Knotwork LA / Studio Tour.

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I first met ceramicist Linda Hsiao of Knotwork LA when I wandered into a shop that she and a few friends were co-running in Highland Park. We got to chatting and once she realized I was new to L.A. she was quick to give me names of people I should meet, places to visit and things to eat. Linda is a connector. She’s got that special gift of getting to know you and pairing... 
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friday finds.

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happy friday one and all! i’m checking off my to-do list and readying myself for my trip to cuba tomorrow and wanted to wish you all a very happy thanksgiving while i’m away! we’ll be popping in with posts next week, but i’ll be offline (that is, unless i find some wifi hotspots) so i won’t be around to wish you a happy day filled with family,... 
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meet snowe: a $500 giveaway.

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have you come across snowe yet? snowe is a lovely new home brand that makes life (and the highest quality home essentials) so much easier on us. they carry the collections we need to make our homes feel complete, but not cluttered — beautiful basics that blend well with everything you own — everything from the highest quality bath and bedding to Limoges white porcelain... 
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neutral ground.

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isn’t this such a calming, neutral space? featured (for rent!) on real estate site fantastic frank, it’s a charming apartment in Södermalm, a district and island in central Stockholm. i’m in love with that lovely terrace garden, the whitewashed wood floors, and the simple Scandinavian furnishings — especially those unique dining chair backs. for the... 
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when you’ve got the blues.

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the nice stuff collector. i’ve a got a wee case of the blues these days. anyone else? there’s so much divisiveness in the air after our election and i worry about it — i just can’t seem to shake it. but i’m trying to have faith and feel empowered by so much positive action being taken around the country by so many groups — especially on... 
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