From rugs and pillows, to furniture and tableware, Outdoor Living has become its own décor category. Every month I browse Pinterest for ideas and inspirations to upcoming editorial pieces and you may have read my May mood board (click here). This May, I fell in love with the easy elegance of Aerin Lauder. Her classic […]
SPRING CENTER PIECE This is the pretties book I have seen on floral design. The layout, the images the details. If not for inspiration, this book makes a very pretty coffee table addition. This Easter, I am going for a bright and preppy look, so if I were to share a centerpiece idea it would have to […]
What could be more chic and timeless than black and white? Even though it may seem boring to some, a monochrome palette is simply fabulous and probably one of my favorite color combinations. Simple, yet striking, it makes for an everlasting impact. It can stand on its own or can be used as a perfect […]
October is one of the most spectacular months in New England. We are known for our fall foliage and while in my opinion, it doesn’t last long enough, I love incorporating a little bit of its ephemeral beauty into our home. Whether it’s decorating for Fall or setting a festive table, kids love to be involved. It gives them purpose with instant gratification. Which is why Lego building is so satisfying. Or for men, why making a fire is so magnificent. I too enjoy the end result of a project. Who doesn’t?
A December To Remember by sprucedandstyled featuring scented candles STYLE INSPIRATIONS December is a festive month and the use of vivid color combinations, in particular rust and burgundy, topaz and emerald are very evocative. I love this ‘design your own monogrammed pillow’ from Johnathan Adler which gives a personalized look to your home. I also […]
When I first celebrated Thanksgiving at my in-laws, in the small New England town of Harvard Massachusetts, I felt as if I had wandered into a time-warp steeped in tradition and culture. Their 200 year old historic home is the quintessential Thanksgiving gathering venue. The table set for 18 people with old silver and china and […]