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You know that feeling of accomplishment accompanied with successfully creating a beautiful living space to call your own? You know, a "big-girl" home — a place where you can have your friends over for homemade kale chips, where clothes live behind closet doors instead of piles on the floor, where cabinets are now void of souvenir shot glasses collected on spring break road trips. Yes, rejoice in your maturity...until you realize that you miss those souvenir shot glasses. Well, maybe you didn't need a baker's dozen of Six Flags Magic Mountain drinkware but perhaps you should have held on to one.
As you look around your polished adult-life digs, it's clear what you're longing for most is a tawdry nod to your past, a little corner of silly with a sentimental twist.
Well, kitschy-throwback, knickknack seekers, we've pulled together a group of unapologetically fun home pick-me-uppers on a rather serious budget of under $50.
From pop culture humorist home-design superstars like Jonathan Adler to independent Brooklyn-based irreverent ceramist Michiko Shimada, these highly designed-yet-utterly-unpretentious home accents will fill the hole in your heart where tiny, mass-produced, theme-park drinkware once flourished.
There are so many reasons we love October. The leaves start turning, the temperatures cool (but aren't yet frigid), and it's acceptable to count pumpkin spice as part of our daily vegetable intake. And, on the last day of the month, we get to put on disguises and gallivant about town. It's a time to let our imaginations read
Sometimes wedding plans change — one moment there's a plan to have a shindig in the state, and the next, there's a Positano, Italy wedding in the works. We wouldn’t expect anything less from these two, though. Shelli and Chris are self-declared traveling fools, and we love them for that. If not for them, and the read