friday finds.

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if you haven’t heard yet, pantone¬†has named their color of the year for 2017 and it’s a beauty: Greenery. it’s fresh and bright and come spring i have a feeling we’re going to see it popping up all over the place. this week’s friday¬†finds will make you green with envy, or at the very least give you a few hints on how to incorporate a little... 
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’tis the season.

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a sweet simple tree alternative, via weekday carnival. ’tis the season — for jolly spirits and a bit of mild madness. especially when you decide to remodel your home during the holidays. that’s me — i’m kooky like that. i honestly had no clue how much prep i’d have to do to get the house ready to tear apart. so i may be letting you down... 
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unexpected guests: emily katz.

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today we’re dropping in on multi-talented, multi-media artist emily katz who lives in inner Northeast Portland, Oregon. emily shares her eclectic, cozy, plant-filled home with her partner in life and design, Adam, along with their dog Donut, and cat Cowbear. Emily is currently traveling the world teaching macrame workshops, learning about energy healing, art directing... 
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all decked out for the holidays.

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well, i’m all decked out for christmas — quite literally! since my house is going under construction for remodeling this week, the only place i could decorate was my outside deck! and to the rescue? i partnered with Martha Stewart Living at The Home Depot for some sweet indoor/outdoor garlands, wreaths and some topiary-like mini christmas trees — completely... 
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green and peaceful.

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heart home magazine. feeling stressed out? you might want to get some houseplants. studies have shown that having plants around can actually help lower stress levels. plus, there are several types of plants that improve the quality of the air in your home by removing toxins and increasing oxygen, which is also helpful in times of stress! besides all that good stuff, well-placed... 
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