Holiday gift giving can sometimes become the frustrating pursuit for the holy grail of presents. What should be a happy, fun occasion can become a grueling task by overthinking the process. The holidays present many gift-giving opportunities and finding just the right present for that special someone can drive you crazy if you let it. […]
Closet clutter can result from many things and accessories top the list. Like shoes, purses, hats, belts, scarves … all those “not real clothes” that are crucial to any well-dressed individual’s wardrobe. If your closet is looking jumbled, no doubt accessories are a big part of the problem.
Do you stumble over shoes to get […]
A custom closet storage system is the best way to have maximum efficiency in your closet. There are all kinds of closet systems, from wire shelving (the favorite of DIYers) to elaborate closet designs with cabinet doors, crown molding and decorative hardware that call to mind fantastic celebrity closets.
But what if you want something in […]
Most closets can master hanging clothes so they look neat and organized. Throw in a few (hundred) accessories like shoes, hats and purses and that can be the start of a messy closet. Accessories for both men and women can take up lots of space, although a woman’s love of shoes has become a celebrated […]
After a long, cold winter, you’re probably ready to lighten up and shed the heavy coats, wool scarves and layers of winter. With Spring arriving on March 20, it’s time to make that seasonal assessment of your closet and get your Spring wardrobe updated and ready to wear. According to New York Fashion Week unveilings, […]
Are there certain things that make you smile every time you see or think about them? Little hearts appear before your eyes and you just can’t help but smile.
Of course, there’s always that special someone (sigh)…but how about:
That first cup of coffee in the morning
The new Coach bag you snagged at an awesome sale
Are you starting to feel the tantalizing chill in the early morning? Even though the day may grow warmer, that fleeting chill gets us thinking of luscious fall colors, pumpkins and pinecones, and cinnamon-scented candles. We’re ready for cooler temperatures and embracing the beauty of the fall season!
But the glorious summer of casual living, vacations, […]
There’s so much talk about Man Caves that one might think it’s the only space in the house that men are allowed to call “theirs.” But that’s obviously not true, since men also have bedrooms, private baths, offices and closets. With a family in residence, a lot of a home’s space becomes communal, but everyone […]
What did you promise yourself to get done before “next” summer, n.k.a, (now known as…) THIS summer?
Clear out the garage
Organize the pantry
Declutter all the closets
Reorganize the kids’ bedrooms
Tame the messy laundry room
Well, it’s summer again and that big task is still looming. Before you start down the mental dead-end road of “next summer,” you might […]
Fashion accessories are a crucial part of any wardrobe. You may start with a dress, but then you add shoes, earrings, bracelets, rings and maybe a necklace or scarf to make your outfit complete and stylish. And don’t forget the purse. While the dress possibly took up an inch of hanging space, the accessories need […]