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20 Ideabooks by Jennifer Young
Guest Picks: Pops of Color
The easiest way to spruce up a space is by adding small changes with color — whether it be art, furniture, accessories or decor. With summer approaching, pops of color throughout my home is necessary. It's amazing how much of a difference small and...
Guest Picks: Backyard Bliss
I'm continually inspired to try and live more of my life outside. When I think of my dream home, a backyard oasis is toward the top of the list. It would include space for gardening, lounging in the sun, playing games, outdoor dining and picnics, etc....
Guest Picks: Spring Refreshers
When spring arrives, I crave time outside and a fresh, clean start all around. Enjoy this new season by making small changes with spring cleaning, adding new scents to your daily routine and updating simple pieces. This is a lovely collection of home...
Guest Picks: Rugs
I'm in the market for new rugs in the dining room and living room, and this collection consists of what I've had my eye on for the last couple of months. I love the variety of textures and colors. The thicker and softer rugs are ideal for any living room,...
Guest Picks: Desk-essorize
I spend the beginning of the year (aka the off-season) getting organized in my studio. Pretty and practical desk accessorizes are a must. I think it's important to have a space you love that is surrounded by things you love. This Ideabook is all about...
Guest Picks: Energy-Saving Accessories
When temperatures drop and I find myself indoors more often, it's easy to use a lot of energy at home. This ideabook is a collection of products that can help lower energy usage and lower bills this season. — Jennifer from I...
Guest Picks: The Holidays are Here!
Of course a holiday ideabook had to be created for this month. This book is inspired by a modern Christmas: It's bright, colorful, shiny and cheerful. Happy holidays! — Jennifer from I Art U
Guest Picks: A Tidy Roundup of Cleaning Supplies
Cleaning doesn't always have to look so dirty. I am fond of keeping things clean (and green) in the most attractive way possible. This ideabook is a collection of the prettiest ways to aid in keeping the spaces around you neat and tidy. — Jennifer...
Guest Picks: In the Kitchen
As the seasons change, I find my self cleaning and reorganizing my kitchen. Fall has arrived, and I look forward to making hearty meals and soups, and the following can aid in just that! I'm all about the practical and pretty. — Jennifer from...
Guest Picks: Let's Dine!
Dinner with friends has been on my mind a lot this summer. While daydreaming about my next dinner party, I also started daydreaming about a dining room. This is what caught my eye: a neutral palette and classic pieces that are for sure to last a lifetime....
Guest Picks: Have a Seat!
I have a strange fascination with random single chairs, whether they are placed in a row or sporadically throughout the house. I'm drawn to clean lines and interesting shapes on modern, vintage and earthy chairs. Sounds like a tad bit of everything, yes?...
Guest Picks: Modern Indoor Planters
As a big fan of plant life and someone who has the constant need to have growth and change around me, I love bringing greenery indoors. Having plants around is a constant reminder that growth is a necessity and that it's made possible with nurturing....
Guest Picks: Shelves, Storage and Saving Space!
If there is one thing I love having in my house, it's practical and pretty shelves and storage. One can never have too much storage! These shelves and storage units would all be helpful to aid in organizing with style. — Jennifer from I...
My Houzz: Colorful Victorian in San Luis Obispo
A newlywed couple in Southern California mixes new with old, letting their love and creativity bloom in a Victorian rental
Newlyweds Ashley and Kenny Channer combined their styles as husband and wife for the first time in this charming late-1800s home, a rental in sunny San Luis Obispo, California. Both medical professionals, Kenny and Ashley are also creatives at heart....
Guest Picks: Backyard Life
Spring and summer are upon us and one of the first things that comes to my mind is outdoor entertaining. Who wants to stay inside on warm summer nights? Not me! This is a collection of perfection for the backyard life. — Jennifer from I...