{Outfit} Lela Rose Ladylike

Lela Rose Pink Tweed Dress, Christian Dior Pink Patent Leather Heels

We’re celebrating Spring this week in San Francisco. Yes, that’s right. Spring. In July. The month everyone outside the Bay area knows as the height of Summer. While we might be a few steps ahead on the technology front, we always seem to be playing catch up when it comes to temperature. Go figure. When […]

{Decor} Our Coffee Table Needs A Makeover

Z Gallerie Fig Tree

Back in February, Gwyneth and I discovered this Dumpster Dive coffee table on the street. Unlike the rest of our Dumpster Dives, Gwyneth and I cleaned it up and plopped it down in the living room without giving it a makeover. And since February, it’s been on the “one-day” project list. Well that day is […]

{Splurge vs Steal} – Dressed Up Denim

Splurge vs Steal_Dressed Up Denim Overalls

Splurge on the timeless, save on the trends – it’s every smart shopper’s first commandment. So when Gwyneth and I were making our Fall Must-Haves shopping list this weekend, we knew we’d have to do a little research to find one of the pieces on our wishlist – denim overalls, ready to dress up. We’ve […]

{Shop} Hats On!

Favorite Summer Accessories_Hats

They protect your skin from the sun, they come to the rescue on a bad hair day and they have the potential to make you look like a celebrity. Hats on to our favorite accessory of the season! Here are our top 12 favorites to help you spend summer in style. 1. ‘Chloe’ Floppy Hat […]

{Shop} The Many Shoes of Carrie Bradshaw’s Closet

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If you saw our apartment in Apartment Therapy’s Small Cool contest, you may have noticed a new addition to our home office! While having Carrie Bradshaw’s $40,000 collection of Manolos, Jimmy Choos and Christian Louboutins isn’t anywhere near our budget, we’re enjoying reliving the highlights of her shoe closet for the bargain price of $29.00 […]

{DIY} Dumpster Dive Kitchen Dresser

Meredith and The New Yorkie Dumpster Dive Kitchen Dresser / Bar

Earlier this month, Gwyneth found the Dumpster Dive find of the century on one of our Sunday afternoon walks. Most of the Dumpster Dive furniture we find and makeover is of the Ikea variety – and while we’re big believers in Ikea hacks, finding real wood furniture with great bones is a true treasure. After […]

{DIY} Dumpster Dive Dresser Inspiration

Dumpster Dive Dresser

If you saw last week’s post, you know that Gwyneth and I scored a major Dumpster Dive find outside our Nob Hill apartment! We’ve been working away at turning this beast into a beauty, and we can’t wait to share the finished piece with you! We’ve still got some work ahead of us, so today we’ve […]