eye candy

eye candy {sunken rooms}

I might not have plans to finish my kitchen anytime soon, but that doesn’t mean I don’t think about how I will do it. Besides the kitchen I’m hoping to finish off our three season porch and make it part of the kitchen by extension. In my head it is a multifunctional room. It would…

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eye candy {rustic industrial kitchens}

I’m into a new look lately. My love of everything industrial is slowly coming to life in my kitchen but with a softer touch. Rustic Industrial design combines the softer elements of natural woods and materials in rustic decor with the harsher elements of the industrial style. Warm natural woods combined with repurposed industrial accents…

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eye candy {a pantry wall}

The other day my daughter and I watched an episode of one of our favorite shows, American Dream Builders. I’m pretty sure she watches it to hear Elaine’s cackle and see what controversy she brews up. I watch it because I want Lukas to design my kitchen. In the last episode I heard him utter…

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eye candy {striped walls}

It is no secret that I love stripes. On any given day I’m wearing stripes. My children probably are too. Any assortment of pillows that I have on a sofa or bed has stripes in the mix. Kids sheets, you guessed it stripes. Throw blankets? Stripes again. I even painted my porch floor with stripes.…

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eye candy {anthropologie inspiration}

Anthropologie has the most creative displays to get ideas off of. When I’m able to go I spend more time looking at how they display their items than I do actually shopping for those items.  Here’s what I found… 1. This eclectic mix could work in any dining room. It has a casual feel to…

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eye candy {unholstered banquettes}

I’ve been looking at banquettes and upholstered benches a bit too much lately. I’m planning on some minor changes in my kitchen having to do with the kitchen table and seating. I love the added storage available with something like this, not too mention any excuse to add some more fabric into a space! I’m…

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eye candy {wallpaper}

School has begun which means I’m getting my house back. Most rooms look like a toy store threw up in it so I’m slowly getting things back to normal. My normal. In the meantime I’m sharing my latest bit of eye candy. I’ve never wallpapered before and I’ve become a bit obsessed with the look…

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