Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Sunny Days!

Though it may not be warm enough to officially call it Spring, the sun is shining and flowers have finally bloomed. When it comes to sprucing up my home for spring I tend to veer towards yellow as my "pop" color. It always brings a happy cheer and brightness to a room. Here are some fun ways to bring spring into your home:















  

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Oh Mama!

Mother's Day is approaching and children all over the world are scrambling to find the perfect gift for their moms. How do we thank the women who did our laundry, tucked us in, kissed our boo boos and made home cooked meals every night? Well here are a few suggestions for those fabulous mothers: 


Let the sun shine in with these beautiful Lula Vases $7.95-$14.95

 
Show her your playful side with Les Petit Pois $35.00-$40.00 from Rosanna Inc

 
Bring back the nostalgia with Pottery Barn's The Beatles Lost Photographs $99.00

Have her cozy up to CB2's Gion Organic Bed Linens $29.95-$109.00


Beautiful and functional! How about this Vase/Pitcher from Ikea?

Thursday, April 22, 2010

The Fantastic Jonathan Adler

About 5 years ago I was introduced to the wildly colorful Jonathan Adler.

Jonathan, and I quote believes "that your home should make you happy". With the use of bright colors, lacquers and leather Jonathan brings out the fun/chic in any room decorated with his work.

Here are a few of the rooms Adler has designed:


















Find all Jonathan Adler pieces at : http://www.http//jonathanadler.com

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Baby Burberry

My nephew is the new poster child for baby Burberry (not literally) however he does have a closet full of this stuff!! I can't describe how cute some of these pieces are. If you want to dress your kids with some serious style, Burberry has got the right idea.
Here are a few of my favs:


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photos courtesy of http://www.saks.com/  

Monday, April 19, 2010

When Life Hands You Lemons...

Now that spring weather is starting to peak through the clouds I have started thinking about outdoor entertaining. The smell of BBQs wafting into my backyard has gotten me inspired! Time to celebrate Spring!
I have been on the lookout for a Lemonade/Sangria/Juice dispenser , here is what I've found so far:



 

 



 

 

 


Thursday, April 15, 2010

Housewarming Party

Last Saturday my boyfriend and I had all of our friends over for a housewarming party.
I thought I would share some of the food photography taken.
Enjoy!




















Special thanks to Eric at Paramount Focus Photography