Showing posts from June, 2018

Friday Five

Well people, we made it to Friday! Are you ready for Father's Day? Anything big planned? I wanted to share a few things that I thought were pretty that caught my eye this week. 1) I have been drooling over ChrisLovesJulia 's bathroom renovation. They are nearing the completion and ever single detail is perfect. Their entire home is great so I could just move right in and not change a thing.   2) Target is launching a new line, Made by Design , next week. 3) Our HOA is tightening up on the rules around the 'hood so we have to find a way to tastefully cover our trashcan. I saw this tutorial to create a storage area on the side of the house. Seems pretty simple to execute.   4) You may be hosting an outdoor shindig for your family this weekend. Turn ordinary plastic bins into ones that look more industrial.   5) One of my favorite places to find decor inspo is Instagram . It is full of talented home owners and designers from all types of

A New Entry Rug

Anybody ever get the urge to change something in your house? Like, all the time? I can't be the only one. I have been wanting to change the rug in the foyer. Don't get me wrong, I still like the one I have, but I want something lighter and brighter. Something that actually opens the space up.  I was contacted by Natural Area Rugs to try a rug of my choice. You know I jumped at the chance. I have a jute rug in the breakfast area so I was intrigued to see what their options were. Jute can be very versatile and there is no color or pattern to be bound by. It's a very natural look and can work in any style of decor. I ended up choosing the Calvin rug in 5x8. It is made of 100% natural jute and hand loomed. I could tell when I opened it, it is very high quality and the loops are detailed. When I put it down, it instantly brightened up the area. The entry is already bright but this was ten times better. I never thought I would get something this large for he