The Joinery

by Alicia on March 19, 2013

Along with any move comes the desire to decorate. We only plan to be in this house for the next 18 months, so it’s not a good time to go crazy, but still I can’t help myself. I’ll take one of everything at Joinery, like this large woven rug (just $160, but out of stock) […]


Obsessed: This Backpack

by Alicia on February 11, 2013

  I’m obsessed with this Master Piece x Nowartt backpack. It’s been open in a Chrome tab for weeks, even though it is so not me. I don’t even own a backpack. I don’t do floral. Why can’t I get this out of my head?


Fashion-Inspired Giftwrap

by Alicia on November 27, 2012

The moment I saw this Tuft dress I knew I wanted to turn it into a giftwrap DIY. Last week Ashley did it and posted it on Whimseybox along with a bunch of other giftwrap ideas to dress up your holiday. Fun, right?


My Kind of Tee

by Alicia on October 24, 2012

I was going to post a DIY Biz piece today, but it’s not done started. So I leave you with these awesome t-shirts from Ugmonk that I’m obsessed with. Simple, fresh graphics for the win. Plus, I really like the story. (Snowboarding + Settlers of Catan! We would get along great.)


Zara Leather Love

by Alicia on October 18, 2012

For all of the years I lived in Chicago, there was no Zara. (There is now, of course.) So it wasn’t until we moved to Houston 3 years ago that I discovered Zara and, in particular, their amazing winter coats. Seriously, they have the best coats and I live in a city where you never […]