the L.A. studio reveal.


hurrah! and many, many thanks to CB2 and to all of you who weighed each day last week on instagram to vote on the CB2 pieces that pulled together my beautiful new L.A. studio! together you all created such a lovely space — one that’s functional as a guest room for airbnb and cosy enough to have friends and family stay there, too. i’m so happy with the way... 
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belly up to the bar cart.


caitlin mccarthy design. fancy cocktails have certainly made a comeback of late — old fashioned’s and manhattans are really making the rounds these days and bar carts have begun appearing all over my pinterest feed for a while now. i’ve even made a pinboard dedicated to the mighty bar cart. it’s such a fun thing to put together for home entertaining,... 
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Friday Finds


Top to bottom, left to right: This light-filled and incredibly inviting bedroom Minimal dining room style from Susanna Vento A DIY wooden comb as functional as it is darling The attention to detail around this kitchen sink Jessica Comingore’s inspiring studio makeover Happy Friday, Annie  
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help me decorate my guest room!


alrighty, we’ve got something fun planned for you! i need to get my small L.A. studio apartment guest room ready, and we thought it would be fun to enlist your help! i’m partnering with CB2 to decorate my space — our goal is to make it an efficient studio apartment, but one that’s welcoming, cozy and california cool, and we’re enlisting your help!... 
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unexpected inspiration.


sometimes you click and open a new browser window and you find yourself serendipitously stuck there for a while. such was the case when i landed on madewell’s blog. i like madewell for their fashion, but whoever runs their blog is doing a mighty fine job of it, as well! and the photography is quite splendid, too. i found a bunch of inspiring decor images i’m sharing... 
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