Looks We Love: Faux Wood Tiles

December 4, 2017 by Ariana | 0 Comments

When we were remodeling our kitchen a few years ago, we decided against hardwood floors and opted for more durable porcelain tiles.  Though warmer, hardwood didn’t seem to make sense for the most trafficked room in the house where floors … Continue reading

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Stairwell Gallery Wall

November 3, 2017 by Ariana | 0 Comments

After ten years of this warm “Jakarta” paint from Dunn Edwards, we decided the hallways/stairwell/foyer area needed a refresh to better blend with the cooler rooms that it connected. To keep it neutral, I decided between shades of white and … Continue reading

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A Case for the Chaise

September 11, 2017 by Ariana | 0 Comments

They answer to many a name — a chaise, settee, ottoman, backless sofa, and daybed. Despite their laid back labels, these versatile pieces are actually quite functional. We like to use them for two main purposes.  In a large room that … Continue reading

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Raise the Curtain

August 31, 2017 by Ariana | 0 Comments

Recently, I’ve been fielding a lot of questions about window coverings.  I’ve also got curtains on my mind as I put some finishing touches on our dining room.  Although I love prints and drapes are an often-neglected opportunity to incorporate pattern … Continue reading

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Mix & Match Dining Table & Chairs

August 14, 2017 by Ariana | 0 Comments

Last year, we decided to replace our dining set with a 10-foot long table that would seat more family and friends together.  Although we are replacing our old matching set, we are keeping the upholstered arm chairs that I had added … Continue reading

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