Thursday, February 19, 2015

Wedding Season Dress Guide

As February comes to an end and the save the dates and wedding invitations start rolling in, it is time to scouting out new dress options to carry you through wedding season.  Before wedding season is right on top of us I try to think ahead and pick up a few new dresses to carry me through all the amazing events that come along with weddings.

{The Couture Life} Wedding Season Dress Guide
Eliza J Print Chiffon Maxi Dress / Alicia + Olivia Fila Dress / Ted Baker London Sapira Skater Dress / Amanda Uprichard Ellie Dress / BB Dakota Rhianna Dress

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

{Home Inspiration} A Chic Powder Room

Despite powders room being small they still deserve as much attention as any other part of the home. In the past year, I have become obsessed with all of the chic powders rooms gracing the pages of magazines and all over pinterest. Despite my love for a perfectly wallpapered  powder room, I am on the fence on wallpapering our own. I am have a major free that I will pick the wrong paper or regretting my decision in two months, years etc.

While I am completely torn on the direction to take with out powder room, I figured it didn't hurt to share all of my inspiration with you.

I would love to hear your thoughts on wallpaper, have you wallpapered a room in your home? Lessons learned?

Friday, February 13, 2015

Five on Friday

Happy Friday everyone! I am so looking forward to the weekend to begin, this week and honestly the next month at work is going to be rough, bring on sleeping in and relaxing. 

1) Living outside of Washington DC is amazing, but it also has its challenges and the cost of real estate if sickening. Whether is is because square footage is at a premium or your home just isn't working hard enough for you, it is always refreshing getting a new perspective on your home and how it functions for your life. The concept of making your home a "365 day a year home" is awesome.

2) What makes your home look dated and how to remedy it. Article here thanks Oprah and Erin Gates!

3) Chrissy Teigen is the best, and her recipes are even better. I have to try this fried fish sandwich.

4) Let's face it art can be crazy expensive, even when shopping on sites like etsy and ones kings lane. I am always on the look out for great options that don't leave me broke, Anewall have fabulous options at a great price point.

5) Words of wisdom