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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inspiring studio spaces.

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artist isabelle tuchband’s atrium art studio via the selby. even though i really like working from home, i love having the luxury of the studio space i share in downtown L.A. — it’s just such a creative escape from the norm, and can often inspire me just seeing what the other creatives there are up to. these spaces are something special, and i hope they inspire... 
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friday finds.

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i never get tired of a great inspiration board, and i find a lot of inspiration in other people’s boards. it’s like looking at someone’s bookcase — you get another glimpse into their soul. and as much as i love gathering online inspiration on instagram, tumblr or pinterest i still love a good old fashion collage of what i’m currently inspired... 
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sneak peek: the elysian edit.

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i’ve been a fan of the refined eye of jessica comingore long before moving to los angeles. but now, as neighbors we’ve been having sort of a ‘mutual admiration society’ — i shared her lovely home here on the blog in november, and now on her recently updated site the elysian edit, jessica is sharing mine. jessica took some really pretty pictures... 
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simple matters.

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as erin boyle’s blog title might suggest, Reading My Tea Leaves is a lovely lifestyle blog celebrating a practical and purposeful approach to a simple, sustainable life. and now erin has written her first book, Simple Matters: Living with Less and Ending Up with More — a beautiful and thoughtful message of simplicity, paring down, and living with what you love.... 
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