This past September, our home was shot and featured on Apartment Therapy! All images were taken by Julia Steele and I loved how they turned out. For the full feature, click here!
In February 2014, an editor from Design*Sponge mysteriously commented on one of my instagram images asking me to contact her. I was flattered, so I complied and shot her a quick email. As it turns out, they were interested in… Read More
I didn’t realize how large our bedroom was until we moved all of our furniture into the space. I’ve never had this much room to work with and loved the idea of having all my… Read More
I love America. So much, in fact, I painted my back porch as a flag and furthered my obsession by hanging a 9 foot flag in my bedroom. Then…I won a vintage morris chair in auction and had it… Read More
So, I started a lot of projects before we decided to purchase moore ave. and renovate it. I also wrote a bunch of half-written blog posts that explained those processes and completely forgot about them.… Read More
Two things I always want to buy are coats and couches…and maybe chairs. The three C’s! I guess I like to sit a lot…and be cold? Either way. I am obsessed with seating and literally… Read More
When we were doing our renovation (an ongoing process), we decided to keep alll of the wood from the walls. The lath and 2x4s were so old and beautiful, we couldn’t just toss them out… Read More
two gorgeous books recommended by moi. here and here.
Buying a house that has such tall interior walls has been a fun challenge – the sky’s the limit [pun intended]. However, finding affordable drapes that are 50 x 124 is nearly impossible. Not to… Read More
Note to self! Don’t schedule un-finished blog posts whilst renovating a home! You probably won’t finish the post…and then people will read your half-assed ramblings about light fixtures :) I’m guessing I’ll have a part… Read More
Because of my recent Etsy lamp purchase, I thought I’d share a few more of my favorite Etsy light shops. Sourcing as much as I can from independent designers has been my goal and although… Read More
When we started this renovation…the kitchen wasn’t even on our radar. In fact, the kitchen was the only room that I told myself I was fine with…for now. It had a sweet, retro vibe and… Read More
Although Project Moore has been placed in a holding pattern in regards to the bathroom renovation/master bedroom, we’ve found mini projects to keep us busy. No matter the setbacks, I can’t wait to settle into… Read More
The previous owners of Moore kept the living room very cavernous and dark. The blinds were always closed although it seems to be where they spent most of their time. In fact, I had to… Read More
I’ve held off on showing these original photos because you just can’t see the potential of the house as well as you could if you were actually walking through it. Not to mention, the only… Read More
can’t get enough of these beautiful john derian ornaments! happy holidays!
So I accidentally scheduled this blog post to go live TODAY instead of tomorrow…and wasn’t finished. So those of you that read it today…sorry for all the shenanigans. Also, I’m not 100% finished with the… Read More
A few weeks ago, I attended the City Farmhouse Pop Up Sale in Franklin. It was right after we made an offer on our new house [!!!], so I knew I had to buy something! What I… Read More
This past month, Ryan and I purchased a new home and I’m beyond thrilled to start this new project. Our next steps are to slowly [over the next month] pack up and prep Pleasant Valley… Read More
When you visit Franklin, TN, it’s like stepping into a different world or, even, another time. I often compare it to its Gilmore Girls’ counterpart – Stars Hollow. It’s that cute. They even have town… Read More