A very elegant house tour for you on this Friday

I haven't posted a house tour in awhile, which I always enjoy, and I hope you do as well. This is the DC town home of furniture designer and decorator Darryl Carter, whose motto is "less is more." As opposed to accumulating "stuff" as years go by, the contents of the home have been cut in half over...

And the winner of “Good, Better, Best” is…

Parisa Mahmoudi! Congratulations Parisa! Please email me at ashley@decorologyblog.com with your shipping address, and I'll get that off to you ASAP!Thanks for joining everyone - I'll have a new book giveaway for you next week, so you'll have another chance to win!

A new and unique concept for candles!

I was given a really unique sample of candles, and their scents are based on the color palette of your room! Over a week I tested each of them and one thing I definitely noticed was how nuanced they are. I am no scent connoisseur, but they are all complex and not too strong, or too weak....

A fabulous, fashion inspired interior designer

I discovered Nicole Hollis in Metropolitan Home's November issue. I really liked what I saw and looked her up online to find more pictures to share with you guys. What do you think?Isn't this staircase just beautiful?One thing I picked up on right away was how versatile her work is.via Nicole Hollis

Vintage Bookshelf from Munkii

I think this bookcase is so beautiful. And what a wonderful answer to those of us who like the organic lines of vintage style but also the clean design that modern furnishings provide. What do you think?I found out via Design Milk that the price isn't actually jaw-dropping. If you live in LA, you'll pay 2,099...

A glamorous, exotic retreat

I'm going to Morocco in January, and I couldn't be more excited. I've wanted to go ever since the first time I ate at a Moroccan restaurant in NYC. I saw a beautiful ad for this hotel in Marrakech, called "La Mamounia" in House Beautiful, and I decided to see if there were more pics online....

Really pretty jewelry, shoes, and sweaters on sale at ideeli – I have your membership code

I try not to post unrelated (non-home decorating) pictures, but ideeli has some really great sales going on, and with the holidays coming soon I thought I'd share!First, if you aren't a member use this link and sign up for free.These are my favorite from a few of the sales:Olia jewelryApepazza shoes2b. RychVerigo Paris sweatersHere's the link again!

Got a small kitchen in which to prepare Thanksgiving? Here are some really great ideas!

I found this gallery on Better Homes and Gardens, and I wanted to share with you my favorite ideas! Hope you see something inspiring!I always have lots of hooks on hand because they are a life saver in kitchens. NYC apartments have maybe 4 cabinets on average, though I've dealt with less, and having items hanging from...

Serena & Lily Friends & Family 25% discount code

I have a really great sale code for you guys - Serena & Lily is holding a 5-day (Nov. 12-16th) 25 % off sale (bedding, fabrics, gifts, accessories). The code is FALLFRIENDS25 at checkout. Here are some of my favorites and you can see another post I did featuring them here.I love all their mix and match...

Really cute and easy DIY ideas for your Thanksgiving table

I first found this adorable pine cone turkey idea over at the Simplified Bee, and thought to myself, "that is soooo cute, and so my mom!" It's also wonderful because we have everything except the pipe cleaners; pine cones in the woods and feathers around the chicken and turkey coups.via Simplified Bee via Martha StewartIsn't it cute?!I love...