how to say thonet.

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i’ve loved Thonet chairs forever, but i’ve been mispronouncing the name of this beautiful chair for just as long. mon dieu — i hate when i do that. thonet chairs are actually pronounced like this with a hard “t” like tawn. ack, who knew? probably some of you. and for sure vintage aficionado laurie furber of elsie green knew when she came across... 
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pretty palette.

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this week, est magazine shared the latest work of Melbourne’s most celebrated interior designers, Fiona Lynch — a pretty pastel-inspired Victorian terrace in Melbourne, australia. fiona is soon joining the est team to share her insights, behind the scenes interior design expertise and sources of inspiration. if this is any indication of fiona’s eye, i can’t... 
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Friday Finds

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Top to bottom, left to right: The light flooding into this minimal study A calm and contemporary converted farmhouse Everything about this pared-down living space A residence and retreat that draws in the Ibiza coast The clean geometry of this concrete kitchen Happy Friday, Annie P.S. Thanks for commiserating with me last week. I haven’t gotten my board back yet... 
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my new happy place.

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this is just a temporary fix until i find a real home for this beauty, but i couldn’t help share my new vintage daybed. isn’t she pretty? i found her at elsie green’s flea market booth at alameda a few months back and fell instantly in love with the unique bamboo frame — and so i had to make her mine. laurie found it in Lyon, france and it is from the... 
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modern classics + a big spring sale.

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as i hunt for my new home i’m also carefully considering the new furnishings and lighting fixtures on my wish list. i know i’d definitely love to add to my collection of saarinen tables, and right now YLiving is having a huge spring sale, so i may just have to dive in and make that saarinen dining table splurge. but i also need to consider lighting options and... 
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