browse:

Design

Show all
Inspiration
Decor
Mood boards
sourcinG & planning

scroll to view all or filter by:

filter by

art

Fall has arrived, and there’s no better way to embrace the cozy vibes than with the perfect seasonal scent. This year, we’ve gone all out on a quest for the best fall candles of 2023. We first ordered a bunch of highly-rated fall candles, but after testing them all, only 17 were worth mentioning. As […]

To me, Fall starts once the kids are in school, no matter the weather. I get too excited to wait, and I like to enjoy my favorite season for as long as I can. So once September hits, I start transitioning my decor to fall (see the fall bonus room, fall kitchen, and faux fall […]

Show all
Inspiration
Decor
Mood boards
sourcinG & planning

scroll to view all or filter by:

filter by

art

We’re still enjoying and enduring all this North Carolina heat, but I’ll admit, I’m getting antsy for some fall weather. I love everything that Fall has to offer – the shifting seasons, the color, the clothes, the food, the decor… Can we just take a moment to talk about one of my all-time favorite fall […]

Renovating Faye’s bedroom didn’t come without controversy. Sometimes it blows my mind how one person’s love can be another person’s dislike, and I guess that’s what makes life interesting. And I can never anticipate what projects in our home will rile up the internet, so I don’t even try to. Instead, I focus on designing […]

Show all
Inspiration
Decor
Mood boards
sourcinG & planning

scroll to view all or filter by:

filter by

art

We recently hung a new chandelier from our Shades of Light collection over our dining room table, and it felt like Christmas day around here! Collaborating with Shades of Light and then using the pieces in our own home is so surreal, and it’s just as exciting getting tagged in images with your new CLJxSOL […]

Kitchen

Dining ROom

primary bedroom

Living ROom

entryway

guest room

Kids rooms

CLOSET

Browse By Room

Bathroom

Looking for posts about a particular space in our home or inspo for one of the rooms in yours? Here's a handy index for your browsing convenience.

Outdoor

SHop all

What We're                     Right Now

What We're                 Right Now

Looking for our favorite things? A place to shop our home room by room, or just catch up on what Julia's wearing / loving right now? Browse the CLJ shop. 

Loving

Load More

Reader Faves

Can We Send You Our Love Letter?

Another way for us to stay in touch! Joining our weekly newsletter gives you access to exclusive content, never-before-seen photos, your questions answered, and our favorite DIYs. Sign up below!

Follow Along on Instagram

Welcome to our online community where we've posted home, DIY, style, renovations, and family since '09. Renovating our #cljmoderncottage in Idaho and headed for new adventures in Raleigh, NC. #cljfam #cljtransformations

@chrislovesjulia