Gem + Gypsy Designs

California Cool Living Room If you know me, im all about a laidback vibe. I like to keep it cozy and comfy but i also love it bright and airy. This room gives me all the summer feels. Its an eclectic mix thats sure to put you in a good mood.  KILIM RUG: Urban Outfitters SKULL: Overstock…

Lazy Weekends

This isn’t one of those earth shattering posts or anything today. I’ve been quite tired lately but the weather has been so warm & beautiful so i’ve been trying to fix up the house a little. Doesnt sunshine somehow re-energize you? Or is that just me? I’ve been doing plenty of re-arranging (which zach LOVES)…

Master Bath Makeover

Recently, I started making over the master bath. We are only 1/4 of the way there but here are some progress shots! I gave the walls a (few) fresh coats of white paint & then started on the cabinets. I gave them a coat of primer so the paint would adhere to the wood, i…

DIY Barnwood Sign

So it all started something like this…I was wandering through an antique shop/flea market, wondering why everything was so damn expensive. I saw this cool sign i wanted but just couldnt bring myself to pay for it, especially when i was telling myself i could totally make this myself. And then it hit me, ILL…

Gemmas Princess Room

Hey guys! Its been awhile since ive updated the site but im finally back and this first post is all about Gems big girl room. Ive slowy been getting it put togethor since we moved in, but now its (almost) finished! We got rid of those yucky salmon colored walls with a light & playful…

Bathroom

Bathroom by kimnet featuring a succulent terrarium

Small Space BIG Style

If you’re like most of the population, you can’t afford a nice mansion in the hills (or any house for that matter). But why would you want to? You can live well below your means in a tiny little house that just may be the most adorable thing you ever did see. You dont need…

Hello Spring!

Spring is here and I couldn’t be more thrilled. After surviving through what seemed like 100 years of winter, (our longest one yet) and one random snow fall after two magical days of 75 degree weather, I feel as if i’m safe to say ITS OVER! That means its time to do some Spring Cleaning. I…

Baby Proof in Style

      I know what you’re thinking. Now that i have a child my house will never be the same. Being a mother to a 14 month old little girl (a.k.a. terror) I know first hand the stress that comes along with running back and forth 24/7 after your child as they enthusiastically tear…

If you can’t take the heat…

You’ll still wanna stay in these kitchens! Today is simply a day to ooh and aww over some pretty fabulous kitchens. One day…