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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mirror, mirror on the wall.

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vtwonen. well-placed decorative mirrors can do a lot for a room — from reflecting pretty light or a¬†view of nature from a nearby window, to making a space look a bit larger. i’ve got quite a few vintage mirrors i’ve collected over the years placed in various nooks and well-lit places around my home. in my dining room, my george nelson bubble lamp reflects... 
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grown up art.

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domino magazine’s office, via a beautiful mess. at one point in my life, i had a pretty large collection of artwork, but much of it was reproductions or mass-produced prints found on Etsy, but now that i’ve gotten a lot older i’d like a more ‘grown up’ art gallery. not that some of that art cannot be found on etsy, or ebay, or a lot of online... 
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sitting pretty.

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i love, love, love my vintage rattan daybed from elsie green, so when i saw this beauty i was inspired. i’ve given my daybed a more neutral look but i quite like this feminine twist, captured so beautifully by line klein. it’s styled in just the prettiest combination of pastels, velvet cushions and even a little stripe thrown in for contrast — it’s... 
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this is… just so lovely.

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i recently came across the home of blogger this is… and Norwegian based ceramic designer Aune Eriksen in norwegian Elle Decoration and just had to share. I love everything about this beautiful home, especially those unexpected and whimsical pops of hot coral pink (you know i’ve got a thing for that color lately), hues of gray and the natural, exposed beams and... 
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