wear this there: a luz ideal.

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lisbon has long been on the bucket list, and our hearts only grow fonder for it as we stumble across more and more design gems. coffee shop a luz ideal is no different, and is immediately going on our must hit places when we do finally make it there. its owner teresa, and her architect husband are responsible for this adorable spot. its dreamy tiles remind us of old world... 
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kitchen envy: rye london.

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when it comes to kitchens rye london is pretty top notch. since i’m hoping to remove my low kitchen ceiling and expose the white beams beneath, just like this, i was obviously most inspired. rye london is an industrial daylight kitchen photography studio in East London created by Holly Wulff Petersen & Renée Kemps, with a focus on natural food, Nordic design, and... 
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the ace panama.

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Shortly after my trip to Cuba with Victoria, I ventured over to Panama City for a quick couple of days before returning home. My hotel of choice: the American Trade also known as one of the Ace Hotels. Today I’m sharing some snaps I captured of this exquisite property. Located in one of the most beautiful landmark buildings in Casco Viejo (old town), the American Trade... 
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cuba, part two: cienfuegos, trinidad + viñales.

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at long last i’m back with cuba, part two! so sorry for the delayed post, but there were so many photos to edit, it took me a while to get through them all — and as you can tell, i still had a hard time sharing just a few. cuba has got to be one of the most picturesque places you could ever visit, and it’s hard to put your camera down. if you haven’t... 
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all decked out for the holidays.

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well, i’m all decked out for christmas — quite literally! since my house is going under construction for remodeling this week, the only place i could decorate was my outside deck! and to the rescue? i partnered with Martha Stewart Living at The Home Depot for some sweet indoor/outdoor garlands, wreaths and some topiary-like mini christmas trees — completely... 
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