weekend project?

11 Dec

thanks to Design Sponge for this fabulous DIY idea for a headboard. i seriously can’t wait to do this for the guest room in our new apartment!

full tutorial including video by grace at designspongeonline.com can be found here.


gift guide: for yo’ man

10 Dec

1. boxer briefs via americanapparel.net 2.  tom petty on vinyl via amazon.com 3.  field jacket via urbanoutfitters.com 4.  red wing boots via redwing.com 5.  socks via urbanoutfitters.com 6.  marc jacobs bang cologne via sephora.com 7.  tie via jcrew.com

gift guide: woodsy chic

9 Dec

1. caribou boots via bloomingdales.com 2.  tapestry coat via fredflare.com 3.  reindeer raglan via shopnastygal.com 4.  honey spa set via burtsbees.com 5.  isadora turban via urbanoutfitters.com 6.  marc jacobs daisy via sephora.com

gift guide: the workin’ lady

8 Dec

1. patent leather bow flats via forever21.com. 2. typewriter handbag via katespade.com 3. burning desire dress via modcloth.com 4.  trenchcoat via jcrew.com 5.  chanel no. 5 via sephora.com 6. typewriter letter ring via etsy.com

gift guide: artsy fartsy

7 Dec

1. peter pan collar dress via asos.com 2. fingerless gloves via toast.com 3. crosley record player via nostalgiafactoryonline.com 4. patent leather scalloped satchel via etsy.com 5. camera lense mug via photojojo.com 6. suede bow skimmer via urbanoutfitters.com

gift guide: sparkle & tinsel.

6 Dec

1.  skirt via jcrew.com 2. sparkle nail polish via fredflare.com 3. chiffon dress via americanapparel.net

4. metallic shoe via toast.com 5. ballet metallic skirt via fredflare.com 6. tinsle sweatshirt via madewell.com

diy holiday ideas

5 Dec

there’s something about the holidays that makes my diy/crafty personality go insane. maybe it’s the extra days off, or the excitement of christmas trees….but, no matter the reason…diy christmases are for sure the absolute best. due to my other blog following and personal scrounging here are some worthwhile diy projects for december.

-homemade wreaths:

tutorial via thecitycradle.com

tutorial via countryliving.com


– homemade edible gifts:

20 recipes for homemade edible gifting thanks to thekitchn.com


– easy as 1-2-3 photography gifts:

calendars made with your own pictures & own words. ADORABLE! via minted.com

photo albums via snapfish.com

and my favorite photo snowglobes!!!!! via urbanoutfitters.com


-homemade ornaments:

homemade ornaments via etsy.com