Beauty while you ZZZ

I am a big fan of sleep. Unlike most people my age, I can’t sleep for five hours and be okay. I need a good 8 hours + of sleep every night or the next day I feel useless. (Newborn stage, I was a walking ZOMBIE) I typically go to bed around ten every night and am up at seven every morning. As a lover of sleep, you can only imagine I am a also a fan of good bedding. We have layers upon layers of down, memory foam, gel and high thread counts. I know I may sound a little ridiculous, but you spend almost half your life in a bed… I think it should be comfortable. I had heard about Slip Silk Pillowcases a while ago, but never made the plunge to purchase them. We recently received two King Size covers for our pillows and Ian and I have both been converted. Ian’s favorite thing about them is the fact they are incredibly soft and stay cool all night, and I am a huge fan of how they help with anti-aging and decrease…

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A Place to Dream

Last fall, we asked our friends to build us a bed similar to the beautiful one they built for their own room. This past weekend, we finally moved it in to our master bedroom. I couldn’t be more in love. It turned out so much better than I had even imagined. Since we were getting a new bed, we decided to upgrade from our queen to a king mattress. Although the cuddling was good for some time in our queen, I don’t think I could ever go back. Here are a few pictures of the bed after we moved it in. BED CONTACT HERE // QUILT and DUVET SHAMS IKEA // LINEN DUVET and TIE SHAMS IKEA // DOWN COMFORTER IKEA // PILLOWS IKEA // KING PILLOWS KOHLS // THROW KOHLS // SHEETS TARGET And now… we start the master bedroom makeover. Stay tuned for more projects and additions to our bedroom.

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