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The best in articulating wall sconces, swing arm wall sconces, adjustable wall sconces and more - a roundup of all my favorite sconces in a variety of finishes including brass sconces, black sconces, industrial sconces and more. www.pencilshavingsstudio.com

20 Stylish Swing Arm Sconces: The Ultimate Roundup

Swing arm sconces are having a major moment right now in the design world, and I’m no exception. Last week I showed you the brass swing arm sconces that I installed at the lake house, and I thought it might be helpful to do a roundup of some of my current favorites. Brass is still
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Window treatments 101: everything I've learned about drapes, Roman shades, curtains and more! www.pencilshavingsstudio.com

Window Treatments 101: 15 Things I’ve Learned

Drapes, curtains, Roman shades — so many different options for window treatments! Where do you even begin? While I’m a huge fan of all the light I can get in a room, but in my opinion, window treatments are an absolute must. They create softness, drama, visual interest, and function as a way to provide
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Pencil Shavings's One Room Challenge living room reveal, complete with loads of bold blues and accented with red. Check out the full reveal inspired by the preppy regatta stripe rug from Dash & Albert, plus a kidfriendly white sofa. www.pencilshavingsstudio.com

One Room Challenge: Living Room Reveal!

We’ve made it to the official big reveal of my One Room Challenge living room! I am so crazy excited about how this whole room turned out, and it’s probably going to end up being a couple of posts to talk about all the details. But for today, the reveal. A few notes: unfortunately we didn’t get
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Get the look: all about the cane trend in home decor, especially for bedrooms and living rooms www.pencilshavingsstudio.com

Trend: Modern Cane Back Furniture

My current favorite trend is anything with a cane back detail. Created by weaving rattan strips together, I’m loving the updated spin on this beachy classic showing up in lines from Serena & Lily to Kate Spade. But first, a few inspiration shots — CANE BACK FURNITURE Modern through and through. Totally delicate but  with clean lines.
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