song tea & ceramics.

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recently, resident sfgirlbybay photographer cindy loughridge stopped into the beautiful san francisco tea room, song tea & ceramics for a visit with peter luong, tea merchant, taster and buyer. with over a decade of field experience with traditional Chinese tea and tea ware, in March 2013, peter embarked for Taiwan and China to compile a collection of tea and ceramics... 
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furniture finds.

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1. factory rolling bookcase, from urban outfitters. i’ve recently started a new pinboard on pinterest entitled furniture finds, and it seemed like a no brainer that i should share it with you. if you’ve followed along on the blog for a while now, you know i love a combination of high and low, old and new, and super modern versus very vintage. a mix always makes... 
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the loft, in amsterdam.

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The Loft is a breathtaking apartment in Amsterdam where a combination of design, art and craft culminate in one inspiring interior design experience. Much like the line’s Apartment in new york city, The Loft is hosted by the playing circle, and everything in it has been hand-picked and curated to be pleasantly pieced together — from the tables and chairs to... 
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far reaching fixtures.

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Petaluma four bulb chandelier from park studio L.A. i’ve got a real sweet spot for these types of lighting fixtures — ones with spider-like, far reaching arms. arachnophobia? nope, not me – not when it comes to minimalist black pendant lamps like french designer serge mouille’s famous lighting fixtures. his designs have been around since the 1950’s... 
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let’s go to: nalata / nalata new york.

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i’m heading to NYC at the end of the month, so i’ve definitely got a new york state of mind — gathering must-see new spots to check out while i’m there. one of them is Nalata Nalata. After starting Nalata Nalata as an e-tailer of beautiful home wares, the shop has now embarked on the opening of their very own brick-and-mortar store featuring well-curated... 
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