the fine art of lounging.

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david kohn architects’ stable acre. oh, i just love a good piece of statement furniture, and i would have to say the chaise lounge really does take the cake. from marie antoinette, to marianne faithful the fine art of lounging has always come second to a good piece to recline on. i find inspiration in all loungers whether it be clean modern lines, or a classic mid-century... 
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coqui coqui opens up.

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planete deco. ever since visiting coqui coqui in tulum early last year, i’d heard rumors that they’d soon be opening an online shop. patiently i’ve waited and at long last my virtue has paid off — coqui coqui, that gorgeous spa hotel in mexico has started selling their wares online. you can find their sweet smelling perfumes and bees wax candles, and... 
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put a chair there.

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stadshem. i do not have a thing for nightstands. i mean, they’re quite fine and everything, but i don’t hoard them. chairs on the other hand, well, that’s where i go gah gah. i don’t know what it is about chairs but they are often quite unique, and very beautiful. so, i tend to like a chair ‘as nightstand’ much better than the real thing.... 
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good reads: rebecca atwood’s living with pattern.

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textile designer Rebecca Atwood is debuting her first book today, Living with Pattern: Color, Texture and Print at Home and is it ever a beautiful book she should be truly very proud of. Pattern is a tool to share your story, and in her new book, Rebecca helps us discover how to do this. how to create a home that’s livable, layered, and interesting, and most importantly... 
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a home of hidden treasures.

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it’s hard to imagine now, but this beautiful home featured on VT Wonen had once housed an accounting firm — but hidden beneath its rough surface was a treasure trove of the home’s original features. when the new owners went to investigate, they discovered a beautiful parquet wood floor buried under layers of old linoleum, and all glass doors that had been... 
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