Thursday, June 2, 2016

Get This Look For Less: 100 Layer Cake Summer Dinner Party

Obsessing over this place setting!  100 Layer Cake sure knows how to throw a party!  The blues, naturals + peachy florals are so good - it's like all my favorites had a baby!

These rattan chargers from Crate & Barrel really frame the plates, adding bold color + texture.
Today I found some similar ones for less than half the cost!  Take a look!
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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Patterned Tile

I'm talking cement tile over at Prime SLC today- are you a fan?
Come see some of my favorite patterns + installs here

image via cement tile shop

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Friday, May 27, 2016


Happy Friday!!!  It feels like I've never been this excited for the weekend lol!  If you have school age kids, you'll agree that May feels busier than December.  I'm ready to chill for a while.
Are you getting away for the long weekend?  Planning to do a little Memorial Day shopping?  If so, I'm super excited to show you what I found at the Nordstrom's Half Yearly Home Sale!!  

Have you seen Emily Jackson's new kitchen (below)?  Isn't it to die for?!  I'm loving this unexpected Kelly Wearstler wallpaper treat Alice Lane used in her cabinets.  It's so fun + unique.  So when I came across this bedding with the same designer pattern, I've been dyyying to show you!  And hot dang- it's 40% of right now!!!  Check it all out + more cute finds below!

Wouldn't these paragon euro shams (#1) make amazing accent shams too?!  Ahhh,  so pretty.

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Happy Memorial Day shopping!


**Prices for items found today 5/27/16 and may be subject to change or no longer available.  Be sure to read reviews- I do my best to promote high quality merchandise, but cannot personally guarantee all recommendations. 

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Thursday, May 26, 2016

Anthropologie House + Home Top Picks

Hey guys!!!  Just in time for Memorial Day shopping, I've picked out my favorite house + home sale items from Anthropologie!   Lucky for you guys, I'm home sick today and get to hang out + find sweet sweet deals for you!  
For a limited time, take an additional 30% off sale items!!! 
Discount applied at checkout :)

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Pottery Barn: Top Favorite Memorial Day Deals

Sharing my Pottery Barn + Pottery Barn Kids clearance round up tonight with you.  
This weekend Pottery Barn is having a Buy More Save More - *Up to 25% off everything SALE!!  Some exclusions apply, but go check it out!  Sale ends 5/30/16 | Use code: SAVEMORE  

This black + white wall sconce is only $62 was $119 | Sweet!!

Friday, May 13, 2016

This Week's Top Finds: Natural Elements

Summer is right around the corner!  Are you ready?  Whether you're furnishing a new home or just itching for a little refresh,  I have 30 indoor + outdoor great buys to show you! There are so many styles I love, but Coastal has always been one of my favorites.  Do you remember the house on Something's Gotta Give with Diane Keaton + Jack Nicholson?  I loved it then (2003) and I still love it today.  It's classic- and that's why.  I'm a huge proponent of classic finishes with modern + transitional furnishings.  

Natural wood tones in light bright spaces never go out of style.  They add warmth, texture + richness.  This cute bamboo arm chair + ottoman (#1+2) , along with the whole Bayan Collection are on sale right now + free shipping over $75 thru May 17th.  These woven shades (#3) happen to be 40% off + free shipping for the next couple of days!  They are airy, light + classic.  You can't go wrong.  These cute are prints (#12-15) have free shipping thru May 15th!  And these antique gold finish arm lights are only $79 for the pair!  Have a wonderful weekend, and happy decorating!  

Monday, May 9, 2016

Vintage Kilim Rug Sale

Let's talk Vintage Kilim Rugs for a minute.   Are you a lover too?  
They way they add color, charm, character, depth + interest to any room makes me giddy!  
Today I'm super excited to share with you some amazing vintage rugs from OLDVINSHOP in Kayseri, Turkey.  Right now they are offering my readers 20% off with code RUGDISCOUNT20  

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Thursday, May 5, 2016

Cinco de Mayo Sales

Happy Cinco de Mayo!!!  
To celebrate, I'm tipping you off on 5 fab stores sales and a few of my faves worth celebrating today!

#1. West Elm up to 30% off All Bedding, Rugs, Lighting + More

Wednesday, May 4, 2016


Good morning!  We made it to Wednesday!  
Today I've rounded up some of my favorite home furnishings from GILT
  Right now you can get 30% off your order with code: THIRTY
Valid 5/3 - 5/2  *Max $75 off.  Limit 1 per member. 

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Crabapple Lane Design Board

Hey guys!  Tonight I'm excited to share with you a design board I've put together with some of my favorite deals I've found this week.
The best part?  90% of these items are on sale right now!!  

