Inspired Objects: Carved Shelf

By Susan Shehata / February 23, 2015 /

What it is: Carved wood shelf   Why I love it: o The shape and details o The paint job o Because it has a function How it inspires me: I love carved wood pieces. I also love a great paint job! So, combine the two and you have a unique, one of a kind piece. This piece inspires me…

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3 Techniques to Streamline your Space in 2015

By Susan Shehata / January 14, 2015 /

  I believe the difference between effective spaces and total chaos is having organizational systems and processes that work for you and your family. Here are three techniques that you can try in your home in the upcoming year: The Action Basket Designate a large basket or container for objects that require action. Clutter often includes projects…

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An Exercise to Reclaim your Spirit

By Susan Shehata / December 23, 2014 /

Have you ever felt like you lost a part of yourself? When we begin a wellness discovery process, we often identify a specific time period in our lives where we disconnected from a part of our identity. This point may have been triggered by a traumatic event, such as an accident, death of a loved one,…

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Inspired Objects: Santa

By Susan Shehata / December 11, 2014 /

What it is: Sparkle Santa   Why I love it: o The size & shape o The vintage style o The sparkles How it inspires me: I love vintage looking (and actual vintage) Santas. I do not do a lot of decorating for the holidays, so I focus on a few keys areas and use items I really love.…

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Inspired Objects: THE Shoes

By Susan Shehata / September 16, 2014 /

What they are: Silver Glitter Shoes   Why I love them: o Silver glitter o The animal print interior o The giant chunky heel How it inspires me: These shoes are ridiculous, let’s face it! But, they can be ridiculous and incredible. I purchased these shoes with the intent of wearing them for a cabaret style show. I…

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You Wanna Fly?

By Susan Shehata / August 5, 2014 /
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Is your Best Stuff Tucked in the Closet?

By Susan Shehata / July 29, 2014 /

I bought a new throw. You know…those small, decorative blankets that you “throw” casually on a sofa or bed that really serves no other purpose, but to look pretty. It’s gorgeous.  Red cashmere trimmed with feathers. With a cat and a Siberian husky in the house, who leave trails of fur behind them, I have…

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Inspired Objects: A Bee Box

By Susan Shehata / July 8, 2014 /

What it is: A decorative box   Why I love it: o The mirrored surface o The French design o I LOVE containers How it inspires me: The beauty of containers is that they are both functional and attractive. I love using them in areas that may otherwise attract clutter. This would look great on the back of…

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