Hotel Tour: J.K. Place, Capri

Like many of us, I have a long list of places I dream of traveling to, but my bank account doesn’t always play along. That’s when I let my fingers do the walking. Italy is one of the places at the top of my list and within that, there are so many charming cities and […]

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

If you’re one of the people who enjoys the unfettered show of affection of Valentine’s Day, then gifts are probably on your mind. Sometimes, the perfect gift for someone is staring you right in the face, but other times it can take some effort to find just the right thing. Whether you’re shopping for a significant other […]

Home Tour: French Charm Meets Hollywood Glamour

Parisian character and old Hollywood glamour were practically made to go together. They are two of my favorite styles, as both have a timeless essence that is elegant and chic. So, when I came across this home tour of a Hollywood gem renovated with French style on the mind, I instantly fell in love. This home captures both […]

Vanity Trays: How to Add a Touch of Hotel Style

Vanity Trays: How to Add a Touch of Hotel Style| Decorating Files | #bathroom #vanitytray #decor

Recently, I toured some new model homes to get some decorating ideas. (If you don’t do this already, you totally should. It’s free and fun and full of inspiration.) One of the common ideas I saw throughout the professionally decorated homes was the use of vanity trays in the bathroom. Now, I’m a sucker for […]

Color of the Month: Steel Blue

Color of the Month: Steel Blue | Decorating Files | #steelblue #lightblue #icyblue #couture

A bit belated from me, but─ Happy New Year! How’s your 2015 shaping up so far? I hope well. This is my first post of 2015, so let’s get it started off with a new post series, Color of the Month, where we will be giving some attention to a (you guessed it) new color every […]

In Quotes: Week of 1•5•2015

In Quotes: Week of 1•5•2015 | #fredastairedancing #fredastaire

This is the first Monday of 2015! Wow! We can only say that once. I hope you all had a wonderful holiday and the new year brings you much happiness and joy. As we mentioned in our last post – way back last year 😉 – we were taking a break over the holidays. Sometimes […]

Crafting with Candy Canes

Crafting with Candy Canes | Candy canes are delicious to eat and great for crafts. Here are 7 fun ways you can use this holiday treat to spice up your table and decorate your home. | #candycanes #candycanecrafts #crafts #Christmas #Christmascrafts

For me, candy canes are to Christmas what candy corn is to Halloween. When I was a little girl we used to decorate the Christmas tree with the small candy canes… along with copious amounts of silver tinsel. We don’t hang them on the tree any more (the canes or the tinsel), but these sugary treats still […]

Home Tour: Diane Keaton’s Spanish Colonial Residence

Home Tour: Diane Keaton's Spanish Colonial Residence | #rustic #interiordesign #hollywoodhome

Some homes have a personality that is uniquely their own. There is unexpected charm and character waiting around every corner. Such is the truth with actress Diane Keaton’s Beverly Hills Spanish Colonial residence, built in the early-1920s by architect Ralph Flewelling. The actress is known for having her own sense of style and she has stayed […]

Get Your Christmas DIY On

Get Your Christmas DIY On | Decorating Files | #christmas #decor #holidays #DIY

Christmas and DIY go together like milk and cookies. Bees and honey. Ross and Rachel. They are just meant to be. For someone who loves both Christmas and DIY projects, this holiday season is full of inspiration. You would need more than just a month to do every awesome project that’s out there. From homemade ornaments […]