you just feel good design in your bones, but you hesitate because buying vintage furniture online means A. what if the sizing turns out to be wrong? I’m not always the best at measurements. B. you cannot send it back. There are no returns on sites like etsy! C. what if they didn’t truly represent the item and you get a piece of garbage and are out of a…

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Have cash, will buy?

I took my own advice any decided to buy the Target Oslo table. I haven’t been too keen on the hand-me-down antique side table I’ve been rocking for soooome time now. It’s time to go! Bye old friend! While I was in there, I thought, what the heck, I’ll buy a new lamp too! I can get rid of the old garbage lamp that sits on the old hand-me-down table!…

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The gifting train, all aboard!

I thought I’d join the gifting blog train and offer you up some affordable home decor gifting solutions. I personally can vouch for #2 as being the cutest vase on Earth. They remind me of Alexander Girard’s obsession with folk art. You know I love him. I picked one up this past weekend at my local West Elm. Bistro Candles/ 2. Atelier Stella Vase/ 3. Loire Saffron Quilt/ 4. Painted Plumes Flamingo Tray/…

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Christmas time is here!

Time for joy and cheer! (Get ready for a butt load of personal opinion.) And tree trimming. And people posting their trees on facebook. And me judging them. Over the years I have come to be quite judgmental of other people’s trees. I full-on detest a fake tree. Especially the ones that look like perfectly compact triangles. You know the ones, they’re skinny and have no erratic branches sticking out?…

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