Wood paneling makin’ a come back!

Last weekend I had a long overdue opportunity to browse through one of my favorite home decor shops, West Elm, and stumbled upon something very cool, and now very much on my wish list. Have you seen their Stickwood Adhesive Wood Paneling? They come in a variety of woods and finishes, but the weathered wood option is by far my favorite. via So. Freakin. Cool. Tony suggested we use it to cover the two panels on either side of the living room TV, and I love the idea so much, I”m kinda pissed I didn’t think

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Celeb Sighting

If they weren’t full blown celebs before, they sure are now! Over 600 people RSVP’d for the Young House Love book signing at West Elm in Boston on Wednesday, and the long and winding line through the store (to the tune of a 3 hour wait) solidified the fact that this adorable DIYin’ couple have a major following. Ok so maybe not full BFFs just yet 😉 but huge thank you to my real bestie Joanna for braving the crowd with me! Fortunately the kind people at West Elm distracted us from the wait

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West Elm Love

Thank you Citicard (and Tony and my recent flight purchases) for providing me with enough points to score home decor gift cards. This month, I’m heading to West Elm to pick up some goodies with my new found money. I popped in the other day for a little “pre shop”. Yes, I do that sometimes. Don’t judge 😉 I didn’t have the gift card yet, but I went in to check out the inventory. Sometimes I get overwhelmed when I have cash or a gift card burning a hole in my pocket. Anyone know what I mean? It’s

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West Elm & Etsy = Weltsy!

Two of my favorite shops, Etsy and West Elm just joined forces. Aaaand, life is good. According to those decorating geniuses over at West Elm: “As long time fans of the handmade movement, we were thrilled to see Etsy.com grow to become the destination marketplace for one-of-a-kind vintage and handmade items. Each season we’ll be highlighting unique pieces from Etsy artisans in our catalog pages. Those artisans are featured here as our Favorite Shops. And, we’ve highlighted our Favorite Items from sellers who are featured in our catalog and others, with a special focus on handmade products that we think

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