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Mixed Prints with Hayneedle

Ginghams and stripes and florals, oh my!  Most of you know me well enough by now to know that I love a good pattern-play ensemble.  If you need proof, I give you exhibit A.  Lately, I have observed so many of my wardrobe tendencies slowly appearing in the way I design the rooms in our house.  There is a diamond rug / polka dot pillow situation happening right now in our living room that makes me giddy!  When Hayneedle asked me to interpret some of my favorite fashion trends for the home, I jumped at the chance!  Be sure to check out the …

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Ruffled Up

The ruffle: It was seen on the spring runways of Chloe, Gucci, Balenciaga, Acne, Isabel Marant and over a dozen more which means this trend is not going anywhere any time soon.  In fact, I dare to say that the ruffle is the new peplum.  (dramatic gasp!)  It’s fun and feminine with a slight mariachi vibe and I am fully on board.  It also happens to scream vacation!  Speaking of which, I am about halfway to Australia as we speak!  Eeek!  I can’t wait to step foot on aussie soil for the first time.  I am really excited to see …

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Mixed Prints

Have you tried this trend yet?  It was one of my favorites for fall and I’m surprised how into it I still am heading into spring.  I love the idea of a printed skirt with a cute printed top– Think floral with stripes or polka dots and paisley.  I am getting ready to take a little trip to the southern hemisphere (yay!) next week where it is quite a bit warmer than here.  Besides cramming in weeks worth of work into one, I have been trying to figure out how to cram weeks worth of vacation clothes into one suitcase!  (I have a …

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