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pattern adventures: an abstract kids' room!


For this month's Pattern Adventures we're mixing things up by going abstract! We brought in fun shapes with a simple DIY dresser that anyone can create, complemented with other subtle patterns, and lots of bright colors. Here's how we did it...


Pattern Adventures: A Stripe Living Room!

A Stripe Living Room! / Oh Joy Pattern Adventures!

March is almost over, but before it goes, we have our last Pattern Adventures of the month: a stripe living room! Stripes are such a classic print, but you don't often see multiple stripe pieces mixed together in one space. So today, we're showing you how you can do just that while still keeping the space sophisticated and fun. Here's how...


Pattern Adventures: Oh Joy Wears Stripes!


I'm wearing bold stripes for this month's pattern adventures! From dresses to comfy tops and lots of striped accessories, I'm showing you four different ways to put a fun twist on this classic print. Take a look...


pattern adventures: oh joy wears hearts!


We're wrapping up February and this month's Pattern Adventures with three lovely heart outfits! You might be thinking...wait, Valentine's Day already past?!? I know hearts are usually associated with Valentine's Day, but you can wear them any day of the year as your heart desires! The key is not to go to red and pink with it! Here are a few of my favorites...from dressy to super comfy and casual...


Pattern Adventures: A Heart Living Room!

Pattern Adventures: A Heart Living Room... / Oh Joy!


Happy February! In honor of Valentine's Day, this month we're all about hearts for our second Oh Joy Pattern Adventures! Hearts can sometimes feel young, so we're here to show you how to make sure it stays current and chic for a grown-up space, too. See how we added just a little bit of love to this living room!


Pattern Adventures: Oh Joy Wears Plaid!

Oh Joy Wears Plaid

How is it the end of January already?! This month flew by, but before it's over, here are THREE pretty-in-plaid outfits to finish up our plaid Pattern Adventures for the month! Take a look...


Oh Joy Pattern Adventures: A Plaid Dining Room

Oh Joy Pattern Adventures: A Plaid Dining Room!

Last year we created a series called Oh Joy Color Adventures, and we had so much fun styling with different color combinations each month. It's challenged us to want to show you more ways to bring more joy into your space. So this year, we've created a spin-off and calling it...PATTERN ADVENTURES! Often people are hesitant about bringing pattern into the home and into their wardrobes because they don't know exactly how to make it work. So, each month this year, we'll focus on a new pattern and show you how to bring it to life. This month? We're mad for plaid...