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First client post pregnancy

Written by Kristina on . Posted in Blog, decorating

My husband and I have had quite an eventful year, and consequently my blog has gone without posts... In June we moved to a new city, bought our first house, which was in dire need of renovations.. (I will blog about that once I find a decent electrician to hang light fixtures). But most importantly ...

white floors

Written by Kristina on . Posted in Blog, decorating

white floors cozy

Rocker Lounge Chair Teak Stump Side Table FURTALK 18-Inch Mongolian Faux Fur Pillow, Natural Tache Polar Ivory Faux Fur with Sherpa Throw Blanket Vanity 3PC Sectional in White Blended Leather by Diamond Sofa One of our favorite looks for floors also happens to be the least expensive. Good old painted white floors. A simple method involves one coat of ...

Patterned Tile

Written by Kristina on . Posted in Blog, decorating

black and white tile

I love patterned tile. It gives a space so much character and warmth. Below are some of my favorite examples: I love these black and white patterned tiles together. They have geometry and stark contrast in common. The lack of color keeps this look clean. This patterned tile looks beautiful in this cafe. The pattern of the ...

glorious kitchens

Written by Kristina on . Posted in Blog, kitchens

grey kitchen

kitchens beautiful kitchens. One of the rooms that we spend the most time in. Especially if you cook (and eat) like I do. I love all styles from modern to traditional. Here are some of my favorites..   CLAXY® Ecopower Industrial Barn Mini Metal Pendant Light 1 Light Fixture 1. love the grey cabinet and bleached oak floors ...

Beautiful Bleached Floors

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bleached herringbone wood floors

I was shopping in Madison Avenue in NYC and I couldn't help but notice a trend, that I have to say I love. Bleached floors. Following are a few photos of some of our favorite examples. Let us know what you think! love these floors in herringbone Love this in a cabin with bleached wood walls! Rustic ...

Vintage Layered Rugs

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vintage kilim

A trend that we love is layered vintage rugs. Here at evolve we love the look of worn weathered kilims and serapes especially layered with different textures such as jute and sisal. Below are two kilims layered together. Love this!   we also love these layered rugs with sisal and jute the above is a vintage Ukrainian blanket. ...

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

Written by Kristina on . Posted in Blog, decorating

Christmas sign

The countdown to Christmas is on. Do you have all the essentials? We're here to help... 1. A Fantastic Wreath   We love this shot of color on an otherwise neutral wreath. Nothing says Christmas like red! If you love simplicity like I do, all you need is a little greenery. Shape it into a wreath? and voila, instant ...

thanksgiving decor

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thanksgiving table

It is that time of year already! Time to gather with family, fill our bellies, take a nap, and most importantly give thanks. Many of us are excited to be hosting the beautiful event, and as such want to delight our guests with beautiful things worthy of the holiday. I hope some of the following tablescapes ...

Paint Your Front Door

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turquoise front door

One of the easiest ways to spruce up the facade of your home is to update your entrance. What's the cheapest way to have the largest impact? Paint the front door! The color of your front door can say a lot about your personality without having to impose on the architecture and design of your ...