i love a good team.


so, two swell and talented heads have put themselves together and created a really fun new collection. the lovely folks from portland’s schoolhouse electric and san francisco’s own Christine Schmidt of Yellow Owl Workshop have made a fun range of victory inspired goods for the home. Although Christine works in the field of paint and brush rather than the field... 
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oh, oyoy.


i’m more than a little in love with oyoy living design. very typically danish design, but nothing ordinary about it. and they’re styling is spot on too! OYOY is a newly established interior design company, their vision being to design functional products in high quality materials with beautiful colours and shapes. The name OYOY is inspired by the letters OY, which... 
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olsson & jensen.


behold the vintage-inspired home accessories and styling from swedish designers olsson & jensen. pretty gorgeous, huh? i love the juxtaposition of the vintage ornate furnishings, paired with the mid-century modern, and even 1970’s tie-dye — somehow the way olsson & jensen has styled their pieces just works. the subtle grays, pale lavenders and plum with... 
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nordic happy design.


Marit Lissdaniels and Angelica Utterberg are the names behind Little Studio — nordic happy design. They met in college, where the idea for a joint project was born. After months of sketching late into the night, and much laughter and brainstorming during the day, Little Studio offers playful and cheerful home decor accessories like trays and pillows, and prints which... 
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studio spaces: jen garrido / aka jenny pennywood.


a few weeks ago rena tom and i took a little makeshift field trip out to the studio of fine artist jen garrido to check out some of jen’s / aka jenny pennywood’s textile designs. i love a good studio tour, and jen’s light-filled space was just what i imagined from someone with a prolific talent for beautiful and colorful paintings, paper goods and textile... 
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