Animal-prints are a fashion favorite but they are one of those elements that can be hit or miss if you don’t use them the right way. The golden-rule of thumb is to treat animal-patterned furniture as a neutral color in order to strike the right balance! Whether it’s zebra, snake or leopard, these primal prints have a unique way of aligning both feminine and masculine energies in any room because they exude glamour and sensuality yet contain grounded and earthy elements. Looking best when combined with dark and bold colors, animal prints actually bring a busy room together and make the room feel more refined, intimate and cozy!
TIP: We love the print on chairs, rugs or wall paper! If you want to go for an extremely glamorous look; pair a few furniture pieces in a room with dark wooden floors, velvet, pops of color (like teal or yellow) and brass accents! In addition, if you have a library or den area in your home, animal printed furniture really draws the eye and makes the room feel regal.
Every Bombette needs a beauty spot. Whether it’s a little nook in your closet, a place in the bathroom, or at your desk, there’s nothing like a special place where you can comfortably sit and devote a few minutes to yourself. Read below for the EXACT things you need to create the perfect vanity.
A gorgeous mirror– The best part about not buying a vanity with a built in mirror is that you can choose the mirror you want and make it look rustic, modern, glamorous or minimal. We’re loving these mirrors below!
Natural Light– Natural light is crucial for ensuring your makeup is on point. Whenever possible, try to place your vanity near a window or at least in a bright room. This will help you with contouring and creating evenly winged eyes. If that is not an option, go for a lamp with a yellow-ish shade because it will offer the brightest light.
Perfume tray– There is something so elegant and feminine about a perfume tray! This decorative element neatly organizes all your perfumes in one place and gives the illusion of more space on your vanity.
The right seating– We would all love a giant glamorous chair, however, it is best to use a stool because it forces you to sit up, engage your core and focus on the task at hand. We are totally obsessed with these chic and affordable stools from Target!
Ambiance– Nothing sets the mood better than beautiful candles and a little vase of flowers. Vanities should be your happy place where you can center yourself and feel confident so place 2-3 things on your vanity that bring you pleasure. Whether it’s your favorite candle, a small vase of flowers or a photo with your best friends. These are a few things we have on our vanity:
Why spend hundreds of dollars at the spa when you can create the ultimate pampering experience at home! Here are 6 must-haves for your at home spa:
Beautiful towels– If you think about it, towels are a household staple that can lasts for years. So it is worthwhile to go for plush, high quality, 100% cotton towels because they will last longer and look nicer in your bathroom.
Fruit filled water– Cucumber, strawberries, grapefruit or blueberries! Whatever your heart desires. Adding fruit to a glass pitcher of water will get you to drink more water and these pitchers are super sleek and modern! After all, what is a spa without the yummy cucumber water?
Oils– Adding essential oils to a bath are simple and luxurious. They not only smell amazing and leave our skin feeling extra soft, but they have profound health effects on our bodies. Lavender relieves insomnia, Frankincense relieves anxiety, Peppermint relieves headaches, Clary Sage relieves PMS, etc.
Candles– One thing that we take very seriously are candles. Our current favorites are Diptyque, Voluspa and Jo Malone!
Body Scrubs– We like to make our own natural and organic body scrub at home with honey, lemon and sugar, however, we also LOVE using these ones as well because they smell divine!
Face Masks– YES, a spa night is not a spa night without a facial! These face masks are high quality and will leave your skin feeling soft, smooth and hydrated!
Tree branches are a MUST HAVE in your home! They are one of the easiest and chicest ways to decorate! You can use them in centerpieces or in large floor vases to create a minimal yet romantic and elegant design. Super simple, extremely affordable and they make a HUGE statement in any room! Especially in March when Cherry Blossoms are known to bloom, these beauties are truly the decor trend of the month!
There’s nothing like a chic bar cart conveniently located in your living room! One of our favorite home decor websites, Guilt , is equal parts fun and chic. The website is extremely organized and everything is beautiful, sleek, unique and most importantly reasonably priced! Ranging from books to bedding, wall art and candles–Guilt is your new number one source for decorating any room. Our latest find is the glassware from Glam Barware by Fitz&Floyd! It’s SO BOMBETTE and will definitely take any bar cart (and wine night) to the next level!
Ever heard the saying: “a cluttered home leads to a cluttered mind”? Well, often times more than not, the way we think becomes the way we live. And too much clutter in ones life is a reflection of a chaotic mind. If you can’t organize yourself from the inside out, don’t worry, organize yourself from the outside in by starting with your workspaces and bedrooms. We hold onto the most stuff in these areas and decluttering them is one of the most simple and profound steps to having a more organized life. Get inspired below!