Friday Favorites | Volume Three

We made it to the weekend, and you know what that means . . . A few days best spent lounging and indulging in fun activities. I have just the perfect finds to get you started this weekend, so keep scrolling to see what I’ve rounded up! I hope these Friday Favorites inspire you like they have inspired me this past week.

Friday Favorites | Volume Three

Favorite Home Makeover: Designer, entrepreneur and creative mom Aubrey Smith just gave her kitchen a complete makeover! And I’m obsessed. Smith told The Glitter Guide that she wanted her kitchen to be “something elegant, with a sophisticated twist.” I love how she took the common white-walls-brass-fixtures trend and mixed up the color with beautiful purple-gray cabinets. Well done, Aubrey! Be sure to look at the rest of her kitchen makeover!

Friday Favorites: Aubrey Smith Kitchen Makeover | Original Caroline

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Decorating Idea: Ways To Bring The ‘California Cool’ Vibes Into Your Home

Summer is just around the corner and for many of us, that means planning a much-needed vacay with some fun in the sun! But with everyone’s busy schedule and long to-do lists, actually getting out to the coast can seem like just a pipe dream. To feel the sun shining down on our skin and breathing in that refreshing salty air . . .

So if you can’t find the time to make it out to the coast, why not bring the coast to you!

When you think of California, the words casual, chill and totally laid-back come to mind. Surprisingly sophisticated and always inviting, rooms designed with that same mentality are some of my favorite. And the ‘California Cool’ vibe is definitely having a moment in 2017’s design world.

To help you snag that oh-so-popular Bohemian luxe aesthetic, I’ve broken down some key elements to incorporate into your home for instant Cali vibes. From colorful textiles to organic pieces of furniture, add some of these coastal twists to your home. Add the best part? You can pull off the look even if you’re hundreds of miles from a shoreline.

Decorating Ideas: Ways To Bring "California Cool" Vibes Into Your Home | Original Caroline

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Designer Spotlight | Home Polish

Designing your home – no matter what stage you’re at – can be an intimidating journey. Even more intimidating, the loads of interior designers to choose from. It seems like interior designers are only accessible for the super-rich . . . That is, until Homepolish – where you can go to one place, find the type of style you’re going for and get set up with a designer that will create a space that reflects you. 

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