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How to Style a Sofa [2 Different Ways]

Hey there, guys! I’m super thrilled to be sharing today’s post with you! Since ya’ll seem to go crazy for styling posts around here AND you know about my un-tamable love [ok, let’s call it what it is – my obsession] for throw pillows, I’m going to show you how to style a sofa with 2 different looks! The other fabulous part about today’s post is I’m joining an amazing group of bloggers who are also dishing on their sofa styling tips, how to get the look, sources and more! So be sure to scroll to the end of the post to check out the others’ sofa scoop!

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The Glam Girl Gift Guide 2016 | This is our Bliss

The Ultimate Glam Girl Holiday Gift Guide

Hey, all! I want to take a second to thank you for all your sweet notes and comments about our Merry & Metallic Christmas Home over the past few weeks! It was nice to have the house all gussied up early, so I could relax and enjoy some time as a family before the hustle and bustle starts back up again. And that time is now! Since I’m pretty sure I’m not the only one who still has some shopping and wrapping to do, I thought I would share a gift guide today that I’ve been working on for a little while. I’m calling this one The Glam Girl Gift Guide and it’s filled with items I’ve been eyeing lately and have even picked some up as gifts. Truthfully, I wouldn’t mind it if any one of these things were wrapped up with my name on the tag! T are you reading?! Continue reading

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Starting to Deck the Halls! [Christmas Home Sneak Peek]

The decking has begun! It’s official. The Christmas decorating is in full-swing over here and today I’m sharing a sneak peek of our Christmas Home! I always scoop up after-season sale items to use the following year, but I usually can’t stop myself from grabbing a few new decor pieces just before or even while I’m spreading holiday cheer around the house. This year, I’m especially excited about a few new finds from Kirkland’s Christmasland collection. I decided to go quite neutral with my decor this time, at least in a few main areas and knew when I saw spotted some of their new holiday items [specifically the ones with a touch of metallic gold] they had to join the fun at my house! Continue reading

Stylish Coffee Table & Accessorizing Books | Holiday Gift Guide

Hello! Get ready for things to start picking up around here. My favorite time of the year is upon us and I can’t wait to kick off the holiday season on the blog with you today with my first Holiday Gift Guide of 2016!

Do you need to spice up your living room coffee table or could your shelfies use an upgrade? Have you ever struggled with ideas for your own holiday wish list or with what to give your bestie, mom, sis or aunt that loves to decorate their house, but seems to already have the perfect styling accessories?!

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Fall 2016 One Room Challenge [Week 2: Dining Room Lighting]

We celebrated T’s birthday over the weekend on the most beautiful fall day. His parents got to town around 10, so we drank coffee and played with the boys out back, golfed in the afternoon and since we had a sitter at the house, we decided to have dinner out, too! But somehow, an early night in on Saturday still made for a long day of recovering on Sunday! And then Monday came and I knew it was time to get moving on some projects. One in particular, as you might guess…

So, how the dining room is coming along?!

Well….let’s see…ummm…can I get an extension, please?!! Continue reading

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10 Ideas for Unique & Personalized Gifts [Wedding, Anniversary or for yourself!]

This is a sponsored post in collaboration with Uncommon Goods.  A super cool company that brings amazing pieces from emerging designers, seasoned artists and local craftsman directly into the homes of consumers. All thoughts, opinions and ideas are 100% my own. 

Raise your hand if you are always scrambling at the last minute for the perfect gift! I mean, I always have great intentions and add “buy said gift” to my to do list, but for some reason it always ends up at the bottom and then I’m scratching my head for where to look just days before I need it! Sound familiar?! Continue reading

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My Current Crush [Pineapples]

Sigh. Pineapples. It’s no secret I’m in love with these sweet thangs. I’ve sprinkled them throughout our home and quite appropriately, the presence of pineapples around here has amped up for summer time. They are the perfect summer styling accessory (real or fake), a sign of welcome and a sweet treat to indulge in [natural state or in cocktail form!]. Continue reading