anywhere but here.

ugh. am i ever in a mood today. i don’t usually share too much here when i’m in a funk or down, but honestly, i just don’t have it in me this sunday to write another inspiring post for monday. i’ve tried and tried and sometimes i just get stuck creatively and today is one of those days. i’m feeling a little depressed so when that happens it can... 
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friday finds.

this week’s friday finds are brought to you by my codeine-laced cough syrup. i’m sorry — i’m a little silly, but i’ve got a bad bout of bronchitis and have been blogging from bed for over a week now, and i finally got into the doctor and got a prescription to rid myself of coughing my brains out. anyway, i’m loopy and sleepy and today you... 
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kitschy island vibes.

this is one very idyllic vacation home, and an eclectic one at that. situated in Mediterranean Sea, on the low-key island of Menorca, spain — an area known for its endless beaches, and a Pine-tree fringed coastline this is the very bohemian holiday home shared by interior designer María Lladó & friends. known for unexpected and daring pairings, maria’s got... 
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sticking with pink.

love is blind. as color trends come and go, my affinity for pink remains unwavering. from deep magenta to blush or pale pink, there are so many lovely shades of pink. and i know i’m not the only one who prefers to see the world through rose-colored glasses, especially with Pantone selecting Rose Quartz as this year’s Color of the Year. i think what continues to... 
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trend: neon pink.

the new june-july issue of elle decor south africa is on fire! it’s one of the best issues i’ve seen, with page after page of inspiring stuff. but this neon, oh how it tugged at my fiery heart! all that gray and then that pop of geranium colored neon pink. i immediately need to find some cabinet knobs to paint bright neon. just smashing, wouldn’t you say?  
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