5 Decor Pieces Every Home Needs

Decorating a home can be a lot of work, especially when doing it for the first time. From deciding on furniture to finding the perfect window coverings, it is a lot to take on. A little guidance is much needed.

Decor For Every Home

As someone who has recently finished furnishing her own apartment, here are five pieces that I believe are needed in every home.Read More

A Look Inside My 400 Sq Ft Apartment

If you aren’t aware, about six months ago I moved into my first “Big Girl” apartment. It’s a small studio that when I first moved in I told my mom, “There’s no way my queen bed is going to fit in here.”

Spudio tour

Now I’m finally putting the finishing touches on the space and I’m so excited to share it with you! This project has been one of the biggest design projects I’ve ever worked on, and with the help of many design books and my mother, it’s something I can proudly put forward.

So, without further ado, here is my apartment! (The lighting in these pics is inconsistent because the trees outside my window change the lighting from corner to corner.)Read More

Favourites Friday #53

After three weeks in my apartment, I am happy to announce that it is finally 75% done. While I still need to buy new sheets, hang art and mirrors, and put together some shelves, it’s come together quite nicely.

I love my new apartment because it reminds me I’m an adult. No more having to compromise with roommates over where to hang artwork or have to share the electricity bill. This place is all mine and I pay every bill, which means I can decorate how I want!

This week I thought I’d share some of my favourite pieces from my apartment. I promise I’ll share more when everything is put together, but a perfectionist never shows the before!

I hope you love it as much as I do!Read More

15 of the Best Decorating Tips (à la Me)

I kind of love decorating. While most girls are dying to go clothing shopping, nothing gets me quite as excited as walking into Bed, Bath & Beyond (or equivalent) and choosing home goods.

Just the idea of it has me salivating.Read More