“Yes You Can” is a weekly column where I remind you to trust your taste: in decorating, your wardrobe, your beauty routine, and beyond.
I kick off this column every week with (a.) a quotation to encourage you, followed by (b.) my top decorating and style tips from the week, (c.) decorating and style ideas around the web, and (d.) my favorite finds to save you money and time.
A QUOTE TO ENCOURAGE YOU
“If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced.” – Vincent Van Gogh.
DECORATING AND STYLE TIPS FROM THE WEEK
+ See “before” pics of the rental bathroom makeover I began this week.
+ Show me how you get your home ready for Fall on Instagram, where I’m taking part in a #SeasonalScapeChallenge and home decor giveaway. I would love to see your Fall decor! You have until Friday at Noon to post using the hashtag, and to enter to win the giveaway, valued at $100.
+ I loved participating in Cozy Little House’s Harvest Home Tour series, showcasing 9 Fall Decorations to steal from my Living Room.
+ Tip: Take a look at the Fall Decorating Favorites shop page, which I’ll be updating throughout the Season. Use it as a tool for Fall home decor inspiration. Add it to you bookmarks and check back frequently, as new items are added daily.
+ Tip: Utilize all your resources. This “Fall Decorating” board on pinterest is an abundant source of interior design inspo, as well as little tips and tricks .
DECORATING AND STYLE IDEAS AROUND THE WEB
+ I never tire of Hamptons house tours.
+ 6 easy ways to bring Fall into your home without orange.
+ Little vignettes are the perfect way to add Fall decor when you live in a small space.
+ Living Room updates to usher in the season.
+ Jackie Kennedy’s gorgeous Georgetown house is for sale.
FAVORITE FINDS TO SAVE YOU MONEY AND TIME
To save you money and time, this is where I share some of my current favorite (high-quality and great-value) decorating and personal style finds:
+ Thinking of treating yourself to something new at home? Score up to 40% off furniture and more.
+ Enjoy 20% off your entire order, plus free shipping.
+ This blush pink table lamp has tassels and gold, oh my.
+ I mean, a white pumpkin that says Pumpkin Spice Everything.
+ Take $25 off your first order of fair trade, organic cotton bedding.