story tellers.


i adore an ecelectic, well-loved home with lots of stories to tell, and this one speaks volumes. featured on lonny, this is the small (370 square feet!) new york east village home of two passionate collectors who are breaking all the small space design rules. they’ve amassed only objects they have a close connection to, along with a really healthy reading library and... 
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good reads: jason grant’s home in rue.


i’m a big fan of australian stylist jason grant, so it was fun to find his sydney home recently featured in Rue magazine. jason’s got two books under his belt now — a place called home, and now his brand new book away at home, both perfect reads for helping you create a space that says something unique about your own, personal style of living. his home walks... 
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revising life’s blueprints + a giveaway.


this post in partnership with St. Martin’s Press, and all words and opinions are my own. thank you for supporting the brands that help keep sfgirlbybay going with fresh content every day. recently i was invited to consider my life-altering moments and share them with you here, and thought, ‘that’s not a typical ask for me’, but i thought it was an interesting... 
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good reads: est magazine.


est magazine continues to be one of my go-to good reads for interior inspiration. they recently featured The White House, a charming guest hotel designed by Lynda Gardener of Empire Vintage in Melbourne, australia. her guest cottage, in Daylesford, is a lovely private studio apartment set back on a private lane and decorated in an über inspiring industrial vintage style.... 
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good reads: maker spaces.


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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