new & noteworthy.

1. i have deep love for dorothy shain’s Mixed media on paper bikini prints. this week’s new & noteworthy i appear to be all about the naturals — black, charcoal, and earthy terracotta tones. perhaps a layover inspired by my trip to cuba. any of these finds would make for ideal holiday swag, too, so if you’re still on the last minute hunt, i’m... 
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GREEN & BLACK’S chocolate libraries.

for me, lazy days with a good book are made even better when I have a little treat to nibble on between pages. so when i was invited to try GREEN & BLACK’S new chocolate libraries, i knew exactly where i’d be displaying them to share their pretty packaging with you — on my beloved built-in bookcases, of course! now that the weather is getting colder, i... 
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elsie green: a holiday giveaway.

if you adore vintage decor and one-of-a-kind beautiful things for your home that happen to be sustainable, a visit to the bay area’s elsie green is a must.  this charming, family-run business offers the most unique collection of vintage finds from france and morocco that i fear it may make your head spin — in the good way, of course. elsie green imports the prettiest... 
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scandinavian-inspired hostess gifts.

sometimes it’s difficult to surprise loved ones with just the perfect gift, and i like to put a little thought into my holiday presents and hostess gifts — with so many parties this time of year, it’s nice to bring something unique to the event to thank a hostess properly. i like to give vintage gifts that i know my friends and family will really cherish... 
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new and noteworthy.

1. 1960’s Hans-Agne Jakobsson lighting fixture from the apartment. i found some new and noteworthy items this week that honestly i could scoop up in a heartbeat. and i mean all of them! i seem to be on a blush-colored bender lately and this time around i’m still feelin’ the blush love. it all started with this Hans-Agne Jakobsson lighting fixture —... 
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