the fruit of my labor..


because i get over 7,000 catalogs delivered to my mailbox each month

i thought i would share my favorites so that you can buy them for me.




1. west elm souk rug/ 2.UO brass tiered pendant shade / 3.west elm wood knot lamp (i would paint mine white) / 4. wisteria handwoven rug / 5. frette for garnet hill hotel bedding / 6. anthropologie curtains/  7.anthropologie watercolor peony wallpaper / 8. ballard rylan sconce9. anthropologie mineral and might dining table / 10. garnet hill bunny hooked pillow 



downton recap in progress.

cool your jets.


my dad texts me this last night:

if every brit soldier got as much leave from the front as matthew does

they'd have lost the war in a fortnight. (yes, he really said 'fortnight')

i could have done without him joining in the singing. schmaltz.


you love my dad.


now go buy me that table!!




dueling moodboards..only more like dualing bc there's 2 and this isn't a competition, it's monday and mondays are for assholes..

 remember this headboard available on DC craigslist?

well i loved it so much i wanted to decorate a whole room around it.


so i did.. 


rug- 1stdibs, bench- jayson h&g, lamps- bungalow 5, bedding- ABC home, tables- 1stdibs, art- nathan turner, pendant- arteriors


but my friend jennifer at belclaire house blog loved it the same.

so she did one too..actually she did 2 so she wins..


visit it here