Trends

The Best of 2016 Summer Sandal Trends

Nothing makes shoe shopping sound more affordable than house shopping.  What’s a new pair of sandals compared to that last 3 bedroom place we just looked at?! I’m actually really into this summer’s shoe trends, so not stocking up on half a dozen sandals over the next three months is going to be a real challenge.  (I bought these while creating this post.)  This season’s sandal trends can be broken up into three categories: the glam lace up, the minimalist slide, and the boho platform (or even better, flatform!). …

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10 Looks I’m Loving for Spring

I don’t know about you, but I’m feeling especially inspired by fashion this spring.  It feels like rather than one strong overpowering trend that turns every mall retailer into the same homogenous store, this spring brings a splattering of trends across the board that you can adopt or pass on, depending on your own sense of personal style.  There’s plenty of punchy color and funky pattern love as well as chic minimalist styles in muted, dusty color palettes.  Personally I’m loving vintage denim, slides with block …

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Cool Hunting // Framed Art with Serious California Vibes

It’s been almost a decade since I packed up my silver Mazda 3 and hopped on the I-10 headed for the best west coast for what I thought would be a year long adventure.  I’m not totally sure how I ended up here for 10 years, but I have a feeling it has a little something to do with the endless summer, swaying palms and the laid back California cool lifestyle that permeates everything from interiors and restaurant menus to the clothes hanging in your closet.  It was this same feeling that inspired the aesthetic for this bedroom …

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Cool Hunting // The Bright Accent Chair

Sometimes it’s hard to incorporate color, and for good reason.  There’s something classic and fail-proof about choosing something in tan or gray or navy, so it’s only natural that we gravitate towards it.  Plus, there’s the fear that we’ll quickly get sick of whatever bright and bold piece we choose.  However, life with no color can be kind of boring and the same goes for a color-less space.  I love the way these accent chairs bring a major dose of pigment into their living situations.  What do you think? …

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