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18 Ideabooks by meganjgordon
Guest Picks: Setting up a Stylish, Welcoming Backyard Space
Sometimes you need a little nudge to take the time to spruce up the backyard and get it ready for summer get-togethers, barbecues and celebrations. But in reality, there are only a few bigger pieces that you need to think about: comfortable seating, a...
Guest Picks: Midcentury Modern Touches for Today's Home
There's a reason midcentury modern designs are having their day in the sun: The clean, sleek lines are truly timeless and neutral enough to work in most living spaces. Here are a few of my favorite picks to begin a small collection at home. From floor...
Guest Picks: Building a Simple Guestroom
It's inevitable: Warmer weather brings more houseguests. This spring and summer, gussy up even the simplest of nooks in your home with a few new pieces that will make your guests feel right at home. — Megan from A...
Guest Picks: Early Spring Cleaning: The Fresh, Inspired Bedroom
Spring is on its way, and it feels like the right time to de-clutter and freshen up one of the rooms where I spend the most time in the house: the bedroom. Sure, much of that time is spent sleeping, but for me (and many others), some of that time is also...
Guest Picks: Hide a Home Office in Plain Sight
Snag well-designed furniture and accessories like these to create a stylish workspace in any corner of the home
Not all of us have the privilege of having an entire room in the house as an office, but there is a lot that can be done to spruce up even a spare corner. From handsome notebooks to shiny paperweights to the very perfect desk, here are a few of my picks...
Guest Picks: Pure and Simple: White Home Decor for the New Year
A new year means a fresh re-imagining of many things: career goals, personal intentions and, yes, the way you'd like your home to look. After bright holiday decor, I always find myself turning to a more simple approach to home decor in the winter months....
Guest Picks: Entertaining in Style: Adorning the Holiday Home
It's that time of year once again: the season when friends stop by unannounced and family flies in and stays awhile. There are parties and potlucks and jam-packed calendars. But in the midst of it all, there are many evenings spent at home by the fire,...
Guest Picks: A Celebration of Abundance: Fall Colors at Home
The leaves are turning and the air has a bite, so while the neighborhoods are beautiful to stroll through right now, it's also nice to enjoy some of those vibrant pops of color indoors. From pillows to throws and rugs to clocks, here are my picks for...
Guest Picks: Stripes Abound!
Stripes grace everything in my house, from T-shirts to coffee mugs. Striped patterns lighten things up and bring in a bit of whimsy. From brooms to placemats and most things in between, I've found some great home finds to help even the most novice stripe...
Guest Picks: A Fresh, De-Cluttered Kitchen
There's no better time than the start of a new year to reflect on what's working in your kitchen and what's taking up dead space. I gathered a few of my favorite finds from around the web to help you create a more spacious and inviting kitchen this year....
Guest Picks: Warm Fall Finds for the Home
Whether warm in color or texture, these decorative pieces will help take the chill out of the air this season
While I'm still hanging onto the final warm days of summer, fall is inevitably on its way in. You can tell from the evening light and the figs and melons popping up at the farmers' markets. In this collection, I gathered a few incredibly promising fall...
Guest Picks: The Coastal Kitchen
When summer heat means your kitchen is like ... er, an oven, let these pieces bring in the freshness of a sea breeze
Summer is upon us, and there's no better time to think about bringing seaside coastal designs indoors. Most of these pieces can help whisk us away on a mini vacation with the simple act of pulling an espresso shot or making a bowl of ice cream. They give...
Guest Picks: In Bloom
It's spring and most of us are already spending more time outdoors. Whether you're into gardening, outdoor sports or entertaining in the backyard, spring blooms and botanicals are all around. Lucky for us, there are many beautiful ways to bring the seasonal...
Guest Picks: Bringing the Outdoors in With Ideas for the Natural Home
Spring has sprung and what better time to invite a bit of the outdoors inside? For this month, I've chosen products made from natural materials or adorned with patterns and colors that remind me of the warmer seasons ahead. Whether or not you enjoy languishing...
Guest Picks: The Neutral Spring Home: Understated and Unadorned
Spring is a time for cleaning, organizing and purging, and I find that while some people like to be surrounded with pastels and bright colors, I crave neutral and spare spaces. In this month's ideabook, I gathered a few of my very favorite, simply designed...