Feb 1, 2013

Office updates, and a bridal sneak peek!

Well I had planned to do a Family Feud update this week, but you'll have to wait. I KNOW there has to be a way to get the episode off my DVR, and on to the computer... right? Hmm... surely.

Anyhoo, this week I got a wild hair to re-do my office space at work. I have had all my old stuff since college (many moons ago) and it was way past time for an update. We needed some simple sophistication in this office. I'm still perfecting it, will be adding a few more things but here is what we have so far...

I went with neutrals, tans and whites, with a splash of Tiffany bluish-teal, and some burlap bows for good measure. 

I mean... we couldn't get rid of the Carrie pic, it just got it a new frame ;) 

I got everything for the desk reno at Home Goods. LOVE that store. I think the little teal flower thingy for my keys is my favorite. 

And then this little guy is in the mail and on it's way to me...

Ordered from here.

In other news, Simply Flawless headquarters {aka my closet} is working out just as I planned.

Here is a sneak peek at one of my spring brides, Holly. Isn't she the cutest? We had so much fun at her hair and makeup trial, having mimosas and gettin' pretty. 


My goal this weekend is to figure out how to get FF digital. If it comes to it, I will tape the damn thing on my phone and upload it. HA! But I will leave  you with this. SEE...it really did air! ;) 



xoxo
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33 comments:

Sam said...

Isn't Home Goods the best?? I get in major trouble in there! Office space is looking good :)

Carolyn said...

The desk looks so cute! :) And that bride's hair... SO PRETTY! Love! You're so dang talented. :)

lori said...

Love the office redo!! And did I miss the family feud episode? So fun!!

Sami said...

Ahh mine is saved on the DVR.. I haven't watched it yet :) Love the office redo, those colors are super fun! Always excited to see your updates lately lady!

Nadine Mathews said...

I love your office space, it is so pretty! Home Goods is my favorite place to get cute stuff at a decent price!

Meri Kate said...

Gorgeous office space!

Raven said...

Allison you are KILLING ME!!! I am about to fly to your house TONIGHT and watch the episode on your DVR. seriously. SERIOUSLY.

Tristan Paige {at} Sunshine! said...

Homegoods is the bomb.com!

Emily said...

Hahaha! I love it that y'all were on Family Feud! How in the world did you get to do that? Your little office area is too cute. I've never been to Home Goods....maybe next time I go to Lex I'll go. AND in major love with your closet.

Kenzie Smith said...

Oh my gosh I love how you redid your office! Want to come redo my house?
Your closet.. just wow. I want! :D

Veronika said...

what is the wall color in your closet? love it!

Karrie said...

I LOVE Homegoods! And, there is nothing wrong with recording the segment with your phone and then uploading ;) Do what you gotta do girlfriend! I want to see!

dailydoseofhannah said...

OMG. I'm 85% positive that I saw this episode and didn't even realize it was you! The laundromat I go to always plays Family Feud so I'm always half watching while I knit. Not as sad as it sounds LOL. How exciting for you!!

Lauren said...

Loving your office makeover those frames are the cutest! :-)

Kate @ Green Fashionista said...

I can't believe I missed FF! Hope you can figure out a way to show it to all of us in the bloggy world :)

Ashley said...

Is it silly I set a reminder in my phone when FF was on?! AND I MISSED IT!! Sad...I was out of the house! I can't wait to see it!!

RealDanaGentry said...

I have GOT to get with the program and take you to dinner/glass of wine, next week so we can discuss a few wedding things?!?! Texting you tomorrow love. XO

SHAYNA said...

I must go to Home Goods! & Funny that you were updating your desk this week... I did the same thing & it was just a random urge to do it! HAHA! Have a great weekend!

Jill said...

I'm LOVING the new look of your office! I spotted that little teal dish right away, before your post even said it was your favorite. It's adorable! I often overlook the cute little things like that at Homegoods when I don't have a TON of time. I mean honestly I could spend hours in there, ha.

Libby's Life said...

Oh my gosh... my friends husband was on the other team of that FF episode!!!! I taped it so I could watch it... that is so funny!

Stephanie said...

That is SO cool that you were on FF! I'm so jealous! Love your blog :) and your pug is absolutely precious.

xo,
Stephanie
Diary of a Debutante
www.stephanieziajka.blogspot.com

Lauren said...

I've missed you loads! Come back and see us soon!

Love your hair do for the bride, so so pretty!

And.. your office is just so YOU!

Ashleigh Day said...

I love home goods! & how did you manage to get on family fued? Lucky you!

Adriana aka AJ said...

I just love seeing pictures that show off how organized you like to keep your things! Always inspires me!

jayme said...

ah! i didn't know you were doing holly's wedding! that's so awesome! i love that girl! #ukalum :)

Meg - [Life of Meg] said...

Girlfriend, you are a jack of all trades!! Office decorator, hair stylist, makeup artist extraordinaire! Loved the updates - we've missed you in blog land! xoxo

PS - Had my makeup trial this weekend and I love who I hired. The only thing is when shown a photo of beloved Carrie, she went a little too dramatic with the super dark eyeshadow.

What is a nice way to tell her to tone is back down to Carrie pretty and not over-done photo shoot? Any help would be so much appreciated! :)

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April said...

Your office looks great! I'm trying to spruce mine up now. :)

Can't believe you were on Family Feud! Lucky girl.

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Lauren H. Edmondson said...

I adore Home Goods! Loving the office re-do, it's so much easier to concentrate on work when your space is gorgeous ;)

jessica said...

this makes me want to re-do my office now! SO cute!

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