let there be beautiful light.


there’s nothing worse than bad lighting. it can take you from looking your most beautiful to a frightening Frankenstein moment instantly. But Philips Lighting is introducing a new line of dimmable LED light bulbs that are a complete game changer. I always want to use LED’s for energy efficiency, but i don’t like the weird blue casting they create —... 
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my personal jawbone “coach”.


one of the things that happened quite surprisingly after moving to los angeles is that without really thinking about it i lost ten pounds! i think it had a lot to do with the fact i moved two blocks from elysian park and started to hike there every day with my pup lucy, and it was so darn hot out i just wasn’t as hungry as i normally would be — so i ate a lot less.... 
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Friday Finds.


Top to bottom, left to right: A crisp, light-flooded residence, photographed by Casey Dunn Cheering for Kebei Li’s ingenious student project to become a reality! Impeccable styling by Riikka Kantinkoski for Cooee Design Pure and graceful garment construction from Kaarem Exquisitely clean-cut drawing pads from ITO Bindery of Japan Happy Friday, Annie  
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new and noteworthy

small alabaster bud vases / sfgirlbybay

i love this Lamp / Breed from studio klaer. this week on new and noteworthy i thought we’d have a little fun and round up a few things you may not necessarily need, but you may really want once you see how cute they are. like, how are you feeling about fanny packs these days? can you go there again (if you ever went there to begin with)? anyway, here’s a few... 
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sprout by HP + a giveaway.


a while back i was invited by HP to test drive their new immersive computer platform — which is a fancy way of saying that Sprout by HP is a new creativity station blending the physical and digital world we live in. one of the things i found it most useful while putting together my book see san francisco, was the ability to play around with the page layouts with just the... 
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