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    The Anti-Contour Campaign

    how-to-contour There is no quicker way to get me to roll my eyes right now than to mention anything about contouring! UGH! I wish we could cremate this trend, put it in an iron urn and throw it into the ocean never be seen or heard from again! Now don’t get me wrong, when done properly it can achieve beautiful results. Unfortunately, I’ve seen it applied improperly way more often. Here are 5 reasons why contouring truly should just go away! Continue Reading

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    Life

    New Things

    …and just when you thought things were already crazy enough with me, I finally had the chance to sit down and redesign Blushing Black. Ahhh! It came out better than I…

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    Décor

    Bathroom Inspiration

    When J and I were looking for homes, I was stuck on having enough space that was going to make the next 20 years comfortable, a kitchen that I actually wanted…

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    Décor

    New Home Chronicles

    If for some reason I go radio silent on the blog, it always means something is going on {Remember this post?}. It never fails. One of the many things going on…

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    Life

    Life Lately

    I still melt over the sight of a beautiful arrangement. The sights, scenes, and sounds of my life have been dabbling in some new and exciting ventures and spaces. Here’s a…

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    Travel

    The Big Easy

    The N.O. Nawlins. The Big Easy. Whatever you call it, New Orleans is truly a city all its own. The culture, the food, the architecture – who needed a boat load…

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    Life

    The Day Designer

    I’ve always shared with my readers that my life is pretty much a whirlwind at times. Fast forward to this very second and I’ll tell you that it has transformed into…

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    My Style

    For the Love of Color

    Summer is such a fun time for color & I love taking advantage of a piece that’s bright, structured well, and has a simple detail that makes it special, like this…