1. Blue and animal print look good together. (Note far right above and center below.)
2. The Novogratz and I both scatter solid throw pillows in shades of blue, the difference being that the Novogratz apparently settled on actual pillows whereas I was draping pieces of fabric in imaginary pillow shapes for hours.
2b. And the Novogratz were working in this space.
2c. And this was just an excuse to use the phrase 'the Novogratz and I' in a blog post.
Images: Elle Decor; via Full House; Elle Decor Spain via Design Elements.