IKEA DRESSER BEFORE AND AFTER

One of my big goals for 2019 is to share as many personal decorating projects in our current house as possible. My hope is that at the end of our lease this time next year we'll be buying a house (fingers crossed!) and while it's tempting to just count down the days, it will be …

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HOW I ORGANIZED OUR WRAPPING PAPER

Growing up we had a little closet between our kitchen and our mudroom that my mom called the "gift closet." She kept the top shelves well-stocked with items like candles and picture frames that were great for last-minute gifts and the bottom shelf housed wrapping paper, gift tags, and ribbon. This time of year I …

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OUR KITCHEN REVEAL

Taking a little break from holiday gift guides today to share pictures of our kitchen! It's not as much of a proper reveal as our foyer, our living room, or our dining room as there wasn't a ton of decorating to be done in this space, but I didn't want to skip over …

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OUR DINING ROOM REVEAL

I’m so excited to share photos of our dining room today! This definitely feels like the most finished room in our house right now (I suppose our foyer is finished as well but I’m constantly tweaking little things in our living room!). It isn’t a big space but it’s light and bright and will …

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REUPHOLSTERING MY BIRDCAGE CHAIR

If you've been reading Design Darling for several years now, you might remember the hot pink Katie Kime birdcage chair I had in my West Village studio apartment  back in 2014. It is one of my favorite pieces of furniture because it signifies a really fun time in my life when I was living on …

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