The Smitten House

Our living room underwent a mostly cosmetic transformation as part of our greater remodel project on the main floor. Giving this open concept area some much needed style was my top priority, and incorporating a modern marble fireplace design as the focal was the first thing I knew I wanted to do. We also added […]

Living Room

You guys had such awesome feedback on my Kitchen Moodboards post on Instagram, and I’m excited to share our final kitchen design selections! I ultimately decided to go with the Elevated Natural vibe, bringing in lots of organic and natural finishes paired with more refined details. Marble slab backsplash, soapstone-looking quartz countertops, natural wood cabinets, […]

Our Final Kitchen Design Selections

I’ve finally wrapped my head around the design for our bathroom remodel, so I wanted to share this timeless, natural primary bathroom moodboard! I wanted to keep everything very neutral, with natural materials and warm, brass accents. A large, white oak double vanity with reeded drawer front detail, handmade Zellige tile backsplash, a large format […]

Primary Bathroom Moodboard

I’ve put a lot of thought into my dining room design aesthetic for the new house. When you have a separate, more “formal” dining space like I do, it can be a great space to interject a different feel since it’s not a part of another room. While my space does flow into my living […]

Dining Room Design Aesthetics

A dining room virtual design with dark walls, a long wood dining table, upholstered dining chairs and end chairs, a chandelier, sideboard, ornate brass mirror and brass wall scones.

As our kitchen is currently being completely gutted, I’ve been working on my kitchen design moodboards that I wanted to share! The base of the design is remaining the same (for now): European White Oak cabinets, a rich, deep forest green/steel blue island, soapstone-like quartz countertops, veiny Calcutta marble slab backsplash, floating oak shelves, and […]

Kitchen Design Moodboards

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When my husband, Greg, and I were considering moving to Austin, we knew our home buying experience would be unique. Austin is the fastest growing city in the country, which makes the real estate market hotter than ever. While this would be our third home we’ve purchased, the home buying experience in Austin would be […]

Our Home Buying Experience In Austin

Hey! I’m Krystal, and this is the story of how it all started. From my background in the event business to a passion for interiors and home decor, I’m sharing a glimpse into what The Smitten Collective is all about.

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