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These are a few of my favorite things

I've had this little number for years and I can't stress enough how perfect it is to wear during cold, rainy or snowy days when all you want to be is both comfy and stylish
 

You can buy it here.
(looks like the dress sold out - send the shop owner Emily an email ... she may be able to whip one up!)
Leaving the house? Throw on your fancy boots:)

Designing a bedroom for a sassy little gal who just started walking!! I'm thinking about framing a pretty little paper dress ....
 
 
Killer, right? you can find it here.
 
Ordered two of these storage ottomans for a client today with
 brass nailheads.


Ballard Designs

They're a perfect size and super stylish to pull up next to your coffee table  for extra seating!
 

Just ordered one of my all time favorite wallcoverings for a client today.
What a great wallpaper for a powder room.
How chic is she gonna be checking her lipstick surrounded by this?


It's the little red dress of powder rooms:)
 
Can't figure out what to do with those messy, disturbingly mis-matched bookshelves?

Well, buy yourself some coordinating wrapping paper and start re-covering your books ... old school style.
 
 via pinterest

Yep, that just happened.

Last but not least I will leave you with the most loveliest of images.


 You can thank me next time.

Thanks for reading and have a great weekend everyone! xoxo

Things I'm all about this week...


Linda over at Calling it Home found an Etsy shop who sells floor plans of famous TV shows. How fun would this be framed  in your closet?

Carrie Bradshaw's Apartment


Even the coolest designers make mistakes. Check out Emily Henderson's mistake room here. You would never know it by  looking at the finished space below!




Now here's something I can really get into ... the "no makeup" makeup look. You can watch the how to video from Maskcara here. LOVE this.

 
Maybe you can tear your girls away from their rainbow loom for a bit to make this?

A diy barrette from the M & J Trim blog. A super easy project for my daughter to do check it out here.

 
My color combo for fall
 
Emerald green and leopard... who's gonna let me design their space with this combo??? anyone?????
 
 
 I'm thinking this emerald green grasscloth
 
 
Paired with lots of these
 
 
On instagram?
Looking to follow some peeps other than your kids and a few hip friends?
Try these top 10 instagrammers to follow from the Camille Styles blog.
 
 
Be in the know.
 
Last but certainly not least, the eternal song of the summer debate.
 
 
 
or
 
 
My vote? Blurred Lines.... yours?
 
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20+ essentials for your next outdoor party!

 
So your throwing a party!




images above via pinterest

No?
 
Well, you may think twice after I show you all the fun and  fabulous indoor/outdoor stuff available!

Get comfortable, sit back and relax with these
outdoor pillows


Frontgate



Schumacher here


Pottery Barn

Crate and Barrel


Etsy


Frontgate

Got a chill?
No sweat, I've got an outdoor throw made with 100% acrylic Sunbrella chenille fabric
 
Frontgate
Still Cold?
Well grab yourself a bag of marshmallows and settle in here
 
Restoration Hardware
 
 Buggin' out? 
No fear mosquito repellent is here. So, stop slapping yourself silly.
Frontgate

 
Lanterns and candles so you can light it up!
 
Restoration Hardware


Restoration Hardware


 
Take a seat...
These would be fun and stylish for extra seating



Amazon



Pour yourself a glass
 
Govino wine glasses are shatterproof and reusable. Best of all, they have a place for your thumb if it gets tired.


amazon

Not a wine drinker? How about some Sangria amigo?

Pottery Barn
 
No? How about an ice cold pop of iced tea?
Frontgate
Don't forget to put your dancing shoes on
Indoor/Outdoor wireless speaker

Amazon
Outdoor chalk table cloth, anyone?
 
oil chalk tablecloth available here
Or this one perhaps? This would look gorg with a pop of hot pink flowers!


etsy
 

For an easy breezy atmosphere
Indoor/Outdoor Curtains

Pottery Barn

Outdoor floor lamp? Yep, got that too.

Ballard Designs

One last thought, instead of buying all this stuff just bring all your indoor stuff outside for the night. Just be sure to bring it back in before it rains!!

Now back to biz...
What ever will you wear?
Self-tanner of course


here
And how about these?


Milly for Banana Republic
 
 
joie
Devon Baer
 
 

zara
gap
old navy


Lilly Pulizer

Do you have any party secrets you'd like to share? What say you?

P.S. If you missed my outdoor furniture, planter and rug round up check it out here, here and here!
Have a GREAT time at your party! xoxo