The Link Up: Em’s First GREAT Read From The Romance Novel Post Comment Section, Jess’ Affordable IKEA Picture Frame Alternative, And A Great Smelling Bug Spray

Blissful Sunday everybody! Did you see the farmhouse entry recap (reveal coming tomorrow!) and Sara’s candy and FAST entrance yard oasis?? We are able to’t wait to indicate you the reveal and love that Sara remains to be sharing her great residence with us:) We additionally needed to strive one thing just a little totally different for our weekly residence tour. It’s a mini tour inside the Hyperlink Up! This gained’t be each week however there are such a lot of great initiatives on the market we get pitched however can’t write full posts about that this appeared like an excellent place to offer them just a little love. Get pleasure from!

design by ome dezin | photograph by austin leis
design by ome dezin | photograph by austin leis
design by ome dezin | photograph by austin leis

This week’s mini home tour is from the proficient design-build agency Ome Dezin. It’s a surprising 5-bedroom property (WOW) in Los Angeles that was utterly renovated. Had we obtained this venture pitch earlier than Jess’ “Up to date California Informal” development submit this is able to have been excellent! It’s kinda wild how excellent really. What we particularly love are these loos! Love how particular all of these mirrors are and the marble/tile accents. Additionally, we actually can’t recover from that out of doors soaking tub. What do you like most??

From Emily: Because of all of your e-book recs (y’all, the remark part from my romance novel submit is filled with GEMS), I downloaded “Nora Goes Off Script” and browse it in two days. After I storied about it, my cousin texted that she could be very shut associates with the creator, Annabel (who she had talked about lots, however I by no means related the dots), and vouches how great/humorous/good she is (I at all times love understanding folks I love are literally great in particular person). Anyway, I cherished it. It’s good and witty and if you’re a single mother I feel there’s a whole lot of relatability along with her writing (it’s def PG with the intercourse stuff). I preserve going again to all of the options within the feedback and have been flying via books however needed to name out that one as a result of I loved it a lot from the primary web page.

Additionally From Emily: People, I’ve discovered an unimaginable, new (to me) reasonably priced curtain model with nice costs (shades and curtains from $30!!), simple customization, and fast turnaround instances. We ordered just a few swatch books and have been blown away by the standard. I feel we’re going so as to add just a few of their curtain panels to the youngsters’ rooms. They’ve the look of a high-end window therapy with pleating that appears costly, soft-to-the-touch cloth, and everybody I’ve chatted with has been thrilled with the ultimate product. Very excited to indicate you ways we use them!

From Caitlin: For those who would have instructed me final week that I’d be up at 1 am devouring a brilliant long-read about two girls’s tennis stars from the Nineteen Seventies and their altering relationship via time, I’d have NEVER BELIEVED YOU. I don’t know what prompted me to click on – I feel it was a tweet? – however I’m SO GLAD I DID. This piece follows the connection between Chris Evert (painted as an All-American nice) and Martina Navratilova (her robust, highly effective, Czechoslovakian rival). It follows their altering relationship via time – as rivals, double’s companions, bitter rivals, twin champions (they completed their careers tied, with 18 Grand Slam victories every), and now as expensive associates who’re supporting one another via their respective battles with most cancers. A touching clip: “Navratilova got here by the home and referred to as often, however she additionally knew methods to ‘lay again.’ Generally she would name and Evert would reply straight away. And typically it will take three or 4 days earlier than she answered. It felt, in a approach, just like the outdated locker room days when she knew Evert was laboring with a loss. ‘I feel as a result of we had been there for one another earlier than, we sort of knew what to do or what to not do, instinctively, despite the fact that this was a primary,’ Navratilova says.” IT IS A VERY GOOD READ!

Additionally From Caitlin: I did it – lastly took the plunge on a pair of Tevas and I’m so comfortable I did! I purchased them within the 90s Multi colorway and they’re SO CUTE. My mother and godmother each requested the place I received them (in order that they’re enjoyable for all ages!), and so they’ve gotten a TON of compliments on the road. They didn’t require any break-in time (fortunately – I actually rolled the cube on my first put on and took them on a looooong stroll!) and the cushion is actually snug and plush, which I didn’t completely count on and have been tremendous pleasantly stunned by. They arrive in 26 totally different colours, they’re tremendous on-trend, and I solely paid $50 (professional tip: join the mailing record!). Hooray for easy-to-wear sandals!

From Mallory: I’m extraordinarily in style amongst mosquitos, so this summer season I believed I’d lastly do one thing about it. Some time in the past I used to be on a visit with Emily Bowser and Sara and was launched to Public Good’s Insect Repellent. Now that is essential: IT DOESN’T SMELL BAD. In actual fact, IT SMELLS VERY GOOD. Each single bug spray I’ve tried has this bizarre scent to it which is why I’ve traditionally prevented them (and simply handled the implications later), however not any extra folks. For those who’re unfamiliar, Public Items is a membership service so that you enroll after which decide your refillable on a regular basis merchandise. The substances are nice and it’s a really sustainable firm, so when you’re eager about signing up ensure you add this repellent (or simply join the free trial and get the repellent simply saying). I’ve been carrying it every day and no bites to this point!! YAY.

From Jess: For those who learn my Paris journey submit then you realize Allison, an extremely proficient and sort inside designer, who reached out and provided to take my dad and me round Paris. Sadly, she was out of city the week I used to be there. As a design and classic lover it could actually really feel VERY overwhelming to attempt to discover “the great things” so evidently, we had been bummed. However she did give me so many recs that had been superior! So if you’re additionally somebody who would possibly desire a native designer that will help you discover the actually nice spots in Paris then you might be in luck as a result of my new buddy, Allison (we’ve stored in contact:)), is internet hosting a Paris Classic Design Journey in October. Be part of her for buying, eating, and experiencing Paris like a Parisian! Belief me after I say I want I may go.

Additionally From Jess: I used to be at my buddy’s home final weekend and he or she confirmed me these nice sq. image frames she received that had been three for $60 ish bucks! They’re a extremely good various for IKEA’s 20×20 RIBBA body THAT DOESN’T EXIST ANYMORE!!!! Like why IKEA?!?! Anyway, EHD-approved reasonably priced frames:)

From Arlyn: I admit I’ve pretty simple hair to handle. It’s straight-ish, shiny, and I’ve an honest quantity of it. But when I take advantage of the mistaken shampoo, it could actually both get poofy and dried out or limp and uninteresting. I at all times discover volumizing shampoo for skinny hair which doesn’t examine the field, shine-enhancing shampoo that strips me of quantity, and ultra-moisturizing varieties for broken strands. BUT THEN I discovered The Ouai’s Medium Hair Shampoo and Conditioner which is perhaps the closest match to excellent I’ve discovered for me. It’s formulated for, properly, medium hair…not skinny, not thick, not curly. And OMG it smells SO good. The ten oz bottles are expensive however I discover that you just don’t want a lot to get the job carried out. It leaves my hair full, bouncy, shiny, and comfortable. In addition they supply formulations for skinny and thick hair, too! 

Thanks for hanging out on a Sunday with us and see y’all tomorrow for this reveal!

Opening Picture Credit: Design and Picture by Sara Ligorria-Tramp | Styled by Emily Edith Bowser | From: This Yard Makeover Solely Took 3 WEEKS, Some Elbow Grease, And A New (Very Good) Seating Space

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