Sep 15 2017

Friday Finds – Changing up the store decor

It hit me a couple of weeks ago that I really wanted the showroom to look more like a store and less like just loads of furniture. I went to work, checked out some of my favorite stores around town and also did some internet searching. Because we are in an industrial space, the feel of our store needs to stay pretty industrial. Plus you really cant put much other than pipe on a brick wall and expect it to hold...

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Sep 08 2017

Friday Finds – 7 Brunch Spots in Chicago

Dang, it is cold in Chicago. I can't recall ever saying that before in my life in September in this city. Hopefully we will get a few more warm days before fall kicks in. We have put together a few of our favorite brunch spots to visit in Chicago before it gets too cold to eat outside! 1.     Knife and Tine I found this place across from a friend’s apartment by chance and it was delicious! They have fresh and modern...

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Sep 01 2017

Friday Finds – 10 Favorite Juju Hat Decor Ideas

I have this thing for Juju hats. I have for a few years. There are some styles that come and go in my love book, but seem to grow in my love for them over time. The first time I heard the name, I was like "juju what?" So just fyi, a Juju hat is a Bamiléké feather headdress or Tynhat. It is worn by the royal dancers of the Bamiléké tribes during important ceremonies held by the tribal chief. They...

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Aug 25 2017

Friday Finds – 14 Favorite Green Bedrooms

So the search is on! I told you I was leaning towards green for our master bedroom, but the world of green, I now know, is a very big one! Do I want dark? Is that going to make the room to dark? Do I want light and if I go light am I going to like it? It was difficult to figure out which route I wanted to go. When we moved into The Casita, I was pretty dead...

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