diy mason jar light

OK I just came across the coolest DIY. As I’ve mentioned many times before, I’m decorating/furnishing my first apartment, which means my interior design senses are at an all time high. There is nothing more satisfying than completing a DIY project that looks like something straight out of Anthropologie. (And then telling people yes, I … More diy mason jar light

friday five

Phew! This week flew by! Good thing because I’m so over February. Bring me March and spring weather! At least I’ve got the Oscars to look forward to this weekend. You can bet I’ll have a best dressed list on Monday. To close out the week I’ve rounded up some especially springy things to get … More friday five

so artsy

My roommate and I bought paint and canvasses at the beginning of the year as a cheap way to decorate our sparse apartment. Six canvasses and six months later we are still decorating. In fact, “we are so artsy” is our unofficial sarcastic motto now. My roommate’s procrastination during exams resulted in nearly 30 paper snowflakes. Over … More so artsy

new look

Amidst the stress of finals and end-of-the-year activities I managed to squeeze in a little DIY project. This old shelf was in my garage for years. I pulled it out of obscurity to be a TV stand in my apartment (with a little makeover.) However, 4 months later the red chipped shelf still looked the … More new look

settling in

One of my grade school friends has this saying, “I need to settle in first.” Basically this means he likes to have time to unpack/adjust/relax in his new surroundings, be that his home, his own room, or whatever his destination is. I can relate to this feeling of “settling in.” I don’t fully feel welcome … More settling in