{DIY} Best Creative Ikea Hacks

Ever surf the net for Ikea hacks? I do. And once I get started, it is all… Ya know? Even when I have no reason…

24 Ideas from Beautiful Modern Farmhouse Kitchens {Home Decor Inspiration}

While I have been obsessed with interior design, timeless and tranquil decor, and beautiful kitchens since FOREVER, about two years ago, I began falling hard for…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {week 52}

Lots of peeks today even though it’s not quite reveal time with shiny happy pictures of styled polished spaces; my best estimate now is Christmas, and I’ll…

{My Home Renovation} i feel bad about my doors

I should definitely not be blogging right now. I am sick with the flu, just chugged Nyquil, and feel PMS rage; biologically implausible though the case…

Art Tour of My Collages {My Art}

When I shared the tour of my abstract paintings the other day, I mentioned  my collage tour would follow. vintage book pages, vintage catalogs, acrylics, and…

12 Reasons to See Dream Home Chicago {Home Decor Inspiration}

What an honor to be invited as press to Design Chicago 2016 and DreamHome, where the air at the Mart was positively charged with creativity, excitement,…

Design Chicago 2016 {Around Chicago}

Did you see my post featuring Michael Del Piero’s lovely work in Milieu and elsewhere? Michael Del Piero   Well, today promises to be extra…

Artist Inspiration: George Marks {Dance of Birds}

La Danse des Oiseaux (Dance of Birds) is a breathtaking collaboration with work from George Marks and Lisa di Stefano at the Claire Elizabeth Gallery…

{Artist Inspiration} Margo Vanerkelens

My designer friend Greet of Lefevre Interiors (author of the award-winning Belgian Pearls) recently shared the work of artist Margo Vanerkelens, and I was compelled to go deeper…

{Artist Inspiration} Melissa James

Transitioning into autumn is the perfect time to be treated to a cozy collection of photographs from Melissa James, a dreamy Chicago artist who happens also to be…

{Modern Decor Inspiration} Piet Boon: French Alps Retreat

It is dark and stormy outside, and my thoughts are turning toward warm and cozy visions of fall and even the chilly season beyond it.…

Art Tour of My Paintings {My Art}

In my last post, I mentioned I finally began organizing my studio, which I put off doing for a year since the renovation left me with…