nothing quite like a pretty nook.

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anders schonnemann photography for cereal magazine. they just don’t build homes like they used to. i mean, c’mon — look at these incredibly beautiful alcoves — couldn’t we all use something pretty in our homes like these lovely nooks? i dare say, yes please! the bath tub is my very favorite, but i wouldn’t say no to a sweet little bedroom... 
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wear this there: isleta el espino.

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manifesting a vacation? we’ve found the answer to your daydreams in nicaragua’s isleta el espino. this eco hotel serves up the gram-worthy decor vibes, and pool-hangs for days. run by brother and sister andrew and kristin werner, the three bedroom hacienda is the perfect getaway for those seeking a little r&r lakeside. for this paradise, we are looking towards... 
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modern beach vibes.

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surf’s up, via¬†wanderlust. when i moved to los angeles, i knew i wanted my new home to have kind of a modern beach vibe (very much inspired by my recent trip to tulum, mexico and coqui coqui). even though i’m all the way over here on the east side, it’s still warm and sunny and we angelenos spend a lot more time living outside, especially in the evenings... 
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i spy: shadows & light.

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sophie tajan. yesterday i snapped this instagram of the light in my bathroom at a certain perfect time of day, and couldn’t help but think of the word ‘dappled’. such a pretty word, and a pretty kind of light. so today, we’re all about shadows and light. i love the unexpected surprises and the art directed precision lighting that photographers can capture... 
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good reads: dwell.

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i think of this incredible retreat as more of an adult playhouse, than a grownup’s home — with everything you ever dreamed of coming to life in one very stunning setting. recently featured in dwell magazine¬†, and photographed beautifully by brian w. ferry — one of my favorite photographers, this is a modern rustic home and barn, complete with its own ‘sauna... 
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