ROOM OF THE MONTH

1  Faux Bamboo Mirror, Clayton Gray Home, $640.00  2  Sea Coral Print, Driftwood Interiors, $25.00  3  Spice Linen Pillow, Clayton Gray Home, $182.00  4  Robert Abbey Orange Gourd Lamp, Lamps Plus, $251.91  5  Zebra Hair on Hide Rug, Williams-Sonoma Home, $795.00  6  Decorative Barnacle Cluster, Furbish, $18.00  7  Worlds Away Chest, Layla Grace, $1,495.00

An oldie, but a goodie, this cozy bedroom with its pops of orange feels perfect for today's Room of the Month post.  Quadrille prints, faux bamboo, and a chicly placed zebra hide rug....I could definitely spend some time curled up in here come winter :) 

Photo: Porter Design Company

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TORY COWLES

I thought we could all use a bit of uplifting color today in the way of Tory Cowles energetic, bright paintings. I've had my eye on the abstract artist for a while now and her colorful collection is always fun to browse — do check out if you have a chance!

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MARKET...RECENT FINDS & LATEST OBSESSIONS



1  The most amazing dessert (apples and salted caramel are involved) from my favorite food blog  2  A chic little box.  3  One of the most fantastic foxy items I've seen all fall.  4  Handmade warmth.   5  A chic alternative to the nude patent look.  6  Perfect for jotting a quick thank-you.  7  I know it's technically a pastel, but this is a color I would wear year-round.  8  Ditto.  9  Love, love, love Natalie Joos!

My thoughts are with family members, friends, and followers today on the East Coast...please stay safe everyone :)

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BLAIR RITCHEY


Have you heard of Blair Ritchey? I recently discovered the young designer and fell head over heels for her line of handmade handbags and accessories. The chic shapes and hues are equally perfect for a night out or skipping around town. 

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ETSY FINDS


1  Hair Bun Art Print, Elizabeth Mayville, $20.00  2  Dwell Studio Pillow Cover, 3BM Mod Living, $36.00  3  Handprinted Throw Pillow, {Me} Longing $70.00  4  Pair of Vintage Asian Wall Sconces, The Other Palm Frond, $49.00  5  Handmade Textured Candlesticks, Daniel Zimmerman, Small Candlestick $15.00,  Large Candlestick $20.00  6  Organic Horn Cuff, Quecraft, $12.80  7  Organic Horn Chain Necklace, Quecraft, $34.80  8  Watercolor iPhone Case, Pencil Shavings Studio, $39.99  9  Mother of Pearl Box, Zennor Designs, $16.00    

Among my latest Etsy finds, I want to highlight a new Etsy shop started by my friend Daniel. Specializing in handmade candlesticks with the most amazing texture, they are perfect for tablescapes, mantels, and much more. Do check out!

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BUDGET BUYS


Faux Shagreen Table Lamp, Target, $49.99  |  Decorative Seashell, Target, $19.99  |  Red Coral Knob, Furbish, $12.00  |  Faux Snakeskin Pillow, Target, $24.99  |  Hampton Braid Euro Pillow, Target, $34.99  |  Decorative Ram's Head, Target, $14.99  |  Zebra Tray, Furbish, $24.00  |  Large Chevron Ginger Jar, Medium Chevron Ginger Jar, Target, $22.99 - $29.99  |  Aztec Diamond Bath Rug, Target, $19.99

Today's Budget Buys is really just a continuation of Friday's post on the new Nate Berkus + Target collection. Now that the products are live on the website, I've discovered all sorts of new goodies like these chevron ginger jars and this amazing faux shagreen lamp. This is definitely one of my favorite Target collections!

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NATE BERKUS + TARGET


The latest Target collaboration you won't want to miss is this Sunday's Nate Berkus debut. Expect to find his signature mix of textures and colors amidst the 150-piece collection. Among my favorites are the hammered brass bowls and lacquer tortoise shells, but I'm sure I'll spot some more finds in the store on Sunday :) Happy weekend, friends!

