cozy nook and niches.

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upholstered window bench with drawers via remodelista. it’s Sunday and all i’m in the mood to do is curl up with a good book in a cozy nook and read the day away. i spoke on a design panel yesterday at create & cultivate, which was really inspiring, but today i’m all talked out. so since i’ve got work to catch up on, i thought it might as well be... 
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friday finds.

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i’m a real sucker for vintage paintings, especially portraits — the odder the better, really because they just seem to tell more of a story. i also like the bit of kitsch they bring to a space — a sense of humor and a sense that these spaces are meant to be having a little good clean fun at the artists’ expense. happy friday, everyone! xo, victoria this... 
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spotted sf: st. frank.

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Along design-filled Sacramento Street in San Francisco’s Presidio Heights, you’ll find the delightful home of St. Frank textiles. The studio offers a beautiful selection of handmade decorative items using artisan textiles from around the world, including framed art, pillows, throws and accessories—each embodying the authentic cultural heritage of the communities... 
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Around L.A. / Consort Design.

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Consort is an L.A.-based high-end interior design firm founded by Mat Sanders and Brandon Quattrone. There aren’t many shops that urge me to say “I’ll take one of everything!” but their newly opened shop on Melrose is absolutely one of them. Consort offers a variety of unique and intriguing home decor with a mix of vintage and handmade pieces alongside... 
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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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