Posh Playrooms

If I had to pin the importance of functionality to one room in my home, the playroom would hold a place at the top of my list. As the mom of two energetic twin girls, I can say from personal experience that tea parties and “dress up” don’t exactly leave the playroom in pristine condition at the end of each day.

Of course, classically current designs don’t have to take a backseat when it comes to functionality. Mountains of toys and scribbles on the wall should be expected, rather than feared, when designing a playroom. This does not mean your playroom can’t look as posh as the rest of your home; you can have the best of both worlds!

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Interior #InspiredEverywhere: Houston

#InspiredEverywhere: Houston

When many outsiders think of Houston, they think of big oil, rustic cowboys and swampy bayous. But Houston is much more than that. As one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the country, Houston is a melting pot of diverse cultures from around the world, which blend together to create a robust atmosphere of creativity, innovation and, most importantly, inspiration!

While I’m always on the lookout for interior design inspiration every time I travel to a new city, I love that I live in a place where I can find daily inspiration all around me. Here are a few of my favorite spots to find inspiration right here in the Bayou City.

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Five Design Changes to Increase the Resale Value of Your Home

Whether you are planning to sell your home in the near future or the idea is a faint possibility down the road, it’s never too early to start thinking about small changes you can make around the house to increase its resale value when the time comes to move. In part two of our blog series with our friends at Zillow, they share the perfect tips to help you prepare in advance for your move.

Enjoy!

-XO, LU

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What Laura’s Pinning

This week we decided to target in on some of Laura’s favorite furniture finds (none from Target). We love to take a look inside her design brain by stalking her Pinterest page, which you can find here. We’ve noticed out of all the furniture she’s craving lately, Pearson Co. stands out.

Fashion to Furnishings | Pantone’s Citron Yellow

After a recent shopping trip, there was no denying that yellow is on high trend right now and we love it! We’ve gathered a few of our favorite finds for our closets and cozy homes below. We also couldn’t help but spotlight one our favorite interior designs, which highlights our recent love of lemon.


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Fashion to Furnishings | Strictly Stripes

We plan on sporting stripes throughout this Spring and likely Summer. We love the way navy stripes look on almost anything. Inspiration for this board was found on elementsofstyleblog.com and bagsnob.com .

If our little gathering of fab finds hasn’t satisfied your craving for stripes then checkout this slideshow of tips on how to decorate with stripes by Elle Decor.

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