Category Archives: Trend Watch

Autumn Wonderland Wedding, Part 1: The Wedding and Flowers

My baby sister Nikelle just celebrated her first-anniversary last week. And she hit the jackpot and knows it! 🙂 She is still in newlywed bliss (where I hope she stays forever and ever) and is expecting her first baby. Although we basically live on opposite ends of the country, it comforts a big sister to […]

Trend Watch: Ikat

You probably have seen Ikat (it’s up for debate whether it’s pronounced ee-kat or eye-kat, pick your pleasure) Fabric showing up here and there… but I am predicting, that it is going to g0 viral in 2012. Traditional Ikat is when the thread is died before weaving creating a tie-dye effect.  Obviously, that is much […]

HGTV Dream Home 2012: Park City

Hi all you guys and dolls! I know I promised you the final installment of my painted granite countertops, but I am having some technical difficulties… Well, I am having a problem with Murphy’s Law right now.  I won’t get into the details, but if you could send a little Irish luck or positive juju […]

Pantone Color of the Year 2012: Tangerine Tango

Feeling depressed? A little bored with your current decor? Need a little spice in your life? Then add a little Tangerine Tango, Pantone’s Color of the Year 2012, to your interior design! My husband saw me researching this post and said that they must have chosen this as the color of the year because they were […]

Antique Mall Score! Old Signage Letters.

Have any of you wonderful readers of mine had the opportunity to see The Novogratz’s new show on HGTV? If you have, you will have noticed that they have a love for old signage and lightboxes. I have to say, I became a fan! So when I was in an antique mall on Sossaman and Main […]