brightly styled.

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photography by Duncan Innes for homestyle. when it comes to styling, i’m really drawn to light and bright. which in this case is a great white ‘base’ if you will — whether it be white walls, floors or both paired with some whimsical bright pops of color — pillows, artwork, rugs or even a bunch of colorful flowers can really do a lot for a room... 
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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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cheers to colored glassware.

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Elsie Larson’s rainbow glass collection (above and below) via A Beautiful Mess. when it comes to throwing parties, it’s fun to have great glassware — it just adds a whole other layer to the event, not to mention, it’s very instagrammable should that be a goal of yours. when i’ve hosted parties i’ve rented from two amazing rental agencies... 
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funky town.

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brooke holm for inside out magazine. i’ve been pretty reserved thus far this week, sharing loads of neutral looks. but, it’s time to go to funky town. uniquely creative rooms that pair quirky colors and patterns — unexpected layered looks that take quite a bit of bravado to pull off. can you do it? i’d love to try and i’ve been thinking maybe... 
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i spy: pastel pink + green.

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jj locations. i’ve been spying a lot of pink and green color combos out there on the internet lately. it’s such a soothing, pretty palette to pair and prefect for spring. it’s fresh and feminine, but not over the top girly (say, like pink and blue). the two colors just compliment each other really nicely and lend themselves to a lot of different decor vibes.... 
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