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04.25.16

Home Tour Prep

I’m just a few weeks away from shooting my home for The Everygirl, …

I’m just a few weeks away from shooting my home for The Everygirl, and while my place looks and feels mostly done, there’s a big difference between a room that looks complete and one that’s ready for a photoshoot. And while this might sound ridiculous to some (if you’re one of those …

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04.14.16

Shop the Look: My 1st Chicago Apartment

When I first moved to Chicago back in August 2011, I rented a …

When I first moved to Chicago back in August 2011, I rented a tiny one-bedroom downtown. While the new high-rise building was a lot more modern than what I hoped for, I loved my first cozy little space, and have been thinking about it since my new white sofa will …

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02.25.16

Black and White

I’ll be shooting my home for The Everygirl in early April and am …

I’ll be shooting my home for The Everygirl in early April and am on the hunt for those finishing touches. If only I could find a way to work an RH cloud sofa or chair into the mix. I know it’s $3k and isn’t happening but come on. Think about all …

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01.05.16

dark grey vs. white

I love the feel of a bright, neutral space. And I loved my white …

I love the feel of a bright, neutral space. And I loved my white sofa. Sure, I had to wash the cushion covers every so often but it always felt worth it. Then we partnered with Interior Define to design two sofas, one of which is my dream sofa, an english roll arm. I …

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10.22.15

Dream Space

Processed with VSCOcam with s3 preset A few weeks ago, a friend told me …

Processed with VSCOcam with s3 preset A few weeks ago, a friend told me about an apartment with subway tile, white kitchen cabinets, exposed wood beams, and white painted wood floors. She was trying to find a renter and asked if I knew anyone who might be interested. Considering my history …

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06.18.13

My Kitchen and Dining // Before and After

I recently shared the before and after of my bedroom and living room, …

I recently shared the before and after of my bedroom and living room, along with my full home tour on The Everygirl. My kitchen is pretty small, and much like the rest of my place, was an awful creamy yellow color before I got a hold of it. This was …

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05.14.13

My Living Room Before and After

I recently shared my home tour on The Everygirl, and now it’s time …

I recently shared my home tour on The Everygirl, and now it’s time to show you how it all came together as I did with my last apartment. Decorating my second Chicago apartment was a process. I saw lots of potential but have to tell you–it did not happen overnight.

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05.02.13

My Home Tour on The Everygirl!

  It took almost one year to finish my little home, but the …

  It took almost one year to finish my little home, but the time has finally come. My home tour is live on The Everygirl!  photography by Stoffer Photography flowers by Jayson Home  styling by me …

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01.19.12

My home tour / living room and bedroom

Part two of the home tour continues with my living room and bedroom.

Part two of the home tour continues with my living room and bedroom. Although my living room is just a few steps away from my “office” I did my best to make it feel like its own little space. The gold athena tray from Jayson Home and Garden is one …

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01.18.12

My home tour / office and kitchen

After being featured in Rue Magazine yesterday, my apartment ended up on Coco …

After being featured in Rue Magazine yesterday, my apartment ended up on Coco + Kelley & CasaSugar! I know you saw quite a few photos in Rue, but I thought I’d take you on a tour of my little abode and share some sources with you. Who doesn’t love a …

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01.17.12

My home revealed in RUE magazine!

Have you seen the new issue of Rue Magazine? Because I’m in it.

Have you seen the new issue of Rue Magazine? Because I’m in it. I found out that my apartment would be featured last August and had to keep this & The Everygirl a secret. I am so excited/a little nervous to finally share my home with you! And in case …