Being that I recently bought my first house (ramen, anyone?), an area of focus for me in 2015 is home-improvement. It is such a fun process, personalizing your own little “nest.” I would describe my style of interior décor as being very eclectic: think “cabin chic” with touches of the vintage intermingled with super modern. One thing that is so important to me when it comes to my home is a sense of organic “openness”… Natural light from bare-minimal window dressings, high-ish ceilings, a live plant in every room, and open shelving as opposed to closed cabintry.
If you do opt for open shelving, I have learned that it is crucial to make sure that things don’t look too cluttered. This is even more difficult to accomplish if you cohabitate with a man-person who has man-things. I have always been drawn to white milk glass, so I went to a thrift store (specifically, here) to purchase a bunch of vintage jars/canisters/vases to hold my smaller toiletries. If vintage milk glass isn’t your thing, here are some other options for you to consider: