guest ready with wal-mart

As we prep for holiday visitors, creating a beautiful guest retreat is at the top of our list! And lucky for you we are sharing our latest favorite finds to pretty up your home- without breaking the bank! We've partnered with Walmart to share with you so many great scores- that will have your home looking picture perfect and ready to entertain in style this Holiday season!

One of our absolute favorite finds, is this stunning pair of lamps! You know how much we love blue and white and these were seriously the steal of the century- and to top it off, they’re EVEN more fabulous in person! Whether you’re looking to refresh your guest bedroom like us or on the hunt for great accessories (like this, this and this), Walmart has you covered! Who would have guessed you could score such pretty beds like this, this and this for under $300! It’s so easy to navigate their site now too, you can find tons of inspiration and shop by style! Plus, all orders over $35 ship free and if you love to shop online but would prefer to pick up in person, you can do that too!

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friday favorites

design by our very own Meg Kelly, sources: bed, quilt, pillows, side table, lamp, wall sconce, shade

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1. One of our absolute favorite beds is still hands down the Balboa from Serena & Lily seen above in Meg’s bedroom! We love the warmth it adds to a space and can’t get over the brass-capped legs! They recently launched it in a new color which we’re big fans of too! It’s also a great neutral backdrop to pair with playful bedding and great statement pillows or if you’re looking for something more neutral, we love this and this.

2. You know we love a great statement handbag and recently we’ve been carrying this croc-embossed beauty daily but we’re also loving satchel style bags like this and this, a classic silhouette in a punchy color and we love the scale of this!

3. It’s finally sweater weather here in Nashville! We think everyone should own at least one cozy sweatshirt style cashmere sweater, a great turtleneck or two, a classic cardigan, a fun pop of color and we can’t resist a feminine detail!

4. Even though it’s getting cooler, we can’t resist a great floral print! We love the sleeve detail on this and this and we also love a great plaid! We’d pair these with a great pair of pumps like these or these!

5. Exciting news, One Kings Lane recently launched an entire custom upholstery program! There are multiple silhouettes and you can choose your own pattern! We’re loving this headboard in a graphic large-scale coral gingham and would pair it with our set of 12 color studies to make a color statement! We think this little chair is the cutest in the soft blue vine print and could envision it with paired with our series of blue color studies! What’s also super exciting about their custom program is that you can change the scale of the pattern and choose your own colors too! OKL is also such a great source for amazing art and we currently have our eyes on this, this and this and you know we can’t get enough blue + white and love a great garden stool like this, this and this plus how great are these ginger jars?

6. This year we decided to get ahead of the game and purchase our winter outerwear before it sold out! Incase you missed it, we’ve shared a couple round-ups (checks + plaids & puffers/quilted) of our “must have coats” but we’re still on the look out! We love a great pop of color, and are especially loving these pastels, and you know we can’t resist a great floral print! You can’t go wrong with classic black and we’re loving the camel color and wrap detail on this!

7. We just shared a recent rug round up yesterday but seriously can’t get over our new favorite source for vintage one-of-a-kind rugs! We are seriously considering purchasing one of these to layer over our existing sisal, love the colors on this and think this is such a great price! Speaking of great price, if you love the look of these vintage rugs, Rejuvenation has so many beautiful hand-knotted rugs in a variety of sizes, we especially love this, this and this!

8. We seriously can’t believe Thanksgiving is almost less than a month away! We’re in full on prep mode and recently stumbled on the amazing Le Creuset sale at Williams-Sonoma! This is our go-to brand for cookware and think this is a great for every day, we love these for individual soups or delicious pot-pies, everyone needs a good stock pot, and we think this, this and this are perfect for Thanksgiving casseroles! Oh and because we always love to have a bit of salt on hand, we always keep one of these sitting on the counter!

9. You know how much we love accessories and we’re big believers that they don’t always have to break the bank! We recently stumbled on these adorable tortoise shell hoops, we can never have too many wood bangles and think these marble drop earrings are the cutest! Plus, we also spotted this plaid dress and love the silhouette and the price!!

10. Now that the cold weather is rolling in, our skin is starting to feel it! Now is the time to transition your warm weather beauty products to items that give you added moisture! This is our holy grail and it has a cult following for a reason, we can’t get enough of this facial oil and love to layer it with this every day moisturizer. We also love wearing the perfect red lip for holiday parties and still swear by this (it’s matte finish makes sure it stays in place throughout the whole party) and love this combination liner and lipstick plus to keep that warm summer glow, we loving using this!

current rug favorites

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It's hard to believe that Thanksgiving is right around the corner. This time of year has us in major "check things off the list mode" so that the house is feeling pulled together and ready for holiday fun! One of the things on our "to do" list that we've recently wrapped up is layering in area rugs. I can’t tell you how much cozier and FINISHED the space looks with the right rugs. We layered in simple sisal runners with a fun border detail and fringe in the kitchen, a pretty patterned dhurrie under our kitchen table (pattern helps hide any potential stains and the flatweave makes it easy to clean)! We have this Mark D. Sikes beauty in our family room, and we're so tempted to snap up one of these AMAZING vintage stunners (seriously such an insanely great price) or layer in a few of these incredible vintage runners over our current sisal. To help you check "rugs" off of your "to do list", we've rounded up some our favorites below!

Still on the hunt for what to wear to your holiday parties, we’ve got you covered here and if you’re like us and still have a few home items to check off the list, be sure to check out all of our mirror, pillow, lighting, and art favorites!

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round up: our latest dress crushes!

earrings, sunglasses, bag, dress, shoes

It doesn't matter the time of year...Summer or Winter - we just adore a great dress! We've rounded up our current favorite finds below. What we love most about these picks is that they make looking chic ANYTIME of year quick and easy! For cooler weather we love a fun statement pattern midi dress paired with a beautiful wrap coat or layered with a great blazer. Finish your look off with a classic bag (we are obsessed with this, this and this) the perfect bootie or feminine heel (we love this $40 find) and you're ready for anything! PS, looking for the perfect Holiday Party dress...we've got you covered for that too!

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