Decorating With Chalkboards 101: Why We Love Ours

I’m always searching for ways to stay on top of things when it comes to organization. If you are a list maker like me, or you just like beautiful things, then you may want to listen to what I’m about to share with you. Ready? Chalkboards are pretty much your everyday lifesaver. Versatility, sustainability, functionality and beauty, these guys have it all. In fact, I owe it to my chalkboard for keeping me sane through my daily chaos. I especially love that they are an eco-friendly option for staying organized because I can erase and rewrite whatever my heart desires without wasting any paper. Chalk one up for sustainability! I should also mention, there are some beautiful chalkboards out there...
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Take Your Mom To Geneva for Mother’s Day

Mère, Madre, Mother, whatever the language, she deserves only the best. You can never go wrong with gifting a classic like flowers and chocolate. But trust me, you won’t miss a beat by skipping these safe choices, because I have something even better that Mom will love. The Geneva Candle is the perfect size for gifting and comes in a brilliant aroma of blended chocolate and hazelnut. So, about the candle’s namesake, the city of Geneva, located at the bottom of the Swiss Alps, is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe and is basically known for all things chocolate. Every time I light my etúHOME candle, I instantly feel like I am transported to a Swiss chalet as...
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Gifts We Guarantee Will Make You “The Favorite” This Mother’s Day

With Mother’s Day quickly approaching on May 14th, I selected my favorite gifts, for around the home, that I know Mom will love just as much as I do. Our Moms do so much for us year-round, it makes sense that they deserve some amazing gifts this year. I know that money can’t buy love but these gifts may make Mom re-evaluate her “favorite” child.   Medium Round Trivet This year, give a gift that will be functional all year-round. Our trivets are perfect for serving hot or cold dishes and add flair to practically any table or counter. Let the trivet serve as a hotplate for when Mom whips up your family-favorite dish or you cook the dish for...
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Sparkling or Still? The Rise of the Seltzer Bottle

Now a choice embellishment for vintage inspired homes, this iconic basic has an interesting, little known past. One thing I am obsessed with is the juxtaposition of vintage and new. One of the trendiest decorative accessories that I just came across is the authentic European seltzer bottle. Not only are these bottles simple and fun because, FIZZ is always fun, but they are also bursting with history! I recently discovered the seltzer bottle is European, circa 1790. In fact, naturally carbonated water was bottled and sold as far back as 1728. I find it remarkable that this technology, keeping the water from going flat, was invented hundreds of years ago yet the concept remains embedded in our everyday culture today.  My...
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Why We’re Ditching Traditional Planters

Lately, we have seen a huge spike in bringing greenery into the home and while Greenery is the Pantone color of the year, I think now is a great time to bring the outside, in. The greenery trend is so popular due to its natural effervescence, inspiring revision, restoration and renewal. When it comes to my gardening escapades, I have been itching to get out and plant fresh flowers for spring, but I often find that I forget about my plants when they are not right in front of me everyday. Let’s be honest, no one wants to bring a bunch of dirt and ugly planters into their home, but I found a solution for bringing greenery inside while also...
Why We’re Ditching Traditional Planters

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