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The Best Home Tours

February 6, 2018

The Best Home Tours |

I’m such a sucker for a good home tour. When I see a headline like, “See Inside This Sophisticated, Chic Home in Dallas,” I’m clicking that link. You too? I thought so. There’s something in all of us that like to see how other people live, how they decorate, what they think is beautiful, cozy or “homey.” When we were building our home in 2016, I would spend hours on Pinterest pinning images for each room of the house to get ideas for both design elements and décor. I still like to find inspiration for our home from Pinterest and my favorite design blogs, so today I’m sharing a round-up of my favorite home tours.

A quick word about my style, I like timeless, elegant and slightly glam. Don’t get me wrong, a touch of farmhouse and industrial is great, too. However, I abhor modern design and decor so you won’t see any of that here. Ok, now on to the pretty stuff. 🙂

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5 Under: Accent Chairs

Accent chairs are one of my favorite ways to decorate a room (just ask my husband). They’re not only functional in providing a place to sit but they’re wonderful for communicating the purpose and style of a room. In essence, they help to immediately…

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Home Tips

Strategies for Setting a Home Design Budget

Get exactly what you want while staying within your budget. Building a home last year was an education for my husband and me. We had never even bought a home much less built one. Working with the builders, picking out finishings and being involved…

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Southern Spring Porch Style

Charming porch style is a southern staple. Springtime is all about getting outside and enjoying the weather. What better place to do that than on a comfy, cute front porch? Southerners know how to style a great front porch. And it’s no wonder because…

May 18, 2017

Elements of the Perfect Cottage Garden

I have wished for several years that I had 1.) space to plant a garden and 2.) a green thumb. Well, one of those things came to fruition last year when we built our new house, which I lovingly refer to as Blue Belle…

April 27, 2017
Home Motherhood

Baby A’s Nursery Reveal

Creating baby A’s nursery was such an important step in my preparation for her arrival. It’s hard to pinpoint why but I felt her nursery needed to be organized, decorated and ready as soon as possible. Nesting, maybe? Since we were building our house…

January 24, 2017

Easy & Affordable Fall Tablescape

Set your holiday table for less than you think! Ok, I know Thanksgiving is over and we’re all looking forward to Christmas. But our Thanksgiving tablescape was just too good not to share. Not because I’m a stellar decorator, but because for less than…

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