Living Rooms

Sneak-A-Peek || Dana and Drew’s Warm Family Room

Sara here with another peek into a great living space!   I am so excited to share with you the loveliest, warmest little family room from Jaclyn Isaac at Downtown Decorators in Jersey City, New Jersey.  The comfy cozy space is home to Dana, a fragrance marketing executive, Drew, a Television producer and their wee little baby boy. This brave couple started this project when their son was only 12 days old! Wow. I chatted with Jaclyn about what she calls their warm-industrial-chic living room project and what it was like working alongside the …

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Our Austin Casa || The Living Room Design

These house update / room design posts are quickly becoming my favorite.  We are in a weird stage where we are fast and furiously making decisions and trying to finalize every last detail of what will be, while not very much is actually happening at the house as we wait for the windows to get installed. Every time I pull one of these together, though, it starts to feel more real!  Okay, so here’s the story on the living room.  It’s the room from which the rest of the house flows.  As you can see in the floor plans, you walk …

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Mother’s Day || I Got It From My Mama

At three years old, it’s impossible to spend thirty minutes with Parker and not see evidence of Aaron and I in her. Not just in her blue eyes or sandy brown hair, but her mannerisms.  The way that she loves to take pictures, can give side eye, or thinks of every little detail like her dad.  She always checks to make sure the alarm is off before she opens the front door in the morning and “checks the weather”.  If we are going somewhere new she wants to know there will be a car seat and a bed for her there. The other night …

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DIY Eucalyptus Wall Hanging

Is there anything better than walking into a home full of plants or fresh flowers?  It adds an element that you just can’t get with other types of decor– there’s nothing like the scent, the lush green, and the “livingness” of it all.  If you’re looking for a little weekend warrior project, this DIY Eucalyptus Wall Hanging is an easy way to add some green and fresh herb-y aroma to your casa! Plus, like most of our DIYs, it’s extremely easy and won’t take up too much of your Saturday. (Read: …

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