Wrap it Up!

(Photo via Rifle Paper Co) If you didn’t catch my post this weekend for 12th & Broad‘s Style Scout, here’s a recap: Gift wrapping, you either love it or hate it. For years I hated wrapping presents. I would wait till the last minute and rush the process. Wadded up, bulky, tons of tape and… (Read More)

December and Nashville Happenings

So this week has been a bit crazy with work and life. And to make things a bit more interesting, I wrote three gift guides for the blog and another publication. I cannot tell you how happy I am that it is the weekend! Starting a blog during the holidays was kind of an insane… (Read More)

Gold + White Gift Guide

The gold and white gift guide is finally here! So many goodies for the home, I can hardly stand it! Seriously, this guide is damn good. If you aren’t sure about gold decor, put all your opinions on hold and be prepared to be converted… {From Left to Right} 1. Gold Gator Spreaders (Set of 2) 2. Glass… (Read More)

Playful, Modern & Simply Beautiful Holiday Decor

Photo via Stylizimo “As the days become gray, our homes become the center of our attention. The mantle we had almost forgotten is now highlighted by a roaring fire and suddenly needs dressing. The rarely used dining table is now a perfect place for new décor. And all the projects we’ve been thinking about this… (Read More)

Anita Schmadtke Designs

Anita Schmadtke, a talented Nashville based jewelry designer, founder of Anita Schmadtke Designs and a dear friend of mine. Anita and I go back to my store days at Nest. When you own a store, you get a lot of artisans trying to sell you their wares. And to be completely honest, most of the designs… (Read More)