best of: japanese design.

Japanese Exhibition Poster by Masaaki Hiromura, via gura fika. i love all things japanese — from sushi to vintage kimonos, and especially graphic design and packaging. i used to spend hours at Kinokuniya bookstore in san francisco’s japantown (i just found out there’s an L.A. location, too!). and i can’t read a word of them — all written in japanese,... 
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pantone-inspired art.

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earlier in the week i shared the pretty color pairing of pink + green. well today, we’re taking a look at adding color to your decor palette through art — probably one of the most effortless and affordable makeover maneuvers in my arsenal. art.com invited me to partner with them and curate an art collection inspired by pantone’s 2017 color of the year —... 
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simply art.

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apartment therapy. sometimes i like my art super simple. a collection of sketches is just so sophisticated looking, don’t you think? when at the flea market i always keep my eyes peeled for classic drawings like these — you never know when you’re going to find something really special (think treasures like antique roadshow!). i keep thinking i’ll start... 
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pop goes the art.

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kikette interiors. when it comes to poster art, i love a strong, bold graphic — especially ones reminiscent of a 1960-70’s pop art vibe — a colorful, interesting mix of great type treatments, and avant-garde print and pattern. i took the liberty of photoshopping in some fun poster art prints into some of these room images, and i like what i see. there’s... 
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living with art.

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In this intimate manhattan home tour on domino, we get a unique peek into the brightly-lived life of artist Kate Schelter and family. Let’s just start by saying, the woman has a talent for a good gallery wall. i think her secret is in her own hand for painting, and seeing the wall itself as a canvas, as well as a place where her lust-worthy collection of art comes to... 
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