Saturday was one of those gloomy days that was impossibly long and disappointingly unproductive. See, we've been missing a place for guests to sit in our living room for quite some time. Remember when we bought these and spruced them up? On the other side of our coffee table there's been a vacant space and dinner parties just don't seem as dignified when my boyfriend and I are forced to sit cross-legged on the rug. We had almost given up hope at finding the right piece that was both stylish and semi-affordable when we spotted a Louis XVI style settee at the flea market yesterday. It couldn't be more perfect and I think we may need to throw a party just because we can now seat more than five people at one time in our living room.
We went to a wedding on New Year's Eve and I wore a simple long-sleeved dress that I've had for a while (seen here). But since it was black, and approximately 98% of the attending women wore the same color, I wanted something to punch it up a bit. I bought this leopard faux fur ...read more