good reads: maker spaces.

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there’s nothing i like more than a sneak peek into the spaces of creatives. Maker Spaces is a new book out by Emily Quinton, in which she examines how makers and innovators around the world live and work, exploring their inspirational and beautiful homes, studios and workshops. Emily’s Maker Spaces takes an in-depth look inside 13 beautiful homes, studios and workspaces... 
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good reads: rooted in design.

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Rooted in Design: Sprout Home’s Guide to Creative Indoor Planting is a brand new book By Tara Heibel and Tassy de Give of sprout home, the beautiful garden store located in both brooklyn and chicago. the book is full of inspirational images and ideas around decorating your interiors with indoor plants. for anyone without a yard or other outdoor space, indoor plants are... 
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inspiration in german.

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i can’t read a stitch of this beautiful interior design book because it’s all written in german, but i can certainly ooh and aah over its pretty pages. i do know the title of the book, Wohnideen aus dem wahren Leben translates to something like ‘Living inspiration from real life: Inspirations of the best residential Bloggers’ — the book was a... 
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everyone needs more joy.

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my dear friend and fellow blogger, Joy¬†Deangdeelert¬†Cho, of Oh Joy! has a brand new book out that’s designed to bring more joy to your life. we could all use more of that, right? , Oh Joy!: 60 Ways to Create & Give Joy offers up great ideas for sneaking in a little more joy into your life — whether it be shopping for fun vintage finds, to surprising friends... 
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new and noteworthy.

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1. layered glaze bud vases from heath ceramics. spring is most definitely in the air, and what better time to brighten up your space with a few cheery objects to celebrate the season of growth. spring is one of my favorite times of year because you finally can shed the heavy clothing and feel a little lighter overall. same goes for my house — fresh cut flowers, along... 
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