Spring is Calling! New Eco-Friendly Products from West Elm Thumbnail

I can’t be the only one who looks forward to West Elm’s announcements that they’ve released new products. My excitement is doubled, however, because of the fact that West elm is one of the mainstream retailers of home goods that seems to be truly committed to providing greener product options for their customers. To be [...]

Longing for Spring? Get it in a Can Thumbnail

Around this time of year, I really start longing for warm weather to return permanently — even moreso this year because my husband and I spend early mornings with our daughter waiting for the school bus in the cold. The problem with Georgia is that the weather will trick you. It’ll be 63 degrees at [...]

Chevron Pattern Inspiration, the Eco-Friendly Way Thumbnail

There’s nothing like a sharp, graphic element to take your decorating to the next level. Chevron patterns — particularly large-scale ones — are perfect for this. Here are some of my favorite examples of eco-friendly products and projects featuring chevron patterns: Bryn fabric AND East Village fabric by Rubie Green. Made of organic cotton. $90/yard. [...]

Green Steals of the Week: Perch! Designs & AphroChic Thumbnail

It is very rare for me to find great deals on two brands I love as much as these two. But today, the Foundary has outdone itself with sales on both Perch! Designs’ beautiful ceramic tableware and lighting AND AphroChic’s gorgeous silk and linen pillows and textiles. I’ve rarely seen either of these brands offer [...]

A Dose of Cute: Marionette Pillows & Prints by Ferm Living Thumbnail

I am starting to get the itch again. You know — the one that makes you want to redo every room in the house. We finished my daughter’s room last April, and I can’t help but feeling like it’s time for a change. Of course, because we’re renters, the end of our lease is always [...]