design crush.


“After moving time and time again — across states, between apartments, and even back in with my mom — I’ve realized that home isn’t a place. It’s a feeling. It’s a thing I sometimes long for while sitting in my own living room. And other times, while sitting in that very same living room surrounded by my favorite things, I couldn’t... 
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luxe pins.


i hope you’ve had a great week, and to be honest personally i’m really excited for fall – might as well embrace the inevitable right? first off is a wonderful faceted wood necklace by son of a sailor (no. 1), next super cute hand-painted bike bells from poketo (no. 2), and i absolutely adore the minimalist packaging design by puigdemont roca for 5th... 
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guest post: Vosgesparis.


Very honored to be here today and meeting the readers of sfgirlbybay. Those who know me from my own blog Vosgesparis, may know I love the use of raw, tough and simple materials in my home. You will find concrete features to my walls, lots of white and grey. And simple decorating with some black touches. At my daily job I work with children and lots of colorful toys, so I... 
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girl crush.


hello again! so, here we are only a few days from christmas, and i have a cozy, crafty girl crush: yes! i want to live in dottie angel’s world! she is a diy genius {as is her real-life alter ego, tif fussell}, and i cannot imagine a cozier place to spend the holidays! her house, also known as “mossy shed”, is full of crocheted doilies, floral patterns, paper lanterns,... 
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design for mankind: paper doll blogger.


Joy Cho of Oh Joy! knows a thing or two about style and is a noted expert for her love of color, pattern and textures. Still, I can only imagine the style changes she faces with her first babe on the way. In honor of her upcoming baby shower, I present to you: Joy Cho, the cutest pregnant paper doll on the Internet: Joy’s a stunner in bold colors, so it only made sense... 
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