All posts filed under “DESIGNS

comments 7

Inspired

I am currently inspired by all of these amazing spaces! Click on image for source Love all these airy white spaces sprinkled w/ a little dose of cheerful colors. You can also find all these images on my Pinterest page. Follow me there for ongoing… Read More

comments 13

Nightstand Makeover

I’ve always had a thing for thrifted items, particularly furniture pieces. You never know what gems you’ll find. Yes, it takes a little work to turn these loved treasures into something spectacular but it’s well worth the effort. Seven months ago, we bought a pair… Read More

comments 5

Holiday Mantel

Hello! Hope everyone had a great weekend. Since we were stuck in the house because of a wintery snowstorm, we were fairly domesticated. Daddy and Z sewed white X-mas stockings while I put all the pieces together to create the most festive mantel ever!  Mantel… Read More

comments 10

My Holiday Coffee Table

Hello!  Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving! We had our first Thanksgiving celebration at our new home and it was incredible. Nothing fancy- just enjoyed a nice dinner and spent time w/ loved ones. Unlike the hubs, I didn’t splurge on Black Friday although I… Read More

comments 7

Radiator Charm

What a beautiful Saturday morning! Each morning we are awakened by the stir that Zoey makes as she crawls into our bed. Most of the time, this happens at 5:30am. Today, she climbed into our bed at 7am. It’s very precious and sweet. She lays… Read More

comments 10

Nest

I’m slightly disappointed in myself for not posting more frequently.  Basically, by the time I put Zoey down for the night, I am thoroughly spent. I’ll blame it on the pregnancy! Anyhow, I stumbled on this site called nest.co.uk and saw some of the most… Read More

comments 15

My New Room- Sneak Peak!

Finally! The hubs has finally set up the computer in our new home. This simple installment will make my life so much easier and more efficient. Simplicity and efficiency are the two things that my life craves right now. Each morning, I wake up feeling… Read More

comments 7

Foyer

Hello! Hope everyone’s doing well. I’m currently in house decorating mode and wouldn’t mind either one of these gadgets in my foyer.  click on image for source Loving this all-purpose antique looking bench. I can imagine throwing my handbags on it as I step into… Read More

comments 14

Kakelugn

I’ve been seeing a lot of these unique round white stoves in many home pictures and wondered where they originated. Well, they are called “Kakelugn” which means tile stove or contra-flow stove in Swedish. How cool do they look?! Round up from my Pinterest board,… Read More

comments 10

Pom-Poms

Want to create a space that’s instantly whimsical and full of life? Just add pom-poms! I can’t think of a more inexpensive decor than these paper floral balls.  Here are a few ideas, round-up from my Pinterest boards. Click on image for source.  This is… Read More

comments 7

Peony & Tea Sugar Scrub

Obsessed is an understatement when it comes to making my own fabulous sugar scrubs. I like the fact that every month or so I get to come up with new, lovely sugar scrub concoctions. This month, it’s all about Peonies & Tea! You can substitute… Read More

comments 12

Creative Workspaces

Do you have an inspiring workspace? I think creating a work area that’s your zen space is important, whatever style that would be. Who says that our bedrooms should be our only sanctuaries? Wouldn’t it be nice to work and get lost in some of… Read More

comments 11

Displaying Clothes

One day, I will have the dressing room of my dreams. And in it, will be a rack full of fabulous clothes. Not hidden in the closet, but out on display. As in a work of art.  Here are a round-up from my Pinterest board,… Read More

comments 11

Black, White, and Gold

Happy Friday everyone! Hope you had a wonderful July 4th. I’ve been concentrating on other new exciting departments in life that I’ve been a little inconsistent w/ LZM postings. Time has been my enemy a lot lately. Many changes still not yet finalized but will… Read More

comments 9

Lights!

It has been a crazy past couple of days. Many life changing decisions. All great and very grande… Anyhow, I’m loving the look of bringing patio globe string lights indoors. How whimsical and just oh so romantic! Just a few inspiration pics from my Pinterest… Read More

comments 5

FREE Initial Nursery Prints!

I recently stumbled on this site called OnToBaby and saw the cutest nursery prints. The best thing about it? It’s absolutely FREE!! All you need are some paper and a color printer to create these adorable initial nursery prints.  I made one for Zoey (green for… Read More

comments 13

DIY Rose Balls

This post is way overdue! For my sister’s wedding, we made rose balls for the reception hall. Initially, we thought about using fresh carnations b/c they are sturdy and would last the entire day. However, we had problems with finding foam balls for fresh flowers… Read More

comments 19

Peonies and Parfums

Hope everyone’s doing well! This post is dedicated to all the Lovelies who are tickled by all things pretty and fragrant!  I plopped some peonies from our garden into a gold vase and accessorized them next to a few mini-parfum bottles that my sister sent… Read More

comments 36

DIY Gold and White Bowls

Ever saw something gorgeous and thought “I can make that!”? Well, not exactly make it but create something similar that was inspired by it?  When I saw this… I was completely inspired to make this… Here’s the easy how to:  In my opinion, every self-proclaimed… Read More

comments 16

House Hunting 4

If we don’t end up getting a Brownstone home with Victorian period details then I wouldn’t mind a stylish loft either. I’m not talking about the super contemporary concrete/steel type but rather something with a lot of character and old charm. Preferably with huge open… Read More