small, dark and dreamy.

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this city apartment featured in issue #14 of EST magazine may be a little more masculine than our regularly scheduled programming, but it’s just too good not to share. its small, modern space with charcoal gray walls and a minimalist approach to decorating is sublime. it belongs to a creative couple in cape town, south africa, and even though they’ve brought together... 
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Friday Finds.

Friday Finds

Top to bottom, left to right: 1. I can’t get over stylist Jessica De Ruiter’s Silver Lake home, especially her backyard pool. 2. Slanted windows and wooden beams complete this serene, white bedroom. 3. Maven Collective in Portland is a treasure trove of vintage and handmade homewares. 4. Vintage details (and a cat!) adorn this Berlin apartment beautifully. 5.... 
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the l.a. guide.

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i have a love/hate relationship with los angeles. it’s the place i grew up, so i love being near family and lots of good friends i have there. i love the warm evenings, and swimming in the ocean. there’s certain neighborhoods i’m especially drawn to, like silverlake, los feliz and venice. downtown is fascinating to me and i love that it’s had a resurgence... 
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Friday Finds

Friday Finds

Top to bottom, left to right: 1. Settle into the soft, comfortable floor seating of this Spanish living room. 2. Form and function achieve harmony with the Kaico enamelware collection. 3. miCO. architects transform and extend a house in Tokyo’s dense residential landscape. 4. This outdoor fireplace is the perfect place to cozy up as summer transitions to fall. 5.... 
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spotted: nest.

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hello all! it’s leslie and today i’m featuring my most favorite neighborhood gem here in san francisco and sharing it with all of you in the spotted series. nest has been around for as long as i can remember and i can’t help but stop in almost weekly as it’s just a few blocks from my home. everything lovely, whimsy, and worldly you’ll find... 
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