5 Reasons Why I Don’t Follow Trends (+ Why You Shouldn’t Either)

5 Reasons Why I Don’t Follow Trends (+ Why You Shouldn’t Either)

As a designer with over sixteen years of professional experience, my journey has taught me one invaluable lesson: authenticity always favors trends. In a world inundated with ever-shifting design fads, there is nothing better than finding your path. Discover how embracing individuality over following every new trend will lead to a more comfortable and inspired…

The Best Arched Cabinet For Every Style (Ranked + Reviewed: 2024)
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The Best Arched Cabinet For Every Style (Ranked + Reviewed: 2024)

Arched cabinets are having a moment in interior design, and it’s easy to see why. This type of cabinet has a beautiful, sculptural shape that creates a focal point in any room. Even though I prefer not to follow what’s popular, I couldn’t be happier about the arched cabinet trend. Our home in Charleston, SC,…

When To Buy An Eames Chair Original VS Replica + Know The Difference

When To Buy An Eames Chair Original VS Replica + Know The Difference

The Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman is one of the most celebrated mid-century modern chairs, captivating design enthusiasts worldwide. Despite its introduction almost 70 years ago, people’s desire for this style continues to escalate – some people even love to collect vintage knock offs! I have a degree in Architecture and work as a professional…

The Best Noguchi Coffee Table Replica For Your Mod Living Room (2024)
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The Best Noguchi Coffee Table Replica For Your Mod Living Room (2024)

If you were to assemble the quintessential mid-century living room, it would include an Eames Lounge Chair, a sleek sofa in a bold colorway, and statement lighting. And the jewel in the center would be the iconic Noguchi coffee table to pull the whole look together.  One of my favorite projects in Architecture School was…

How To Paint On Leather: Ultimate Guide For Amazing Results (2024)

How To Paint On Leather: Ultimate Guide For Amazing Results (2024)

If you’ve ever been curious about painting leather, you’ve come to the right place. Painting on leather is an easy and fun way to add personality to any leather item.  Leather paint holds up incredibly well, and you can achieve stunning results with a bit of creativity. I’ve been painting all kinds of leather projects…

The Best Wishbone Chair Replica: Affordable Iconic Style (2024)

The Best Wishbone Chair Replica: Affordable Iconic Style (2024)

If you scan Pinterest for dining room inspiration, you will undoubtedly find multiple tables surrounded by the elegant Wishbone Chair. This icon of mid-century modern design has become a ubiquitous design choice, and with such sleek lines, it’s easy to see why. Originally crafted by the renowned Danish designer Hans Wegner, these famous chairs have…

Why Are Eames Chairs So Expensive? 5 Reasons For All That $$$
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Why Are Eames Chairs So Expensive? 5 Reasons For All That $$$

When it comes to designer chairs, it’s hard to find a more iconic piece than the original Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman. This chair was an instant hit when it was introduced in 1956, and since then, it has become a fixture in modern art museums, frequently seen in movies and TV shows, and to…

How To Make A DIY Plant Propagation Station (Easy + Stylish) 
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How To Make A DIY Plant Propagation Station (Easy + Stylish) 

If you’re a plant lover, you know the satisfaction of watching your collection of house plants grow and thrive. But did you know you can turn one house plant into many with a plant propagation station?  Creating new plants is easy by propagating the plant cuttings. And even better, it’s a simple and fun process…

The Best Iron Bed Frame For Your Cozy Dream Bedroom (2024)

The Best Iron Bed Frame For Your Cozy Dream Bedroom (2024)

Create the ultimate sanctuary with the timeless look of an iron bed frame. With clean lines and durable construction, this classic style can serve as the centerpiece of your chic and cozy bedroom. But with so many options available, how do you choose the perfect frame?  Traditionally, iron bed frames lend themselves to a farmhouse vibe,…

Outer Furniture Is Worth The Hype – And The Price: 2024 Review

Outer Furniture Is Worth The Hype – And The Price: 2024 Review

Last spring, I felt motivated to give my outdoor space a total makeover. My goal was to ditch anything high-maintenance because I wanted to spend less time cleaning outdoor furniture and more time enjoying the backyard.  Outer furniture was the answer we were looking for. Our loveseat has been living on our deck for over…