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MARIO TESTINO: IN YOUR FACE


This weekend, the first ever Mario Testino exhibit opens in the U.S. at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. Titled "In Your Face," the retrospective covers a mix of celebrity subjects and fashion spreads. Personally, I'm loving the image of Will and Kate. Sheer happiness :)

Images: Mario Testino from the exhibit In Your Face at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

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HIGH/LOW


High  |  Ikat Rug, Williams-Sonoma Home, $1,495.00  |  Uttermost Agustin Walnut Mirror, Bellacor, $327.80  |  Nelson Lamp, Jonathan Adler, $395.00  |  Metallic Leaf Tray, C. Wonder, $68.00  |  Low  |  Handmade Rug, Overstock, $580.99  |  Walnut Ornate Mirror, PB Teen, $223.00  |  Mod Lamp Base and Drum Shade, PB Teen, $64.00 - $29.00  |  Lacquer Tray, West Elm, $32.00  

I'm loving the serene vibe of today's high/low picks. Between the soothing silvers and whites and the ikat rug with just the right pop of color, this is a palette I'd happily use any day.

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MARKET...RECENT FINDS & LATEST OBSESSIONS


This week, among my latest finds are some must-haves from favorite Serena & Lily. They're kicking off a Friends & Family sale today which includes an additional 20% off your entire order with code SHARE20. Don't miss out!

1  The detail on this Serena & Lily mirror is amazing (don't forget, get an extra 20% off with SHARE20)  2  Love everything about these earrings...the combination of materials is perfect.  3  I've been obsessed with this riding boots/schoolgirl look skirt since last spring and it's finally cool enough to channel it.  4  These herringbone throws from Serena & Lily are a favorite and with the temperatures dropping have been on mind (don't forget, get an extra 20% off with SHARE20)  5  I'm amazed that I left this off the Lulu & Georgia round-up last week. What a chic little number!

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TASSEL TIME



1  Tassel Key Fob, C. Wonder, $24.00  2  Haleigh Ceramic Lamp, Lulu & Georgia, $197.80  3  Nugaard Five Strand Tangerine Tassel Bracelet, Max & Chloe, $247.00  4  Kenneth Jay Lane Beaded Tassel Necklace, Max & Chloe, $125.00  5  Sahara Midnight Tassel Pillow, Pure Home, $166.00  6  French Connection Suede Belt, Asos, $31.66  7  Anya Hindmarch Twinkle Glitter Clutch, Matches, $453.00  8  Dieppa Restrepo Tassel Loafers, Opening Ceremony, $395.00  9  L'Objet Tassel Candle, Gracious Style, $100.00  10  Tassel Accent Table, James Jeffrey Antiques, $750.00

I've recently developed quite a crush on tassels. They're so ladylike and always give that little extra something wherever they're placed. I especially love the look of a long tassel necklace and am dying to get a tassel for a new dresser I just bought. 'Tis tassel time!

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ORANGE


1  No. 3, 1967 by Mark Rothko, Art.com, from $7.99  2  Spice Linen Pillow, Clayton Gray Home, $182.00  3  Wool Throw, Jayson Home, $150.00  4  Robinson Small Envelope Clutch, Tory Burch, $325.00  5  Dara Ettinger Cocktail Ring, Max & Chloe, $138.00  6  Mango Wood Tray, Target, $19.99  7  Locked in Thin Bangle, kate spade, $88.00  8  Cire Trudon Odalisque Candle, Barneys New York, $95.00  9  Martini Side Table, West Elm, $119.00  10  Backgammon Set, Barneys New York, $795.00  11  Diamonds Rug, Jonathan Adler, $2,300.00

Orange you glad it's Friday? I am! Happy weekend, friends :)

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INTRODUCING: ZARA HOME


Leopard Coaster Set  |  Fio Water Pitcher  |  Aurelia Tray  |  Arthur Box  |  Earth Pillow  |  Velvet Pillow  |  Naples Vase  |  Aloya Plate Charger  |  Sabbane Dessert Plate  |  Lisa Basket  |  Frank Tray  |  Wooster Table  |  Sebastian Bottle Holder  |  Andy Ashtray  |  Cora Tumbler

Did you know Introducing posts are among my favorites here on KM? They're really the core of the blog and one of the reasons why I started it. With that being said, I am beyond excited to share the news that Zara Home — yep, you guessed it, the home version of Zara — is finally available stateside. I've selected a small sampling of some favorites, but there's much, much more to explore on the site. 

