The Hang Up

Hnaging Chair 630x504 The Hang Up

I’ve always had a mild obsession with hanging chairs. I don’t know if it stems from my childhood  love of swings or what, but I’ve just always wanted to have one in my home. These whimsical chairs are super versatile and are now manufactured in so many different materials and styles, there are options for …

Chic Tabletop Animals

Animal Statues1 150x150 Chic Tabletop Animals

1. Ceramic Snail, $12 West Elm, 2. Treshold Brass Animals, $9.99 Target, 3. Toikka Grey Whooper Swan, $645 2Modern, 4. Pesque, $49.95 CB2, 5. Silver Antelope, $25 Dwell Studio, 6. Abstract Giraffe, $24 West Elm, 7. Jonathan Adler Katie Owl Bank, $20 JCP

A New Look

to do list 150x150 A New Look

Today I am so excited to debut the new look of Lacquer & Linen! I’ve been wanting to revamp the design for a while now and with the help of an amazing designer, I finally got around to doing it. I am still working on some new sections and will probably be changing some more …

A Brewery Baby Shower

Stone Shower 150x150 A Brewery Baby Shower

Yes, we had two baby showers. Baby C is one lucky little lady! Last weekend, my best friend of eleven plus years threw us an absolutely gorgeous co-ed baby shower at one of Mr. C’s favorite San Diego Breweries, Stone Brewing Co. A baby shower at a brewery you say? I know, not the first place …

Designer House Tour: Angie Hranowsky

Lonny Mag April 1 150x150 Designer House Tour: Angie Hranowsky

One of my favorite emails in my inbox each month is the one from Lonny Mag announcing the launch of their latest issue. Maybe it’s all this gorgeous spring sun we’ve been having, but this month, I was particularly struck by the beautiful spread showcasing interior designer Angie Hranowsky’s bright and colorful South Carolina Home. …

Pretty Prints to Benefit Brielle

Brielle 150x150 Pretty Prints to Benefit Brielle

Today I want to share a special opportunity to help a beautiful little girl and her family. After beating cancer twice, Brielle Beus, a sweet ten-year-old girl, has learned her cancer has returned for a third time. Unfortunately, after extensive treatments and therapies, there is nothing more doctors can do for her. One of my favorite …

Weekend Musings + A Baby Shower

Baby Shower 1 150x150 Weekend Musings + A Baby Shower

This edition of Weekend Musings is extra special to me because I am sharing a few photos of my baby shower last weekend put on by a very dear family friend. I remember when we picked a date for the shower it seemed like it was SO far away. I really can’t believe how fast …

Designer Spotlight: Ramey Caulkins

Ramey Caulkins 150x150 Designer Spotlight: Ramey Caulkins

I first learned of Ramey Caulkins when I spied her fabulous home in the pages of HGTV Magazine last September. I absolutely fell in love with the charming vintage inspired room she designed for her little girl. I was intrigued to see more from this talented lady and was even more impressed with her diverse portfolio including the 2011 …