desk set.

okay, i’ll admit it. i do miss my home office a little bit more than i thought i might now that i’ve turned it into a guest room. i’m aching to find a sweet spot for some kind of desk where i can place bills, paperwork and to-do lists and all the other little day-to-day stuff that piles up (presently on my kitchen counter). but what i need is something discreet... 
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nothing quite like a pretty nook.

anders schonnemann photography for cereal magazine. they just don’t build homes like they used to. i mean, c’mon — look at these incredibly beautiful alcoves — couldn’t we all use something pretty in our homes like these lovely nooks? i dare say, yes please! the bath tub is my very favorite, but i wouldn’t say no to a sweet little bedroom... 
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wood working.

eye klin shop via milk decoration. i thought perhaps the very on-trend plywood might have been dying out, but now all of a sudden i see it making a strong comeback — maybe it was just napping or in hibernation. because it’s all over my pinterest feed again — paired with pretty pastels it’s got a very scandinavian vibe, and it almost looks blush in... 
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please, do come in.

foyers are weird little spaces in our homes that greet our guests and welcome them inside our private domains, often for the first time. so, they shouldn’t be overlooked, right? i mean, first impressions and all, are reportedly quite important, so don’t mess around with what could be your guests first glance at your humble abode. striking artwork, dramatic mirrors,... 
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nooks and niches.

virginia mcdonald. we’ve all got these odd little nooks and niches around the house that we’re not always sure what to do with. a funny little hallway, or a recessed built-in from an era when phones still attached to our walls. i happen to love decorating these little spots. creating a sweet little vignette of collectibles, adding a vintage chair with perhaps a... 
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