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DIY Hall Tree Coat Rack (inspired by Pottery Barn)

Hi, it’s Amy from Hertoolbelt back with another DIY build for your home. At my house it never seems like we have enough space to hang all of our stuff. During school we have extra jackets and backpacks. The winter time brings lots more items to hang like snowsuits, coats, …

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Copenhagen Travel Guide

Copenhagen got on to my travel list once I started seeing that a lot of my favorite design brands reside here.  You know this because most of the home decor and interiors I share on this blog is either from or inspired by Danish design!  It only took two seconds of …

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TRX Training

I love following the Kardashians on Snapchat. It’s such a fun guilty pleasure. Kourtney’s workout Snapchats are also SUPER motivational for me. Granted, they have a private trainer coming to their house every day… but it really does make me want to go to the gym and work a little …

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Timeless Home Decor Trends – Is There Such a Thing?

Exposed brick, big windows, french doors — if you asked me what “classic” aspects of design I’d like in my dream home, I’d probably check every box. It’s that eclectic mix of old and new, home and travel, fun and sophisticated, that can make buying a home and decorating it such an exciting …

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Friday Finds

SO good to be home after being out this week for a wedding in Chicago and a meeting in New York.  I’m totally satiated on travel and ready to not travel anywhere for a while- didn’t think I’d ever say that!  Craving schedule, regular sleep, and lots and lots of …

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Should there be prizes for sustainable architecture?

When reviewing this year’s AIA/COTE Awards for the top ten sustainable buildings, I chose to accentuate the positive: The remarkable reworking of the awards to redefine sustainability, to include aspects like wellness, resilience, resource use and embodied energy. But I noted: It is a wonderful, well rounded list that covers …

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30+ Springy DIY Decor Ideas

30+ Springy DIY Decor Ideas In this post: Page 1 // Page 2 // Page 3 It’s not difficult to inject a little spring into your home. It doesn’t have to cost a fortune either, especially if you DIY your spring decor. Every home can use a little pick-me-up after …

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Spring Table for Mother’s Day

One of the things I look forward to when I become a mom is getting treated to Mother’s Day brunch.  A strangely specific aspiration, yes, but everyone agrees it’s an awesome occasion, yes?  I also love the idea of moms celebrating each other together, or putting on an event to …

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+ NEW YEAR, NEW TOTE

Happy New Year!  Hope everyone had a fabulous Holiday.  I know it’s been a while since I’ve posted, which is something I’m going to try and be better about in 2015.  I really do miss posting and want to try and find time in the day (or week) to get …

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