InteriorsMay 17, 2021

Molly’s New (Old) House: Kitchen Plans

Molly here! Knowing how much you all loved Erin’s (actually not so) mini kitchen reno, we thought it might be fun to share another project we’re working on… my family and I are moving into and renovating a new (old) house in the next few months, and will be chronicling parts of the process here on the blog!

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FashionMay 14, 2021

Five Minute Eye Makeup Tutorial

Full disclosure: This might be the worst makeup tutorial of all time. You were warned (but also asked many,. many times for this). :)   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Erin Gates (@elementstyle) All the products used or mentioned: Dress Link  
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InteriorsMay 12, 2021

Head Down….

Photo by Michael J. Lee Or head in the sand? :) I’m not sure which it is right now to be honest. This paper will always make me laugh, I love a client with a good sense of humor. As I mentioned today in stories, this week has been a doozy, we…
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FashionMay 7, 2021

Fashion Friday: Check This Out

I’ve noticed that everywhere- from home decor to fashion high (Balmain) and low (J.Crew) are going full bore on the gingham trend this spring! I rounded up a few favorite finds for both for today’s Fashion Friday installment. I hope you all have a great weekend. Thanks for all your wonderful comments…
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MotherhoodMay 5, 2021

Moms On the Brink

I saw this article about “mom rage” yesterday on The Tot and it really had me thinking a lot about what we, as mothers – working outside the home or not – have suffered during this past year of incredible turmoil. Over 2 million women have had to leave the workforce, childcare…
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InteriorsMay 3, 2021

Travel Dreams: Belmond Andean Explorer

As we all start to hope upon hope that we will be able to travel again freely sometime in the next year, I bet all of us are dreaming up trips we’d love to take. I was telling a friend the other day that at the top of my bucket list (behind…
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Fashion FridayApril 30, 2021

Fashion Friday: Some Summer Finds & A Big Giveaway!

Just a few things that caught my eye this week…. click for links except where noted. Absolutely DYING for that yellow dress. OMG. bottom ivory blouse is linked here. Also be sure to stop by M. Flynn’s IG page to enter to win one of my new Mini Token necklaces (worth $995)…
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InteriorsApril 28, 2021

Throwback: Best Neutral and White Paint Colors

Yup, another day of life getting in the way of proper blogging schedule! :) So here’s a little throwback to these favorite paint charts from my second book, Elements of Family Style (hint hint- a GREAT Mother’s Day gift!) I added a couple new ones I really love below as well! Some…
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