unexpected guests: jessica comingore.


i’ve been following jessica comingore around the internet for as long as i can remember, admiring her from afar. but recently, after moving to jessica’s native city of los angeles we ran into each other and finally met face to face. we then met up for coffee and i asked jessica if i might share a tour of her lovely glendale home (which i’d also been long... 
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thanksgiving tablescapes.


lovely foilage, via steph somebo on steller. the thanksgiving holiday is a few days away and kitchens across the country are gearing up for the big family feast. it’s a little different here at my house — i’m cooking this year and in our smith-family tradition we go british and forgo the turkey for prime rib, mashed potatoes, and most importantly yorkshire... 
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the little black cabinet.


michelle patee. much like the little black dress, the black cabinet can be a lifesaver. it’s a multi-functional piece of furniture that you can dress up, or dress down. prefect for storage, but it looks good too! you can use a black cabinet in bathrooms, bedrooms, kitchen and dining areas — essentially any place in the home you need to stash some unsightly stuff... 
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unexpected guests: lisa coris.


today’s unexpected guests hails from san francisco — russian hill, to be exact. lisa coris is a long-time friend of mine and she and her son live in an amazing, light-filled apartment along russian hill’s cable car line. lisa is a ‘jill of all trades’ — a recruiter of ad agency talent; a jewelry maker (beads, specifically — which she... 
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the stylists: leesa o’reilly.


leesa o’reilly is an australian-based stylist, set decorator, creative consultant, and writer and who styles for advertising campaigns, cookbooks (over 25 of them!) and editorial photo shoots, with a focus on food and interiors. leesa’s illustrious career began almost 14 years ago when she stepped into the role of Market Editor at Vogue Living, which then became... 
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