home from cuba!

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greetings one and all!! i returned from cuba last night and am still gathering my wits about me this morning, so no posts today but i wanted to check in and say hello! after being relatively offline for a week my to-do list is long and my brain quite foggy, but i can’t wait to share what an amazing, and as it turns out, historical time to be in cuba. i’ll be back... 
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when you’ve got the blues.

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the nice stuff collector. i’ve a got a wee case of the blues these days. anyone else? there’s so much divisiveness in the air after our election and i worry about it — i just can’t seem to shake it. but i’m trying to have faith and feel empowered by so much positive action being taken around the country by so many groups — especially on... 
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fiberglass chair giveaway from modernica.

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dwell. i love a case study fiberglass chair probably more than any chair ever designed – it’s comfy and a classic with beautiful lines. i could happily have one in an assortment of colors, and display them proudly as a collection. the the mid-century modern treasure can be found in a variety of yummy rainbow colors at modernica. to celebrate the beauty of this chair,... 
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on trend: jewel tones.

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nicole franzen photography. as i mentioned last friday, the seasons are a-changing. and plum, purple, mauve, lavender — whatever you prefer to call it, i’m seeing these pretty jewel tones popping up everywhere. from fall fashions to fainting sofas, purple would appear to be very en vogue. shades of pale purple, eggplant and mauve paired with soft hues of gray,... 
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the power of pantone.

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dustjacket attic above + below. i’ve always thought it so cool how we can use color as a reflector of what’s going on in our culture. each year, color creators at pantone release their color of the year, and as you may know, in 2016 they chose not just one, but two colors: the year of rose quartz and blue serenity. it could be amongst chaos we as a culture... 
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