Painted Leather DIY

Hello team! Hope everyone is keeping warm and cozy through this winter and staying out of trouble! Trouble for me means hitting up all the New Year sales and buying all the furniture I want so desperately but know I shouldn’t. In an attempt to distract myself I knew I needed to get my hands dirty with a little DIY up-cycle on something that I … Continue reading Painted Leather DIY

Little Girls playroom - fun, colorful playroom designed by Calirose Design in Southern California. Bohemian playroom. Mudcloth pattern wall mural - handprinted wall mural.

before & AFTER // Girls Playroom // Mission Viejo

  This was such a fun project to work on! When I met the Major family they were in an absolute rut with their spare room and wanted to create a shared space for their six and eight year old girls to play in. They wanted a fresh space that their family could take pride in and be a show stopper for slumber parties and … Continue reading before & AFTER // Girls Playroom // Mission Viejo

before + AFTER // Nursery Mural // Laguna Beach

Having your first child is an incredible change in so many ways – not least the uncertainty with how to fit a nursery into your existing home style. When my client approached me with a concept to turn their overrun home office into their little girls future bedroom, they were hesitant about making the room a space that didn’t match the aesthetic of the rest … Continue reading before + AFTER // Nursery Mural // Laguna Beach

Boho, refined hair salon in Southern California. Ash and Mae Hair Loft in Newport Beach is a modern, stylish bohemian hair salon specializing in blonde hair and that effortlessly casual beach waves.

before + AFTER // Ash + Mae Hair Loft // Newport Beach

When one of your oldest friends rings up to say she’s taking the plunge and opening up her own salon space – you jump at the chance to work with her and her partner on the design! After meeting with Erika & Cody I knew that our vision for the space was spot on – a destination that felt casual but refined with a dash … Continue reading before + AFTER // Ash + Mae Hair Loft // Newport Beach

before + AFTER // Real Estate Office // San Diego

Where does the time actually go? I swear just last week I was commuting down to San Diego to work with the 710 Beach Rentals team on updating their office space, fighting the traffic both ways and working and reworking the plan to fit in the budget. Alas, no. I actually finished this project back in April and have honestly been meaning to share the … Continue reading before + AFTER // Real Estate Office // San Diego

before + AFTER // Master Bedroom // Long Beach

  HOLA! Super excited to get this post up today!! I have been leaking all kinds of spoilers on my Instagram about this project – I just haven’t been able to help myself! Working with the Hilger’s was an absolute joy. Not only because we’ve known each other since the dinosaurs roamed the earth BUT also because they both have great taste and full trust in the … Continue reading before + AFTER // Master Bedroom // Long Beach

Genius Ikea Hacks for the Mosslanda Shelving system. Shelf styling and other great ideas for shelves. Furniture hacks from Ikea

Genius Hacks – Ikea Mosslanda

Raise your hand (or glass – no judging) if you have a soft spot for Ikea? I know the major Swedish design house gets a lot of schlock for being low brow and mass marketed but I completely disagree. I think with the right ingenuity the high street brand can make a bold appearance in any home! One of the classics I’ve used time and time … Continue reading Genius Hacks – Ikea Mosslanda