If you've been looking to update your kitchen + great room, or just add a few new accents, you'll want to check out some of these items and add them to your shopping list fast! These hot deals won't last for long :)

- complete list of links below -

Thursday, April 28, 2016

20 Mother's Day Gifts Under $25

Friends, are you still looking for the perfect Mother's Day gift?  If so, I have some HOT finds for you!
I've scoured the interwebs in search for the cutest home accessories under $20.  Check them out!
Links below :)

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Happy Mother's Day Shopping!


**Prices for items found today 4/28/16 and may be subject to change or no longer available.  Be sure to read reviews- I do my best to promote high quality merchandise, but cannot personally guarantee all recommendations. 

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Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Mother's Day Gift Guide

Mother's Day is coming up quick!  May 8th!  Today I'm sharing some cute gift ideas the ladies in your life are sure to love!  What's been on your list?

Friday, April 15, 2016

The Best of Serena & Lily Sale

Happy spring Friday!  Have any fun plans this weekend?  Tonight my husband and I are going out on a double date!  Can't wait!

Today I have tons of super cute deals for you to see from Serena & Lily's sale!  Take a look!

Origami Wallpaper $43.99 was $88
charcoal + teal 

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Goodman Pendant Lighting: Get This Look For Less

Blue + white has always been a favorite of mine.  
I attribute it to having blue eyes + having an almost 100% blue personality type ;)  Are you blue too?
I can't stop drooling over Brooke Wagner's Marigold Project - especially the kitchen!  
Okay, so aren't these Goodman pendant lights to die for?  I'm crazy obsessed. These lamps (below) are quite pricey- retail runs between $500-$1200 depending on size and finish.   I found a few look-a-likes that are half the price!

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Camden Lantern Pendant Light + Turkish Style Towels

Friends!!  Today Horchow is having a ONE DAY SALE - up to 30% off their entire site!
Here are a few of my favorites!

For the Love of Pillows

Hey guys!  Today I'm excited to share with you some fun pillow combinations I've put together.

So, I'm a little obsessed with pillows.  Ask my husband.  But seriously, aren't they so fun?  All the colors, patterns, textures, shapes... sigh.  And I love how pillows can refresh a room so quickly and easily!  

Links below

Saturday, April 9, 2016

A Few of My Favorite Affordable Watercolor Prints

Art has always been a large part of my life.  For as long as I can remember, I've enjoyed creating it as well as appreciating it.  
Tonight I'm sharing some of my favorite affordable prints!

Yao Chen has been one of my favorite watercolorists for a long time.  She has quite a few of her prints on sale right now!  These are my top picks (below).

Friday, April 8, 2016

Modern Mountain Home: Get This Look For Less

It's the weekend!  I'm excited to share with you a few great deals tonight!

Have you seen Studio McGee's Modern Mountain Home they recently completed?  It's gorgeous.
This bed in the Guest Master is from Restoration Hardware.  Guess what?  You can get this look for a fraction of the price with an insanely similar bed I'm going to show you!

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Urban Outfitters Favorite Finds!

Hello!  It's been a while since I've posted!  
I'm on vacation, but I had to share a few cute deals I came across today on Urban Outfitters.  

30% off ALL SALE ITEMS - sale ends April 18th
FREE SHIPPING on orders over $50.

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

One Kings Lane Pairings

Hey guys!  Hope you've had a great day!  So One Kings Lane is one of my favorite online stores.
Tonight I've paired some of my favorite deals together for some room inspo.  Enjoy!

Jen Garrido, Indigo Weave - framed 24x24" $169.00
An abstract composition in cooling blue hues, set against a pale background. The loose, interlocking forms have a palpable sense of movement. This is a reproduction of an original work by Jen Garrido, printed on fine-art paper and set off in a white frame.

Monday, March 28, 2016

Top Picks from Pottery Barn's Spring Sale!

Pottery Barn, PB Kids + PB Teen are having huge Spring Sales!  Here are some of my top picks today!  These prices and discount codes are valid today only- so hurry!

These first eight items are from Pottery Barn.  They are offing 15% OFF YOUR ONLINE ORDER WITH CODE: W4X8-KNLR-48WW

What a great price for a coffee table!  Gayle Coffee Table $239 + $0 delivery surcharge $399

Saturday, March 26, 2016

Happy Easter Sales!

Has the Easter Bunny come yet?  He hasn't stopped by our house yet :/

Target's got me all crazy with their accessories right now.  And there are so many awesome things on sale + clearance.  Here are some of my faves.

P.S. West Elm has a 2-day surprise sale on one item- including furniture going on right now too!  

Metal basket $17.48 $24.99

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Easter Brunch: Pétra's Breakfast Casserole

Is anyone else fouled up with Easter being so early this year?  
I'm way behind the 8 ball this year.  I don't have a single bag of candy yet :/

Well if you're still trying to decide what to make for your easter brunch, you should absolutely add this delicious dish to your spread!  Today I'm sharing with you one of my best friend's breakfast casseroles.  It's super easy + I'll bet you already have the ingredients!