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FALL FINDS: FASHION EDITION


Metallic Color Block Clutch  |  Kelly Tassel Pendant  |  Notebook  |  Mixed Panel Knit Scarf  |  Gold Snap Cuff  |  Mink Chain Crossover  |  Malachite Boho Drop Earrings  |  Studs Tortoise Bangle  |  Recycled Leather Business Card Case  |  Black & White Woven Clutch  |  Aztec Clutch  |  Serengeti iPad Case  |  Leopard Canvas Tote  |  Long Link Necklace  |  Bronze Skinny Leather Belt  |  Derby Bracelet  |  Tortoiseshell Cocktail Ring  |  Leather Tassel Key Fob  |  Belted Bag  |  Pocket Umbrella  |  Loafers

As promised, we're back today with another fall finds post. This time around, a sartorial round-up with all my favorite fall hues — camel, black, ivory — and textures and patterns — tortoiseshell, leather, suede, leopard (always...). I'm really into malachite and emerald green right now too. It looks terribly chic paired with camel and gold, don't you agree?

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FALL FINDS: HOME EDITION


Stainless Steel & Cork Ice Bucket  |  Horn Handle Bottle Opener  |  Agate Wine Coaster  |  Honeycomb Double Old Fashioned  |  Marble Pedestal  |  Solid Velvet Pillow Cover  |  Embroidered Scroll Pillow Cover  |  Moroccan Diamond Dish  |  Cintura Glass Plate  |  Filigree Hurricane  |  Onda Vase  |  Decayed Bust Candlestick Holder  |  Capiz Trays  |  Orange Capiz Lotus  |  Brass Horse Letter Opener  |  Spiced Terracotta Candle  |  Small Vine Basket  |  Perforated Copper Planter  |  Signature Crest Glass Plate  |  Ikat Diamond Napkin Set  |  Spiked Spheres  |  Pebble Bowl  |  Atlas Pillar Holder  |  Cross Dye Baskets

It's finally starting to feel like fall here in Atlanta and as I'm switching out my summer wardrobe, I'm also thinking about smaller accessories around the house. Metallic hues are a favorite for me year-round, but earth tones and warm hues like orange and red always put me in a fall frame of mind :)

P.S. Stay tuned tomorrow for another super-sized Fall Finds edition!  

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BOOKSHELF


The Big Book of Chic by Miles Redd  |  Ivy Style: Radical Conformists by Patricia Mears  |  Vogue Weddings: Brides, Dresses, Designers by Hamish Bowles   |  Alexander McQueen: The Life and Legacy by Judith Watt  |  Gypset Travel by Julia Chaplin  |  Rhapsody by Kelly Wearstler  |  Soirée by Danielle Rollins  |  The Things That Matter by Nate Berkus  |  A Visual Life: Scrapbooks, Collages, and Inspirations by Charlotte Moss  |  Ann Getty: Interior Style by Diane Dorrans Saeks and Lisa Romerein   |  Celebrate by Pippa Middleton  |  Keys to the Kitchen by Aida Mollenkamp

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INTRODUCING: LULU & GEORGIA


1  Celine Chair  2  Arctic Vase  3  Satya Rug  4  Josette Pillow  5  Ondine Vase  6  Audrey Lamp  7  Stenciled Zebra Rug  8  Mandarin Serving Tray

I'm so excited to share a brand new website with you all. The newly launched Lulu & Georgia is filled to the brim with pillows, rugs, lighting, and accessories as well as one-of-a-kind pieces. I have a feeling we'll be seeing a lot of their items around KM :)

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MARKET...RECENT FINDS & LATEST OBSESSIONS


1  Loving this Cy Twombly painting right now.  2  A leopard ice bucket? My bar cart says, yes, please!  3  Much to my annoyance, The Great Gatsby keeps getting pushed back. For now we'll just have to settle on dressing like Daisy.  4  I would obviously buy this book for the cover alone, but it also has great content...a definite must-have.  5  Friends, these are not just darling little zebras...they are salt and pepper shakers!  6  How elegant is Jessica Hart? Silk taffeta at its best. 

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