best of: funky town.

brooke holm for inside out magazine. i’ve been pretty reserved thus far this week, sharing loads of neutral looks. but, it’s time to go to funky town. uniquely creative rooms that pair quirky colors and patterns — unexpected layered looks that take quite a bit of bravado to pull off. can you do it? i’d love to try and i’ve been thinking maybe... 
Read More »

a touch of blush.

simon watson photography. when it comes to adding color to my home, i always seem to come back to blush. it just blends so well with so many other colors, and most especially i love it with a bit of deep blue. whether it’s just a subtle dab of the palest blush, or walls drenched in the lovely color, pink really has a way of warming up a space. i also think it’s... 
Read More »

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... 
Read More »

that feminine feeling.

frederik vercruysse for dwell magazine. no one could ever accuse me of being a girly-girl, but i do have a soft spot for sweet hues in the bedroom. everything from blush, to shades of robin’s egg blue are being found in these boudoirs — truly the stuff that dreams are made of. this rosie trend is best implemented in eye-catching additions, like the perfect candy-colored... 
Read More »

made you blush.

rum magazine. blush pink appears to hold its position as the ‘color du jour’, and i’m just seeing it everywhere. it’s a color that can go super sophisticated — especially paired with navy blue or black — but is also easily adaptable for a very youthful and feminine look for say a teenage bedroom. these looks today are on the sophisticated... 
Read More »