Wish List: Vintage Quilt


As someone who loves nothing more than crisp white bedding (as seen in my bedroom here), I’m actually really liking the look of a vintage quilt. I love the unexpected pop it creates, especially when placed at the foot of the bed.

I still don’t know if I’m ready to abandon my all white look, but I’m putting this one on my wish list regardless. Who knows, maybe it can be inspiration for a guest bedroom someday!

5fac62156f03b71da2e664eab1e5917f bffa97e7490d1473ca7f1946fe3126a3 c3f2791e584e51bdf25c8cd08c24e52c eeab245654212e77cd26e222a4d142df f88f8f3b281433c7f4d4bbd48f273a59

Photos from: Pinterest.

Interior Textures


Back when I was decorating my apartment from scratch, I kept getting hung up because everything looked and felt so two-dimensional. It took me a while to figure out that a variety of textures in a home is what really brings it to life and makes it feel complete.

See what I mean via these beautiful photos below.

1ac46269c62a3326e4678e21c2e44bd8 2ff928a404177d4aaac23cfffe7baaea 7d34329a0af3bbda6373e3987e343220 24f4316c44a7bec951fb8edfc9d6841c

Photos from: Pinterest.

Wish List: Butcher Block Countertops


I’m having a major moment with butcher block countertops right now. There’s something about the casual vibe it creates, especially when paired with subway tile, that is super attractive to me. To top it all off (no pun intended, I love that you don’t have to be too precious with it since it actually looks pretty good with a bit of wear & tear.

79144ee8bd42c8e22075aebc2f1f0085 d7a2ea73dee1f775a497dd90987aec5f ff513f5c9deaf2a4b6c5e7939bb805c0 43d9c7cafa58418300b32af90f5d017a 356e80ccfc6df54bb2d4e2e34e897cd6

P.S. Check out more of what’s on my wish list here.

Happy Holidays


I’m still trying to figure out how it’s already the middle of December and where time has gone (does anyone else feel like this year went by so fast?), but loving all of the holiday spirit around me. These photos are getting me so excited to head home in just a few days and celebrate the holidays surrounded by friends and family.

8713024735e4eaaa2fade06f7f5a63d2 adda40ced0c96bc9420ca619ca3c415a d0b840a90a9f7d17f8ab4b6f40c6b2af

Happy holidays!

San Francisco Stunners

First Image

Whenever my boyfriend and I decide to head into San Francisco over the weekend, we know we’re taking a chance on weather. It could be 75 and sunny in Oakland, but the second we cross the Bay Bridge, we’re immersed in a thick layer of fog.

So while we definitely can’t count of San Francisco to deliver on the weather front, we know for sure that it will never do us wrong when it comes to: shopping, eating, and architecture. Once the shopping and eating are done, of my favorite things to do in San Francisco is just walk around and admire all of the beautiful houses (well, more like apartments that are divided amongst six roommates). Whether it’s Hayes Valley, Pacific Heights or the Marina, every corner you turn will be another architectural goldmine.

IMG_1729 IMG_2210 IMG_3457 IMG_7069.JPG IMG_9102 IMG_1783 IMG_3581

Fall Decor Inspiration


Fall may very well be my favorite season (hello, pumpkin spice lattés, tall boots, and gold leafs), and I love the idea of decorating your home to reflect the season at hand. Needless to say, the below photos are serving as serious inspiration as I think about how decorate my home for fall.

5ca009577cac3a75b72a0ff184cba87a 7b6d6751e12cd4e788b840961eee4f1e 6145eb64b3d973741f5e4a00ed82f847 9740a31b6d1041784bf7ff88317c9de3 e4b5142efaabc0aa570b7f29023a2df8Screen Shot 2016-07-02 at 11.57.26 AM

PS: For more posts about Fall and how much I love it, check here, here, and here.