CABLE KNIT CROP

Thank god for high-waisted denim because these tops just keep getting shorter. Am I right? When the cropped sweater look came out I immediately resisted, and then I tried it on… what I discovered was the chunkier the knit the better for this look because there isn’t a lot of movement in heavy sweaters. When…

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ALL BLACK EVERYTHING

I doubt there were any questions, but in case you were wondering… I am always “team all black.” There’s nothing chicer than an all-black outfit, something about it just makes me feel powerful. Plus, these Free People leggings are only $78 but look like a million bucks.

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DOWN TO THE STUDS

Well, this was NOT the plan. We had no intentions of taking this place down to the studs… but it turns out, that behind that horrible 70’s wallpaper was wood paneling. And not the cute wood paneling we could paint to make look like shiplap. BAD wood paneling. And, well, it all had to go.…

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ANNIVERSARY SESSION

Because photos are the new paper, right? We hiked about an hour against the wind (hence our fab hair) for these shots… I think it was worth it. Nic isn’t super into photos, but we survived a year of marriage so I, of course, had to arrange a photo shoot to commemorate the occasion. I found…

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DESIGN INSPIRATION

I’ve had a secret Pinterest board for our first fixer upper about two years now. And the second we bought this house, Nic and I both had a very clear idea of what we wanted it to look like. I’m not sure if I’ve slowly brainwashed him into thinking subway tile with dark grout is…

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FEMININE DETAILS

I gravitate toward that “celebrity at the airport” vibe. Trendy but comfortable; elevated basics mixed in with a few on-trend pieces. I fully believe a good white tee and a great pair of denim can take you places. So… this top is a big branch out for me. It’s more city-chic than LA-casual, but I’m okay…

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