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Top 12 Rugs to Love

Area rugs can make a huge impact on room- they add dimension, texture, interest, color + movement.  
I say the more rugs and layers created, the better.   While on the hunt for some new rugs to go under my kitchen and dining room tables, I decided to round up some of my favorite styles for the price!  Links below 

Friday, March 18, 2016

Best of Today's West Elm Clearance + More

Happy Friday!!!  

West Elm is offering 20% off right now with code SHOPHAPPY for everything but furniture!  Here are my favorite clearance items I found there today :)

I'm crushing over this amazing rug!  Phoenix Wool Dhurrie Rug - Iron 8x10' $399.99 + 20% off $599 

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Magically Delicious DwellStudios & ALL+Modern Finds!!

Happy St. Patrick's Day!  You're in luck today, because I've found some super cute stuff for you!
Did you know that some companies have open box pricing?  YES!!  Items that have been returned & significantly marked down but inspected to be in good condition before re-selling!  

Check out some of my faves I found today :)

I'm obsessed with this cute bedroom!  How cute is this bedding?  I want to decorate another little girl's room with this!  DwellStudio's  Daisy Block Print Duvet Cover Set Twin Size $48.80 + free shipping  (*open box price) 

Wednesday, March 16, 2016


HOT deal on this modern Ikat area rug.  How pretty would this be under a bed?  5'x8'
You'll have to hurry, they are going fast!

Soho Ivory/Dark Gray Rug $205.19 + free shipping MSRP $880

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016

The Coziest Deal!!

So it's snowing here in SLC tonight and I'm freezing.  But honestly, I don't care if it's winter, spring, summer or fall, I love soft cozy blankets.  
So when I saw this furry white throw on clearance for $49 + 20% off with promo code COZYHOME at Pottery Barn, I knew I had to share!  

Horse Print Pillow Cover $27.99 $35.50  |  Love Life Pillow Cover $26.99 $35.50

images via Pottery Barn
Isn't this room gorgeous?  I'm obsessed with the walls, sofas, and that furry throw ;) 
Stay warm and sleep tight!

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Saturday, March 12, 2016

Dreamy Bath Towels & Wedding Gift SALES

Hey guys!  Anybody up for some Saturday night sales?  
I'm excited to show you some of my favorite DEALS of the day!  

Thee dreamiest Linen-Edged Bath Towels from Anthro $4.95 - $29.95 ($10.00 - $48.00)

These adorable handprinted Lucerne Measuring Cups would make the CUTEST wedding gift!  Do you agree?  $24.95  ($38.00)

  West Elm's clearance section is pretty awesome right now.  I really want this Mid-Century Rustic Cotton Plaid Rug in Belgium Blue so bad under my kitchen table.  It's  still available in 9' x 12' which is so big and awesome!  $449.99 ($829.00)

Wouldn't this be coordinate so well with the plaid rug above?  I love this Metallic Diamond Kilim rug's neutrality.  It's so pretty.   $34.99 - $399.99 ($59.00 - $679.00) 

I'm obsessed with roman shades.  I don't have any- but someday I will :)
This Mid-Century Bracket Geo Print shade is on sale right now for $99!  They come in three different sizes for that price!  Go check it out!

Need new dining chairs?  This Peppermill Dining Chair in modern oak is only $59.00 right now!  That's a good price for a chair!  Chairs are expensive!  Modern oak is big right now.  Just saying'.

AWESOME wedding gift idea!  This beautiful 3-Piece Gloria Bakeware Set is $29.95!  Normally ($56.76) at Joss & Main.  Available in white & beige.

LOOOOVE this Queen-Anne style mirror.  $494.90 compare at $1183.00

Love the simplicity of this Fitzgerald Bench.  She comes in white (shown) or natural linen.  $499 + 20% off with code EXTRA ($999.00)

You can probably tell by now I love white & blue.  How perfect is this Tara Loveseat?  Love this for an entry way, kitchen, family room, or even a bedroom.  $497.95 ($2451.43) 

My favorite classic black heels are on clearance right now! $20.98  You can't beat the price - they are super comfortable, breathable and wear so well.  The heel height is just right too.  I've loved my pair!

Target has spend $75, save $15 right now on a ton of clothes for the family - or spend $35, and save $5 on a bunch of their shoes with promo code STYLE

And last but not least, this 4-Piece Youth Table & Chair Set from Joss & Main!  Is this the cutest little set ever or what?   $145.95 ($202.00)  - TODAY ONLY -

I'm passionate about finding and sharing great deals on home furnishings + accessories.
Do we share the same taste?  Hopefully I can save you some time & money finding awesome items for your home!  If nothing else, maybe you'll see something one of your friends has been looking for. You'll be a hero!

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