PAINT COLOR PUZZLE

paint undertones

Settling on the right paint colors can be excruciating - every paint chip seemingly  looks exactly alike, yet there are definite subtle differences if you pay attention hard enough!  Here is a really handy guide for deciphering paint undertones from lifeloveddiy.com.  Takeaway tip: never choose a paint color just by looking online, and always look Continue Reading

A KITCHEN QUESTION ANSWERED

tile

It has been over a year since we renovated our kitchen, and I am still in love with our countertops. I get questions to this day regarding our choices, so I figured I could give an answer to the most asked question: what did you use for your counttertops?! We wanted marble but I had heard one too many stories about staining and too much upkeep.  We Continue Reading

A DESIGN BOOK ABOVE THE REST

Robert Couturier has been featured on this blog before.  The French born interior designer and architect consistently wows with his unique style.  His new book features his amazing designs and opens with his amazing Kent, Connecticut home which I follow religiously on instagram.  Definitely worth the read.  Here are just a few reviews: “Many in Continue Reading

OCTOBER ESSENTIALS

Isabel Marant Booties Fall

Fall is here and it is not going away.  Here are some items that are keeping me from a full on depression due to it turning dark before I leave work!  These are staples for everyone's closet: a leather jacket, breton stripes, a chunky sweaters, an amazing Burberry trench, Isabel Marant booties and boyfriend jeans.           Continue Reading