instagram friendly book – free just for you.

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it’s been a season of travel and i’ve been most fortunate to be getting around these days — from cuba, to france and on to london. you’ve probably seen my abundance of Instagrams, but it’s nice to create something even longer lasting, as a personal souvenir if you will from my trips. so when artifact uprising invited me to try out their instagram... 
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insta / pairings.

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@zilverblauw and @mavencollection. i haven’t had the time to pull together an insta / pairings in a while, so i thought it was a fine time to share some of my favorite instgrammers with you and inspire you with some new Instagram accounts to follow  — if you haven’t discovered them already. this time i’m all about springtime looks and pastel pinks.... 
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a keen eye for the eclectic.

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without sounding too much like a brat, i’m really becoming disenchanted with a lot of the cookie-cutter looks out there right now. i think decor needs a little more eclectic oomph added, if you will — maybe mix things up a little bit with some unexpected pieces, especially vintage paired with new. one of the things i was most inspired by on my trip to europe was... 
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sleep peacefully.

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i’ll be honest, catching up after vacation is hard, but one can hardly complain without being a total jerkface since i was even able to take a vacation! but i think with jet lag and then a bazillion emails and projects to get back to i’m a little worn out. so today i’m seeking refuge in some very peaceful and zen-like bedrooms. i don’t like a lot of... 
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a secret stay in marseille.

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It is in Marseille that one can discover the oldest hardware store in France and one of my very favorite sources of inspiration. originally created in 1827, and now a beautiful concept store maison empereur remains today an essential place to visit when in Marseille. it’s got many personalities — hardware and gadget store, gourmand cooking go-to, homewares extraordinaire... 
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