Archives for December 2014

Reflecting on 2014

As I mentioned in yesterday’s post, 2014 was a bit of a crazy, mixed up year for me. On the one hand, I had so many moments to be grateful for: I made a huge career move and launched my own company (including starting Read more [...]

New Year’s Brunch: Bagel Sandwich Bar

It’s hard to believe that another year is coming to an end. I have some very mixed emotions about 2014 (to be discussed further tomorrow), so I’m excited for 2015 and a brand new start. One thing that I do not feel at Read more [...]

Merry Christmas!

Just a quick post on this Christmas Eve to wish you and your loved ones a truly wonderful Christmas! I think this year, sadly, will not involve matching Christmas jammies, but I look forward to the next 48-ish hours of Read more [...]

Christmas Gift Wrap Ideas

The Christmas countdown is in full effect! If you have waited until now to complete your shopping and gift wrapping, then you and I are officially in the same boat: The S.S.Procrastinator! My parents had the best system Read more [...]

Fur Trimmed Parka and Floral Dress

Notable events of this week: 1. I completed an incredibly rewarding interior design project – the kind that makes you tear up a bit because it’s just so personal and heartfelt. 2. I attended my first ever Hanukkah Read more [...]

Even More Christmas Décor!

It feels like the Christmas décor just keeps on coming at my house! In the past, I haven’t done a ton of decorating outside of the obligatory tree & mantle combination, but this year I decided to really get after it. Read more [...]

Room With A View

Perhaps we could just call this post “PSA for Attractive Window Coverings.” I’m only partially kidding on that. Instead of being a full redesign, I would refer to the transformation of Jen and A.J.’s Manhattan Beach Read more [...]

O [Mixed Metals] Christmas Tree!

Now that the halls are officially decked, I am really getting excited about Christmas! My Christmas tree has been up for about a week, but I just finally finished decorating it (and the rest of my den) yesterday. Here, my Read more [...]

Leopard Dress and Black Capelet

Leopard has long been a favorite pattern of mine. It’s possible that I have been heavily influenced by all of the years I spent working at Guess, where leopard is a quintessential part of the brand DNA, but I really cannot Read more [...]

How to Build a Gallery Wall

Creating a gallery wall is a great way to display multiple pieces of art, whether they are uniform in nature, such as a series of black and white photos, or a random grouping of art and objects that you have collected over Read more [...]