What’s The Best Olive Oil? We Tested 5 to Find Out

What’s The Best Olive Oil? We Tested 5 to Find Out

The latest celebrity kitchen essential isn’t a Dutch oven. It isn’t even a vibrant new dinnerware collection. It’s the unassuming bottle perched on your counter that typically sets you back around $4. I’m talking about olive oil. Or rather, pre-2019 olive oil, because the current iteration is anything but average. …

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Spice Up Plain White Ceramics with Bubble Painting

Spice Up Plain White Ceramics with Bubble Painting

There are few things more satisfying to watch than a ceramist throwing pottery—other than bubble painting (also called bubble glazing), a technique that results in cascading, cloudlike mountains of foam. Léan Van der Merwe, a ceramist based in Cape Town, South Africa, who uses the marbelizing technique a lot in …

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How to Add Color and Texture to a Gray Bedroom

A thoughtful place blog

I’m back with another “DIY Playbook, Save our Space”. My plan for #DIYPlaybookSOS is to take a reader’s space and (virtually) offer design tips and tricks on how to improve it. Here are some of my favorite design solutions from this series… Today, I’m helping Gia finish up her master …

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5 Iconic Paver Patterns You Can DIY • Vintage Revivals

702shares MY LATEST VIDEOS Installing a paver patio is a big undertaking. It’s expensive, it’s a lot of physical labor, and it’s semi permanent. All of the ingredients that make up a really intense DIY project right!? When we decided to install the Pavestone Plank pavers at the Granary, I …

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The Slipcover Sofa Trend Is the Most Unexpected Revival of 2019

The Slipcover Sofa Trend Is the Most Unexpected Revival of 2019

Slipcovers—at one point, most popularly found in grandparents’ homes and discount furniture stores—are in the middle of a high-style revival. The audience for this one-time “outdated” sofa style has shifted to a younger demographic, and with plenty of innovative brands redefining the look and feel of slipcovered sofas, they might …

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Your Definitive Guide to the Most Popular Paint Colors

Your Definitive Guide to the Most Popular Paint Colors

As anyone who has ever endeavored to do so will tell you, picking a paint color is stressful. Your trip to the hardware store results in numerous tiny paint chips taped to your walls in the hopes that a two-inch square will provide clarity. You agonize between two nearly identical …

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Let’s Have a Life Update • Vintage Revivals

3shares MY LATEST VIDEOS Holy cow. Guys, it’s been awhile. I thought that instead of popping back in with a rando project I’d re-introduce myself (haha) and share what’s been happening around here, sound good? If you follow along on IG you might have seen that about a month ago …

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Healthy Frozen Food

Healthy Frozen Food

When you think of nutrient-rich meals, you might envision vibrant green juices or colorful salads, but what about frozen foods? The frozen aisle is often seen as a place to find convenient meals rather than nutritious ones: think ice creams, pizza pockets, and frozen TV dinners. Yet many nutritionists say …

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Ivie’s Interview • Vintage Revivals

0shares MY LATEST VIDEOS I have sat down countless times to write this blog post, and it was like my fingers just wouldnt work. I have had so many emails from parents that are worried and families that are in crisis that I know it’s time to share something. Even …

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