Photos: Top Left – Carter Smith/ Top Right – Suzy Hoodless

Despite the cold, rainy weather, Spring is officially here and I’ve been dreaming up rooms filled with spring greens, lovely lavender, pops of pink and feminine florals. With inspiration from model/actress Devon Aoki in a beautiful spring garden and a pretty pastel room by British designer Suzy Hoodless, here are some ideas for how you can infuse a bit of spring into your home this season!

PAINT: (L-R) Lily Lavender, Sugarplum, Vintage Taupe – Benjamin Moore Paints. FABRICS: (L-R) Simple Pleasures – Duralee,  Velvet $30/yd – Mood Fabrics,  Riviera in Flight $19.99/yd – Iman Home, Flower Field $21.59/yd – Calico Corners. ACCESSORIES: 1.  Moroccan Pouf $206.99 –, 2. Ceramic Lamp $159.99 – Target, 3.  Tempo Velvet Pillow $39.95 – Crate & Barrel, Caspian Plateau Rug $998 – Anthropologie, 5. Chinese Garden Stool $129 – Wisteria, 6. Tree of Life Framed Art $2000 – Anthropologie, 7. Bexley Throw $49.95 – Crate & Barrel.


  1. Just found you! Loved the post! Drop by to see our fabulous imported French Basketeer Giveaway. To quote Andrea plastic bags are “so passé!”

  2. love it! so beautiful. and am delighted to finally see a garden stool in such gorgeous colors at such friendly prices. yay!

  3. Love the room’s color scheme. A refreshing combination – colorful, but not so over-the-top. Ready to embrace more lovely & livable like this!

  4. Beautiful inspiration board! Lovely juxtaposition of style: fashion and interior design.

  5. Great inspiration board. Painted my bedroom a lavender lilac color. I love it so much. Always seems like spring in there. Tamed it with black and white accessories and black night tables so both my husband and I could enjoy it.

  6. Gosh, I love this room and the inspiration from it. That fabric combination is to die for. Spring is here for sure.