new from ferm living.

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there’s a lovely new collection out from ferm living for Autumn/Winter 2014. This is a collection of reflections from life and the lovely things that surround us. ferm living has a true passion for well-crafted design and everyday aesthetics — “Small moments are said to make life big. Moments like enjoying a dinner with family and friends, having a good cup... 
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pine cone hill | bedding giveaway.

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a while back, i was invited to celebrate the 20th anniversary of pine cone hill by selecting my perfect set of bedding from their beautiful collections. I’m very much into light colored bedding — I just find it more restful and peaceful for a good night’s sleep. I love their natural linen duvets, too. Anything soft like that helps me relax at the end of a... 
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tantrum.

welcome to the whimsical world of tantrum. serendipitously located in san francisco’s very charming cole valley neighborhood, TANTRUM is a curated fun-filled shop carrying kid-centric, well-designed gifts for wee ones as well as grown-ups. yes, it’s great for the kiddies but it’s a perfect stationary and party supply store, too. it’s like an imaginary... 
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foreign correspondent: berlin’s Mondocubo.

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A couple of weeks ago in my neighborhood’s local weekend market I saw a stand of beautiful ceramics — they were Mondocubo’s ceramics. Behind the brand there’s an italian couple, Paolo and Rossella. They met in Naples while studying architecture and soon after graduating both found out that unfortunately Italy wasn’t the right place to start their own business.... 
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wrap yourself in color.

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country road bedding, via est magazine. well, kids, this my fifth straight day sick in bed with the flu — this is getting real old. all i could think of to share in my withered state of mind was beds. but pretty, cheerful bedding — something to lift my spirits and hopefully inspire you. changing up your bedding is one of the quickest and easiest makeovers —... 
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