this room, all grown up.


i’m rather obsessed with christine dovey’s modern baby nursery. except i want it all for grown-up me — SO I’M GONNA MOCK ONE UP. i can’t quite swing the price of an original serge mouille swing arm light fixture let alone a pair, but maybe i could fake it, with a couple of these fixtures. sorry, stuffed animals, you’re going to have to be... 
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shiny objects.


living etc. a few years ago i wouldn’t have been caught dead with anything bronze, copper or gold within a 10 block radius of me. i mean, it was soooo 70′s and i was all about silver. but it’s back and i love the warm glow of it — lately i am finding myself really drawn to these gold tones, especially rose gold — i can’t get enough of these... 
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the new george nelson: a giveaway


Bubble Lamps are perhaps the most recognizable works from George Nelson’s large collection of product designs, but they are not the only lighting fixtures he ever created. Modernica is now bringing back an exceptionally rare, less known George Nelson design – the Net Light. And we’re giving one away this week to one very lucky mid-century modernist! The George... 
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for the midcentury modernist: cedar & moss.


Welcome to Cedar & Moss, a new collection of modern and midcentury lighting forest-made near Portland, Oregon in a design studio surrounded by tall cedar trees. After more than ten years as a designer in the industry, michelle steinback decided to venture out and start her own lighting studio and today I’m thrilled to share her new collection and company, Cedar... 
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ten to go: shopping abroad.


round two in my new blog series, ten-to-go — two shy of a dozen online shops abroad that i think you will covet as much as i do. each of these shops fall into the home goods category, my all-time weak in the knees favorite items to shop for. sure, i love clothes, and i love kitchen gadgets and gourmet goodness, but since decorating and re-decorating is my jam, here is where... 
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