Parisian Decorating Tips from a Wannabe French Girl

Classic and feminine. Two words that fully describe the typical Parisian aesthetic. We don't know what it is about the luxurious attention to detail that makes us crave French details in our home. I guess classic and feminine are two words that also describe my personal style. So, when we're redecorating our apartment, our goal is to will draw design elements from these images so I can pretend to be the chic Parisian that I always dream to be. When looking at French homes and apartments, certain accents stick out and are consistent, so I'm rounding up a few Parisian decorating tips so we can all pretend to have that je ne sais quoi.

6 Bookshelf Styles that are Great for Trinkets

One of my goals for this year is to cut down on clutter and to find a place for all of my stuff. Essentially, if it can't be organically styled into our home, we don't need it. I know that sounds extreme, and I'm not following that rule entirely, but it's just something to think about when purchasing new stuff. Since we're moving in a few months, I'm excited to downsize and get rid of non-essentials. I'm also excited to display the fun things we've accumulated over time and the best way to do that is with a bookshelf. After seeing many bookshelf styles online, I rounded up a few different options that would display trinkets well.