dining fresh from the garden.

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one of my favorite things about owning a home is having my own garden and outside dining space. i’ve come to realize spending time outside, gardening and entertaining is one my greatest joys — i could spend all day out there puttering around and planting new flowers and now vegetables, too! i shared my container garden earlier this year, and now i’m planting... 
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hot pink high drama.

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fashions designers at home. beyond the culture and the history, one of the things i am most interested in seeing when i travel to cuba is the color. that well-worn, faded patina finish that can only come with years of weathering. there’s a certain vibe architecture and interiors take on when they’ve been left untouched for a long time and i find it so beautiful.... 
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vintage vibes.

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i love this dutch farmhouse with a very vintage 70’s vibe recently featured on vtwonen. there was an old barn on the property that the couple had planned to update using the hayloft as additional living space, but it was in such bad shape it couldn’t be saved. the next best thing was to gut the space and recreate it from the inside out — repurposing the old... 
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wear this there: hueso restaurant.

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hardly a skip, hop, and a jump from california — guadalajara, mexico is upping its design game. hueso, the all white destination for design and good eats is a perfect example. the minimally rustic vibe is just the spot to hide away from the heat, and sip a paloma or two. we suggest dress that will blend right in (just don’t spill your salsa) — an all white look of... 
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around la: a guide to NELA.

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adventuring with another SF girl relocated to L.A. today — these snapshots of vérité published’s favorite spots in northeast L.A. make you want to play hooky, and hit these seriously snap-able locales. looking for the best spots to grab that good brew, or hearty, healthy bowl? ostrich farm, and eightfold coffee are a few must-visits. see the full travel guide here.   ... 
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