Summer evening look - and luxury furniture just for you!


I love summer evenings.

The beautiful sunsets. The extra hours of light. Our home gets this incredible amber light during the summer that pairs beautifully with our bamboo floors and spreads everywhere due to the gold ceiling next to our bay windows.

When you live in a small space, you have to choose your pieces wisely - especially if you like luxury furniture like I do ;) I knew it was time to change the look of our living room a bit, mainly because we needed a better storage solution under the TV. When I found the perfect credenza - in black and gold, obviously - I had to get rid of the pair of white arm chairs we had in front of our bay windows. I really wanted to open that area a bit so we could get closer to the windows and enjoy the fab view. 

Luckily, I found this gorgeous swivel chair that feels like a big hug every time you sit in it. Believe me, it took me quite some time to find the perfect piece for this spot. What convinced me was the timeless look and its quality. I know she will stay with us for a long time! And that's the best investment you can make for your home.

Next time you think about replacing a piece you have at home, think about making a long-term investmentTrust me. There are plenty of places where you can get unique, top-quality pieces that will elevate the look of your home - I linked some of my favorites throughout this post because you deserve only the best ;) Now, if it ever gets too overwhelming to choose the perfect piece, just send me a note and I'll make all your decoration dreams come true - plus we'll toast with a glass of champagne when we are done. How does that sound?!

I really hope you are having a wonderful summer! Thanks so much for reading and following my adventures. You are the best! xx.

Color me happy! - Room to Rebloom, the REVEAL

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"You can't think of darkness in a place like this"

Our clients' reaction after the big reveal

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From time to time life gives you the opportunity to pause and see things with perspective. My love for design and beautiful interiors has to do with how I like feeling at home, and how I believe people should feel in their own homes.

Room to Rebloom is a non-profit organization that creates healing environments for survivors of domestic violence; and I had the privilege of working with them on the transformation of a one bedroom apartment for a very special client :)

When I met with our client for the first time she told me she wanted happy colors on the walls - a very big challenge for a neutral girl like me. Little did I know I was going to end up using the most beautiful shade of robin's egg blue to create a cheerful living room, and a cherry jubilee accent wall in the glam lady-like bedroom. The most important part of it all was being able to create a beautiful, livable environment for a woman celebrating new beginnings. 

This project reminded me again why I love interiors, and how important it is for all of us to support each other and spread a bit of joy, whenever possible.

I'm so thankful for this experience and for the amazing people that keep lifting my spirit with kindness. Thank YOU for always reading and for following my adventures. It means a lot! xx.


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We installed, we assembled, we made magic happen!

How to add that perfect "pop of color" to a room

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From time to time I have the urge to move things around, change the look of a room, have fun with my decor! Does this happen to you too? As much as I love neutrals, lately I've been seriously attracted to vibrant pops of color in my designs. Maybe it's because spring is here, maybe it's because our tastes and styles constantly evolve. 

When Orian Rugs reached out to me about their fabulous rugs' collections I knew it was the perfect opportunity to change the personality of my space "from the rug up"! it was a serious calling to dare to inject some color in my home (yay!) - the room of choice? My living room. 

Changing or adding a rug in a room is the easiest way to change the whole atmosphere; and rethink how you want the space to make you feel. A rug is one of the most powerful elements in your decor.

In my case, I wanted to add color and some classic vibes to my neutral modern glam living room. My color of choice is usually blue, but after seeing Orian Rugs' Bohemian Collection I decided to try a red oriental rug variation with a transitional twist. This Ankara Red rug looked even better in person - I love its distressed finish that makes it look a bit modern. It was a lot of fun to place it under my sofa and decorate around it. I brought pillows, art and other pieces of furniture to complete the look. Ain't it a big change?

It feels like a completely different room! Adding some color to a room doesn't have to include a bucket of paint. the best thing about a colorful rug is that you can always place it in other parts of your home when you want a change. And for you to start exploring some possible changes in your own space, here's the TOP 5 choices I considered before making the final decision. Do you have a favorite?

Zettia Navy - I love this one so much! You can see a picture of it on Instagram too

Zettia Navy - I love this one so much! You can see a picture of it on Instagram too

It was my first time incorporating that amount of color in my home and I LOVED IT!! It's already inspired other color additions around the house - maybe in classic jewel tones?? - , so stay tuned for those! :) Thanks so much for reading! xx.