Author Archives: Kara of A Kailo Chic Life

About Kara of A Kailo Chic Life

Treetopia’s newest brand ambassador, Kara Whitten is an Austin based product designer who shares her creations and all things bright and beautiful on her blog, A Kailo Chic Life.

Decorating for New Years Eve by Kara Whitten

New Year is almost upon us and with it comes reflections on what has passed and what 2019 has in store. I always love a fresh start. Of course, resolutions for new things to try and values to work on are always at the forefront of everyone’s mind. So, to really make sure I live up to my resolutions, I brought them to life on my décor for New Year’s Eve and beyond.
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Decorating for the Holidays in your style

Many people will tell you that there is only one color scheme or way to decorate for the holidays. I am here to tell you this is not the case in the slightest! The holidays are the perfect time to decorate your Christmas tree in just your style. Anything from a rainbow tree to traditional red and green to a modern one goes.

What you really need to ask yourself is what do I want my tree to say. Do you want it to match your home, to celebrate your favorite holiday candy, or to just be fun and colorful? Once you have that figured out, it’s time to pick your tree and start decorating for the holidays.

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fall decorating ideas from a kailo chic life

Fall is when everyone tends to embrace orange and browns, even if they aren’t normally used to decorate with the rest of the year. I always find it a challenge to come up with fall decorating ideas, because I love bright colors and fall is usually all about muted tones of yellow, brown, orange, and cream.

This year I found how I can perfectly align fall sensibilities with my bright color palette on a Treetopia Basics Orange Christmas tree. Never fear, however, if this bright look isn’t for you. I am going to give you tips on how to tailor the look to suit your idea of the perfect fall colors.

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DIY halloween decorations by Kailo Chic

Hello! I am so excited to be here for my first official post on the Treetopia blog! If you don’t know, my name is Kara, and I am the creative behind A Kailo Chic Life. I am so excited to share a few of my favorite trees decorated for all the holidays in the next few months. But first, let’s talk all things Halloween! While I love the traditional orange and black of Halloween decorations, the last few years I have started to incorporate more colors into my Halloween decorations. This year I went all out with all the colors but kept the theme of Halloween pumpkins, bats, ghosts, and spiders.

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