Chunky Sandals Are Summer Dad-Wear Essentials

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Time to stash your sneakers and give your feet a little breathing room. This summer, chunky sandals are the ultimate dad-wear staple. They freshen up any outfit with the added benefit of being functional and comfortable. Check out our favorite […]

Summer Education Can Be Easy + Fun

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Education is not intended to end the first week of June! Think of summer education as an opportunity to implement some activities at home and help your children thrive in the coming school year.  Here are 5 easy ways that […]

Glass Decanters Evoke Bohemian Bliss

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Support your local shops and peruse a few thrift stores for treasures this month. Glass decanters from the 50s are a perfect vintage treasure to go hunting for! They give your decor a fun, genie-in-the-bottle vibe and add just the […]

High-Waisted Jeans For The Ultimate Tummy Tuck

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Don’t you love it when fashion designers start to deliver trends that flatter your figure?  The beauty of high-waisted jeans is that they tuck everything in and keep everything covered. Standing up, sitting down, bending over—you can move with complete confidence. […]

Cozy Christmas Ideas: Making The Most of The Holiday

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The holiday seasons are totally do-able during quarantine. Make a cozy Christmas environment in your home with easy homemade crafts and treats. We collected our favorite ideas together and put them on a schedule so that they are sporadically placed […]

Denver Colorado Sightseeing During Social Distancing

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If you’re brave enough to travel, socially distanced sightseeing can be quite a treat. Denver, Colorado is unusually empty due to quarantining but that doesn’t mean the city is dead. There are plenty of safe and fun ways to explore […]

Oversized Trench Coats Blame it on The Rain

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They say, “necessity is the mother of invention”. Oversized fashion requires oversized trench coats to provide the roominess needed to manage inclement weather in style. Trenches are long in length and will be sure to keep you warm and dry […]

Plant Minimalism Gives Your Home A Little Breathing Room

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As winter fall upon us and light starts drifting in softly through windows we need to think about dialing back our plant life. In addition to streamlining decor, using plant minimalism in our homes encourages healthier air and simple living. […]

Chunky Black Boots Come Out of Quarantine

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In spite of fashion currently trending on stay-at-home style, there is one piece of outerwear that should be added to your cart immediately. Straight from the 90s, chunky black boots are sensible and spectacular. They work with a myriad of […]

Black Floors Create Elegant Vibes in Any Home

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One of the primary fundamentals of interior design is to create a “grounding” effect in your home. We love the anchoring effect that black floors give to any room as well as the contrast they can provide to the rest […]