Around L.A. / The Surface Library Prop Collection.

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In an unassuming warehouse in Hollywood’s theater district sits The Surface Library, a carefully curated selection of props available to rent for food, product and lifestyle shoots. It’s everything I aspire for my own prop collection : a wide variety of all shapes, sizes, colors and meticulously organized. You can get a preview of their prop collection online... 
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colorfully parisian.

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it’s hard to imagine sitting down to decide on this colorful decor palette, but as is typical with the french savoir faire, this somehow all works. a design project of fusion D, this paris penthouse is an eclectic mix of color housed in a centuries old building, and it all looks quite modern and fresh, especially paired with that exquisite architecture. the challenge... 
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friday finds.

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unsightly sink plumbing getting you down? never fear — the skirted kitchen curtain is here! these aren’t your granny’s kitchen sink curtains — they’re upscale and sophisticated, so if you’re stuck with a small kitchen and plumbing woes you’d just rather not see, perhaps a good weekend project would be to get out the sewing machine... 
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help yourself: a new cookbook for kids.

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there’s a charming new cookbook out for kids and i just happen to live next door to its author — illustrator and activist for a new generation of healthy kids, ruby roth of we don’t eat animals. ruby’s written a new plant-based cookbook teaching kids how to cook all kinds of healthy food options — for themselves: the help yourself cookbook for... 
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la kitchenette.

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from justina blakeney’s new bohemians book, via remodelista. most of us have been there at one time or another — living with a teeny tiny kitchen. i’ve experienced a small kitchen more often than i can remember, and while cooking can be challenging (i’m having flashbacks of wrangling that thanksgiving turkey into a mini oven!), it doesn’t mean... 
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