FashionSeptember 20, 2019

Fashion Friday: How to Wear Faux Suede

I’ve noticed that faux suede is a huge trend this fall– from leggins to dresses and everything in between. While some applications of it can be downright CHEESEBALL, I have come around to using it sparingly and paired with other rich textures and patterns to create a really nice mix (without the…
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InteriorsSeptember 18, 2019

The New Boston Area Serena & Lily Store!

When I found out that Boston was finally getting a Serena & Lily store I was delighted. I was even MORE excited to find out it was going to be in my own neighborhood! We almost ALWAYS use a mix of retail and custom/trade items in our work and S&L has long been a source we use again and again. No doubt you are all VERY aware of their site/catalog and have loved their laid back style and family-friendly selection of furniture and accessories. I was invited to get a little preview of the store before it opened last weekend and wanted to share some shots of the amazing, bright space!

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FashionSeptember 13, 2019

Fashion Friday: Fall Plaid with Halsbrook

Happy Friday everyone! Before I sign off for a much needed weekend, I wanted to share some looks I got to style this week with Halsbrook, themed for this delightful fall weather.  Plaid is HUGE this season (is it ever not, though?), and so I pulled together three looks featuring some great…
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InteriorsSeptember 11, 2019

Never Out of Style: Checkerboard Marble Floors

When building or renovating a house you always want to make choices for flooring that are classic and timeless. It is time consuming and expensive to replace or refinish floors so this decision is super important. One style that will be a FOREVER classic is honed checkerboard marble flooring. I say honed because I find the polished versions to be too cold/bank-like. Softer grey and white versions, or matte black and white can really make a statement without being “trendy”. I’m replacing the floors in Henry’s bathroom with this look- although someday I hope to have an entry or kitchen with these kinds of floors. Here are some of my favorites to inspire you!

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FashionSeptember 6, 2019

Fashion Friday: White Denim in the Fall


Someone comment on my Instagram yesterday that they and their friends always argue about wearing white jeans after labor day. I am firmly in CAMP YES YOU CAN, certainly until it gets insanely cold/ snow is on the ground. If you live somewhere where it never gets super cold, I say white denim is a year round staple! If you can find some good bone/ off white denim- even better (although it’s hard to source!) But make sure the white denim you are wearing in the fall is THICK and not that lightweight/ stretchy thin denim- that WILL look bad during the colder months.

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FashionAugust 30, 2019

Fashion Friday: Fall Prep With Everlane

Well, here we are at the end of summer, can you believe it?? As you know I am a fall freak, so I, for one, am thrilled. Bring on the sweaters and pumpkin flavored everything please. But especially the sweaters. :)  So for my last Summer Style Ambassador post for Everlane I…
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