Djembes, Rothkos, and Jute Rugs–Oh My!

April 9, 2013  —  Written by Julia Marcum 

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Over the past couple months, we have been in cahoots with Joss & Main curating a collection that reflects Chris and I and our style and our home and where we’re headed. They are so nice over there. The thing is, our favorite bloggers-our blog mentors-have curated sales for Joss & Main, and to be among that group, somebody pinch me.

On the back end of things, we shopped online for 100 home decor items. Would you believe me if I told you it took hours? Days! Maybe we’re not used to somebody telling us to pick whatever you want, but we really put a lot of time into this collection making sure we loved every item and there was a good amount of quality, but budget-friendly pieces.

Here’s a very small preview:

I know. I know. Emily Henderson called, she wants her portrait back–but eeks, I want that. I want it all! The sale starts this evening and goes through Friday. Since Joss & Main is a member only site, you can skip the line and use this invitation link to get ready for the event, and maybe I’ll remind you on Facebook tonight?

Ps. Would the “Chris Loves Julia” and “Joss and Main” celebrity couple name be Chrulia and Jain? I’m struggling.

What do you think?

  1. I’ve been offline for a while but HAD to hop on and tell you that your collection is FABULOUS! I’ll take one of everything, please.

  2. I am in love with your collection! I am so happy you guys got to do this! Your blog is going places guys! Love.

  3. Patty says:

    Hmmm. Joss and Julia. Chris the Main. Cross and Jane. Something Mania….

  4. Congrats! I am in serious love with that mirror and the side board!!!

  5. Congratulations guys! I love that pixel pillow and that pretty yellow throw. Can’t wait to see what else is in store!

  6. Oh my goodness! That is totally exciting! One of my blogging goals is to curate my own collection for one of these types of sites. I can’t wait to see yours! Collections by my favorite bloggers are some of my favorite events. Congrats!

  7. Love that one mirror! It is gorgeous!

    Congrats you guys! This is so exciting! :)

  8. Pinch!! So so exciting!!! Proud of you girl!

  9. AviLynn says:

    How stinking exciting for you!! Sending a virtual hi five through my phone! Keep us updated on FB when it goes live…my credit card is on standby!! :)

  10. Eeep! So exicted! I was just thinking about this last night and was going to text you this morning for the details. Ha! Can’t wait to see what’s in store…

  11. Kathy says:

    oh goodness, I am already loving way too many things from the sneak peek…. good thing I already paid the credit caard bill this month!

  12. Hanna says:

    I love that pixel pillow!

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