a perfectly eclectic paris apartment.

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this is not my beautiful home, but if it were, i think i might have difficulty deciding just where to sit. do i recline dramatically on that dreamy divan, or perch myself properly in one of those lovely leather chairs? every inch of this nineteenth-floor apartment in paris is just stunning, but not in a super fussy way. in fact, it looks most inviting to me with its eclectic... 
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friday finds.

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one of the things i love best about travel is collecting unique pieces of artwork from all over the world. in cuba we visited the plaza de armas which is kind of like a little flea market in a pretty, tree-lined square. they sold tons of vintage and new political, concert, and gallery event poster prints and i picked up a few for me and for friends. this week’s friday... 
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wear this there: the penny drop.

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say ‘top o’ the morning’ to ya’ with australia’s sweetest new coffee joint — the penny drop. satisfy your caffeine cravings amongst this copper highlighted design darling that sits at the ground floor of the australian tax office building. designers of pop & pac were very literally inspired by the penny dropping. we say you don’t need... 
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green and peaceful.

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heart home magazine. feeling stressed out? you might want to get some houseplants. studies have shown that having plants around can actually help lower stress levels. plus, there are several types of plants that improve the quality of the air in your home by removing toxins and increasing oxygen, which is also helpful in times of stress! besides all that good stuff, well-placed... 
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around l.a. / cafe birdie.

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from the duo that brought us horse thief bbq at the grand central market comes highland park’s newest hot spot, cafe birdie. designed by etc.etera, the same folks that enhanced hotel covell, the marble and copper tabletops and modern tiles make for one of the most instagram-able spots I’ve seen in a while. but the goodness doesn’t stop at your eyes. founders wade... 
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