Crate & Barrel

Simple Christmas Centerpiece Idea

Love this pic from the Crate & Barrel catalog of a modern and understated floral arrangement in a simple white platter. I suppose it would be easy to replant the succulents after your event? The same idea could be applied [...]

One Great Thing: Crate & Barrel’s Como Round Dining Table

ZOMG, I'm obsessed with this dining table from Crate & Barrel. I want it with every fiber of my being, although I already have a supercool mid-century vintage dining table passed down from my grandparents that I would never part [...]

Color Crush: Teal

When you add green pigment to blue, you end up with shades of deep, watery gorgeousness like teal, turquoise, peacock blue, and aqua. If these colors are your thing, you won't want to miss: Lubna Chowdhary Tiled Table Lamp [...]

Spring Fever: Modern Outdoor Planters & Pots

We're capping off a week of spring fever posts with a lineup of supercool modern planters and pots: Succulent in Handmade Neon Concrete Planter via Etsy, $28. Betty the Styracosaurus Planter via Austin's Plaid Pigeon, $30. [...]

Spring Fever: Modern Outdoor Pillows

While I'm appreciative that Sunbrella has branched out into more modern fabric patterns, there still seems to be an overabundance of crap like this in the world of outdoor pillows and that makes me want to weep salty tears of [...]

Spring Fever: New Modern Outdoor Furniture

Spring fever has hit in a big way, leaving me jonesing for extra cash to trick out my outdoor spaces. If you're in the market for new patio furniture, you're definitely in luck. Retailers have showered us with amazing and [...]

Area Rug DOs and DON’Ts

An area rug's purpose in life is two-fold: (A) to define a space, and (B) to enhance your decor. Before we get into our list of Area Rug DOs and DON'Ts, let's break down these two roles. How does an [...]

Thanksgiving Prep: Table Linens

Okay, so this whole holiday thing is upon us, and if you're hosting Thanksgiving this year, you don't want to wait until the last minute to get your table linens locked down. We've put together several different combos to give [...]

Catalog Crawl: Crate & Barrel

Little baby angels sing when I look at this incredibly swoon-worthy turquoise sofa from Crate & Barrel: I can barely look away. If there was such a thing as furniture vampires, this sofa would be my Edmond or [...]

Fab Finds: Decorative Pillows for Fall

A cold front is coming to Austin this weekend. Temperatures in the LOW 90's--WOOT! That may still sound hellish to those of you in more moderate climes, but to us, that means FALL, FALL, FALL! If you're ready to usher [...]