project home: the living room

Happy Monday, friends! I hope you all had a wonderful weekend. I’m excited to finally be sharing some photos of our new place in Santa Cruz! The big stuff is all out and unpacked, but as you can see, we still have a long way to go. We need a fair amount of furniture (shelves, entry table, etc.), but more on that in bit. Since the consensus was to show photos of the current state
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home inspiration: white + wood

Left from top: 1, 2, 3, 4 | Right from top: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Finding home decor inspiration is hard for me. Okay, wait – finding it isn’t hard. One swipe through Pinterest and I’ve pinned over a dozen spaces I love. The hard part for me is narrowing down what I actually want because I’m drawn to so many different things. My home decor tastes are similar to my personal style – there’s
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tidbits

This pretty lady is quite the pro at posing for the camera. About her nose – one of the cats or little dogs got her. They haven’t quite learned that she can eat them if she wants. These hydrangeas are so cool, almost ombre-ish. Magazine overload. The InStyle is HUGE. I love the neighborhoods around our house in the evenings, especially the trees. Whole Foods sandwich on a Sunday afternoon. The prettiest dahlias.
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recent deals & steals

I cannot tell you how stinkin excited I am about this Goodwill find. I’ve been wanting a pharmacy floor lamp forever and have been eyeing this Urban Outfitters one (not really pharmacy, but similar), but when I found this at Goodwill for only $15 I knew it was coming home with me. The space between the couch and Seth’s leather chair now looks complete (except for the walls). I went to Walmart for paper clips
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