Crazy Cardboard: DIY

We’ve been noticing a growing trend in cardboard accessories and furniture for the home. In fact, the look is becoming quite haute and pricey—Genius Jones is selling a cardboard Chihuahua for a $140. Twenty Twenty One has a line of paper mache and cardboard items for your home. And ReturDesign Studio, based in Sweden, has […]

The Look For Less: Katherine Heigl

Sure, she’s actually on a movie set here, so the outfit isn’t technically her, but—it’s totally indicative of Katherine Heigl’s classic and oh so easy style. So we’ll take it. Here’s how, for less: ~ Laura Clement Belt, $12.99, LaRedoute ~ Straight Leg Denim Trousers, Gap, $59.50 ~ Mossimo Polo, $9.99, Target ~ a.n.a Raw […]

Wallpaper: DIY

Wallpaper is back as we all know and it’s hard not fall in love with the classic and contemporary designs like the one above from Graham and Brown’s Drama line (pictured above). The only bummer is it’s a major commitment, splashing an entire wall with hexagons, birds or damask—that is once you’ve figured out a […]

Green on a Budget: The Budget Ecoist

We’re all trying to be a little greener in our apporach to life, but one thing I’ve noticed is that being green can cost a lot of “green”. Enter The Budget Ecoist, our new blog all about being green on a budget. The blog, written by myself, Paige, and other friends, teaches you quick, easy, […]

The Look For Less: Ashlee Simpson

Ashlee Simpson is everywhere at the moment, and while in the past her fashion sense has been one hot mess (from grungy emo rock chick to big sis Jessica clone), lately she seems to be pulling it together in a big way (although we’re still not convinced she deserves a fashion line). This look is […]

Put Cork on it: The Look for Less

Cork is the new hot aesthetic for your home. Cork is harvested from cork trees without hurting the tree or cutting it down. So it is a sustainable and renewable resource and this functional and earth-friendly material is being crafted into everything from trays to place mats to give your home a natural look. From […]

Mobiles :DIY

Mobiles aren’t for babies rooms any more. These light, colorful, and playful accessories hang from the ceiling and are the perfect way to make a spring breeze come to life. Here are some ideas and instructions on how to make your own mobile. Leah of More Ways to Waste Time found this fabulous Frazier & […]

Is Your Nail Polish Toxic?

Earth Day is just around the corner! In appreciation of our earth (and pretty nails!), butter LONDON has teamed up with BrandHabit, a website that helps consumers track down boutiques carrying their favorite designers and must-have-items, to get people to “Turn in Their Toxins“. The use of toxic chemicals in nail products has long been […]