hostess of the mostess.


our stockholm airbnb. i’ve been using airbnb for about five years now, and i’ve always had really wonderful experiences. and part of what made those travel stays great were the attentive, caring and thoughtful hosts i’ve had. in paris, i stayed in a five story walk-up in le marais, and the host lugged my heavy suitcase up all those winding narrow stairs for... 
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wear this there: the parker palm springs.


image via rue. The Parker when it sizzles — find us sipping a cucumber water by the pool, beating the heat in a lightweight frock and hiding behind our statement sunnies. If there’s anywhere to stay cool in Palm Springs it’s within the eclectically sleek modern walls of The Parker hotel. Designed by Jonathan Adler himself, this is where those vintage California... 
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Friday Finds


Top to bottom, left to right: All I want in life is this kitchen! From barn to modern family home, a stunning transformation So smitten with this camp wedding An adorable desk buddy, captured by the talented Julia Robbs The light, mood, and essence of this snapshot Happy Friday, Annie  
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sunday in the city.


since i’m in a brand new city, i thought it might be fun to bring back some sunday in the city posts. this weekend i had a good friend visiting, and i’ve been wanting to check out the old fairfax district’s farmer’s market, just adjacent to the grove. when i visited with my family as a kid, there was just the farmer’s market established in 1934... 
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Friday Finds: TRUCK Furniture.

In 1997, Tokuhiko Kise and Hiromi Karatsu created TRUCK, an Osaka-based furniture shop with one philosophy: to make the things they want. Their work has been an ode to the simplicity and practicality of that philosophy. I made it a point to visit the store during my recent adventures in Japan and brought back snapshots of this timeless beauty (though pictures... 
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