Author Archives: designonmydime

About designonmydime

I am a 30-something living in NYC. Follow along as I work on making my Manhattan rental a home, share inspiration, and help you design on your own dime.

Timeout…

I know I’ve been a bit absent from the blog this last week. I am pulling all kinds of things to write about and share with you all, but I just haven’t been able to find the time! I am … Continue reading

Posted in Design | Leave a comment

Rugs Aplenty

Surely you all know the basic stores when it comes to home decor. The Pottery Barn’s, The Crate and Barrels, The Pier 1’s. ¬†Although these are great to go to for simple Sisal or Shag, there are so many other … Continue reading

Posted in Design | 1 Comment

Deal of the Day

Image: NY Times Happy Easter! Don’t these pastel chairs just remind you of Spring! Like most people, I love a good deal. But you may not live in an area that has the best home shops when it comes to … Continue reading

Posted in Design | Leave a comment

Friday Inspiration: Anthropologie

Gosh it has been such a long and busy week. I volunteer on the side with an organization called Project Spark, and last night was our big fundraiser. It was a huge success, but getting a post up has been … Continue reading

Posted in Design | Leave a comment

Rug Rules; and a few of my favorites!

Do you have an area rug in your home? Are you overwhelmed when it comes to looking at all the options out there? Do you not even know where to start? Committing to a rug can be like committing to … Continue reading

Posted in Design | 2 Comments

Wednesday Wants: Pretty Poufs

I know I am very very late to this game. If any designer were to actually read this blog they would be ashamed at how dated this post may be. But I don’t care. I have something I love; Moroccan … Continue reading

Posted in Design | 1 Comment

Calypso+Target = Happiness

It’s time to make a visit to your nearest Tar-jay. If Target wasn’t already amazing enough, on May 1, Calypso Home is coming!!!!¬†I couldn’t be more excited! And how did I only hear about this on Sunday night? I need … Continue reading

Posted in Design | 1 Comment