My Apartment Details

bando one day at a time planner If you follow me on Instagram, you saw that I shared a sneak peak of my desk situation and it gave me the idea to share some more details of the rest of my apartment!

As a disclaimer it’s important to know that my apartment is nowhere near finished – in fact, I don’t even have a complete bed (super long story) or a dresser LOL! It’s safe to say there’s been an issue with every piece of furniture I’ve ordered (the first couch I purchased wouldn’t even fit into my apartment hallway), but it’s slowly coming together. Nonetheless, I’m really proud of the progress I’ve made thus far and thought I’d give you a glimpse into what I’ve been working on!

value city grey couch

pink accent pillowsAfter the whole ordeal with my couch, I was lucky enough to be able to purchase the loveseat version in the same collection and it fits perfectly! The original one would have been way too large, so I’ve been saying it’s a blessing in disguise. It’s so nice to have something to just relax on after a long day of work, instead of hopping into my bed.

I purchased the pink and jeweled pillows at Tuesday Morning and the grey pillows came with the couch. At first, I was thinking I’d get rid of them – but I actually really like them!cute serving traysMy coffee table is still a work in progress, but this is where it’s at right now. I’m so in love with the table itself! It’s intended to look like grey wood, but it’s super smooth so that you don’t get any splinters.

I want to add some pretty coffee table books and some other little gold accessories, but I do love the tray! I think the print is super pretty and it’s very me. The coasters I purchased from Sur la Table and I’m obsessed. The green/teal color is one of my favorites, so I had to have them. They’re just too pretty!rugs usa pink rugsNow, this is just a little peak at my rug. You can view the full thing here. Let me tell you, this is probably my favorite thing in my apartment! I’m surprisingly not super into the color pink (I know – it’s very odd because everything in my apartment is pink), but when I saw this rug I knew this was the one. The pattern is simply gorgeous and it makes the entire room! It comes in multiple sizes so I would totally recommend this!

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  1. 10.2.16

    Woah, love that rug! Gorgeous space!

    Xx Taylor

    • 10.10.16
      Lauren O. said:

      Thanks so much, Taylor!! The rug is definitely my favorite piece!

  2. 9.4.16
    Floortje said:

    Looks all so lovely!



    • 9.5.16
      Lauren O. said:

      Thank you very much!!

  3. 9.2.16

    You are great at decorating. That rug is SO cute!!

    xo, Christina

    • 9.5.16
      Lauren O. said:

      Thanks so much, Christina! I’m glad you like it, and it’s super soft, too!

  4. 8.31.16
    Tina said:

    I love how you played with textures! Very cute corners of your apartment 🙂


    • 8.31.16
      Lauren O. said:

      Thanks so much, Tina! It’s slowly coming together, but I can’t wait to show the full thing once everything is complete! 🙂

  5. 8.31.16

    I can tell from the bits and pieces that I see that your apartment is going to be stunning! You have a gorgeous sense of style that seems to apply to everything.

    Love, Liz

    • 8.31.16
      Lauren O. said:

      Thanks a lot, Liz! That means a lot and makes me so happy!! You’re the sweetest!

  6. 8.30.16
    Kelsie said:

    That rug is perfection!!! If my husband would let allow that much pink I’d put it in our living room in a heartbeat!! Maybe I could get a smaller version for my office though! Hmm….I think I need to do some shopping 😀 You did such a great job decorating- I love the pillows too! Well done!


    • 8.31.16
      Lauren O. said:

      Thank you so much, Kelsie!! I know – it’s so much pink and I don’t even like pink that much! haha and YES get one from your office.. it comes in so many sizes and really makes the room!

  7. 8.30.16
    Ashley said:

    Oh I love the mixture of prints in those gorgeous pillows!


    Ashley || Sed Bona

    • 8.31.16
      Lauren O. said:

      Thank you, Ashley! I saw the prices and loved them, and they were such a steal!!

  8. 8.29.16
    Chelsea said:

    Loving all of the prints and colors, you really made it feel like a home!

    Chow Down USA

    • 8.31.16
      Lauren O. said:

      Thank you very much, Chelsea! Since I’m pretty far from home I’ve definitely been trying to make it cozy! 🙂

  9. 8.29.16
    Amanda said:

    Girl! Love these details! I just pinned your rug! We are buying a new home soon and it’s out with most of the old and in with the new. This rug is AMAZING and will be going in my home! I’ve been looking for something like this for YEARS! Thanks for sharing!

    Amanda |

    • 8.31.16
      Lauren O. said:

      Omg thanks so much, Amanda – I’m glad you like it!! And I totally recommend it – it’s definitely a conversation starter and you would love it! You have to photos when you do!

  10. 8.29.16
    Amy said:

    Everything looks so great! Love the colors.

    Amy Ann
    Straight A Style

    • 8.29.16
      Lauren O. said:

      Thank you so much, Amy! It’s so weird because I usually don’t like the color pink haha!

  11. 8.29.16
    Rosie said:

    I love your details. So cheerful

    Life is just Rosie

    • 8.29.16
      Lauren O. said:

      Thank you so much, Rosie! Glad you like them!

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