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  1. Giveaway! Beautiful Quilts By Louise Gray

    Happy Tuesday everyone! I hope you all had an amazing weekend. I spent the entire weekend at home with Joe, with my phone shut off for three whole days, and I now feel like a new person. Woo! We’re kicking off this week with a really … Read More

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  2. According to Pinterest: How Inspiration (Almost) Killed My Renovation Dreams

    Let me start from the beginning. Some women dream of their wedding day when they were girls, but not me. I was dreaming about renovating kitchens. And bathrooms. And bedrooms. This week, that dream is coming true; we’re kicking off the first phase of our home renovation! … Read More

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  3. Who and What: A Buying Guide to Fine Jewelry

    Opals, rubies, and sapphires—oh my! For centuries, fine jewelry has been a safe bet for anyone looking to buy their special someone a gift that subtly says “more than friends.” Because I refuse to live in a world where every kiss begins with KAY, I urge … Read More

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  4. Sea Salt, Eucalyptus, and Sun: Photos from a Made To Matter Trip

    I’ve been in the branding business long enough to know that companies with good products don’t always equal a company with good ethics. There isn’t one market shift or consumer behavior to thank for the rise of the socially responsible corporation, but we can all agree … Read More

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  5. Guest Room Makeover with Parachute

    Last weekend, I took over Parachute‘s Instagram page to share some tips on switching up decor in your guest room. I love the idea of making small changes when regulars come over to stay, and new bedding is the perfect way to show your guests a … Read More

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  6. Weekend Pancakes with Soma Water

    **This post is sponsored by Soma. We received compensation to share a review of the product. All opinions and thoughts about the brand are our own.** A couple weeks ago my friends at Soma sent me a sample of their newest design, the Soma Pitcher. Their carafe became a staple entertaining piece last year and … Read More

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  7. 9 Timeless Chairs Under $299

    There comes a point in one’s adult life when it’s time to purchase a set of dining room chairs– that is if you value that sort of thing! Through the majority of my twenties I collected chairs from garage sales and thrift stores. It worked well and I loved … Read More

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  8. Art

    Inspired By Rosemarie Auberson

    What’s so moving about color and form? There’s energy where shapes touch; where color vibrates; where motion– the flick of a wrist or spray from a paint brush– stay alive on the page. It’s open-ended. It’s intimate. It’s what you make of it. Absent of all this, … Read More

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  9. A New Take On Grandmother’s Past Time + More Things I’m Loving

    Spring has sprung up north, and a bit early at that! I cannot remember the last time we had an enjoyable April in Minnesota. Instead of shoveling our sidewalk, Joe and I have discovered we have a front yard full of wildflowers, turning bright purple shortly … Read More

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  10. Lincoln Black Label Brings Design Chops to Home Decor

    **This post is sponsored by Lincoln Motor Company and Style Coalition. We received compensation to share a review of this experience. All opinions and thoughts about the brand are our own.** Good design can be translated just about anywhere. A little seed of inspiration can be executed across interiors, … Read More

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  11. On Wellness: This Tornado Loves You

    This essay is part of an ongoing series dedicated to wellness and mental health advocacy. If you’d like to share your story or experience with us, email us at studio@witanddelight.com Should you walk into my house before I come home today, you would be able to … Read More

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  12. On Faking It and Sisterly Love

    A few weeks ago, my sister and I sat cross-legged on my bed, swilling Beaujolais and cackling loudly. We were talking about work and relationships and getting older— the things you can only really tell someone you’ve known your whole life. I was dishing out advice … Read More

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