at home in nashville.

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today we’re visiting a charming nashville loft belonging to chelsea who writes the blog fenway journal, her husband jared and their cat, albert. chelsea is 25 years oldĀ and works with clothing designer, Elizabeth Suzann, as her Social Media & Marketing Director. the couple lives in the quaint nashville neighborhood of Germantown in a beautiful brick building —... 
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bold choices.

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you gotta love it when a homeowner is brave enough to make some bold color choices. i used to be much more apt to paint a room a bright color and if i didn’t like it i’d just paint it another color. a friend used to joke that my bathroom was getting smaller because each time i’d add a coat of paint, the room would shrink just a little bit more. true story... 
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good reads: heath’s tile makes the room.

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i’m having quite the passionate love affair with tile right now. i’ve been entertaining the idea of some cement Moroccan-inspired tile for my kitchen floor and trying to get up the nerve to give that a go! so, the bay area’s beloved heath ceramic’s new book, tile makes the room may be just the thing i need to kickstart that idea into action. tile does... 
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west village charmer.

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talk about your live/work space! this is the new york west village townhouse turned storefront of interior design aficionado paul caddell — he turned his passion for art, antiques and design into a career by transforming a portion of his charming townhome into Abingdon 12 — a home store and art gallery specializing in vintage and contemporary sculpture on the garden... 
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radiator love.

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fantastic frank. well, here we are — we’ve landed in chilly january and it’s time to get warm and cozy. in my humble opinion radiators can get a bum rap. but i love the charm of an old radiator — i happen to like layers of white paint applied over the years and the way it cracks from the heat. radiators are most welcome right now, but come spring, some... 
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