Society Restaurant Design and Overcoming Self Doubt

2018. One thing you definitely never would have heard me saying going into last year was this: “You know, I really want to design a restaurant this year.”   Yet that was the door that opened and last year, I found myself walking that path, having the chance to be...

Simple Ways to Decorate for the Holidays from West Elm

I'm so excited to share with you guys some Simple Ways to Decorate for the Holidays from West Elm.  If you're like me, you've got the Holidays on the brain — Friendsgiving, Thanksgiving, Holiday, Christmas, and New Years parties.  With a few simple decor items from...

10 Beautiful Minted Fine Art Prints for Home Decor

I am so excited to share this blog post with you guys,  about 10 Beautiful Minted Fine Art Prints for Home Decor! Now, you know that I love my little thrift store African wood work his and her praying hands that I've had above my nightstands since we moved in.  But...

Loveliest Looks of Fall Home Tour

Today I'm joining 6 other bloggers to share the loveliest looks of fall, from home decor to fashion. We're so glad you're here! We are CC and Mike, a husband and wife accidental design duo who designs, builds, flips, and remodels houses in the Midwest.  What is an...

The Ultimate Guide to Affordable Canopy Beds

One of the most asked about things in our house is our canopy bed, so I thought I would write a post for you guys on The Ultimate Guide to Affordable Canopy Beds.  You see, our canopy bed is from Restoration Hardware and I will glad source it for you here.  But, so...

How to Design a Beautiful Pool and Outdoor Living Area

We get so many questions about our backyard area so I figured it's about time that I share all our tips for how to design a beautiful pool and outdoor living area! When you walk in my front door, this is the first thing that you see —the view into the living room that...

5 Beautiful Herringbone Wood Floor Alternatives

Today I'm sharing with you 5 beautiful herringbone wood floor alternatives.  Why am I sharing 5 beautiful herringbone wood floor alternatives?  Well, let's just say I remember all too well when we were building our house that I so badly wanted the look of herringbone...

West Elm Modern Baby and Kids Furniture and Home Decor

Have you guys heard the news that West Elm Modern Baby and Kids Furniture and Home Decor is AVAILABLE NOW?!?!  Oh my goodness, I had so much fun scrolling through their amazing website and looking at all of the adorable baby furniture, gliders, changing tables and...

White Painted Brick Fireplace Makeover

It's absolutely amazing what some painted white brick can do for a space which you can see in our white painted brick fireplace makeover from the Rebsamen Remodel project.  First of all, you need to see what this fireplace looked like before CC and Mike got a hold of...