the gutsy ones.

green

florence lopez. sometimes i spend time looking at rooms that may seem completely over the top, but somehow look just fabulous. they draw me in — mostly with pure admiration for the bravado of the designer. designers like wary meyers, kelly wearstler or jonathan adler take rooms to the edge of their imagination and don’t give a damn what we think — but we... 
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benjamin moore 5 gallon giveaway.

PAINT1A

last week i finally shared the before and after reveal of my exterior paint job — you probably saw that i painted my new house black, and i love every dark inch of it. well this week, benjamin moore is very kindly giving away 5 gallons of Aura Exterior paint in the winner’s choice of color and finish — and, aura exterior paint is available in thousands of... 
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connections.

kim

Kim Keever’s Majestic Underwater Paintings, please meet The good machinery’s asphalt series resin bracelets. i know we were supposed to be taking today off, but i just happened upon these two completely different works of art — each on its own very uniquely beautiful, but they just seemed to be connected somehow and i felt like sharing (note: i may be popping... 
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paint it black!

BlkHouse-2

i’m very excited to finally share with you my latest home improvement project! i got up some steely nerve and painted my new house black! i’ve always dreamed of having a black house, and i couldn’t be more thrilled with the way it turned out. i’ve been pinning black houses, inspired by those in Scandinavia and denmark, and at long last have one of my... 
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dark days ahead.

circular brass bar cart with green bowls / sfgirlbybay

bolig liv. i’ve mentioned before how shades of green keep popping up before my eyes everywhere on the internet, but i’m now noticing the greens are getting darker and darker — harkening back to those days long ago (was it the early 80’s?) when dark forest green was the thing. it’s moody, dramatic and surprisingly soothing — a room drenched... 
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