tropical vibes.

island1

lean timms photography. i guess i’m really milking these summer days. i’m still craving a holiday away, even though L.A. is warm and sunny — it’s just the idea of jetting off to a tropical island somewhere that sounds so secluded and appealing to me right now. lots of palms waving in the tradewinds, rattan daybeds, whitewashed walls and ceiling fans... 
Read More »

rio inspired.

With the global gaze turned towards Rio de Janeiro during the Olympics, colorhouse paints are celebrating the amazing colors of the region with a brand new, bold and quite smashing paint collection. Introducing the LATITUDE/LONGITUDE PALETTE: BRAZIL — six bright and beautiful new colors inspired by the natural beauty of Brazil. From native flowers to brightly feathered... 
Read More »

double tap that.

insta3

@taylorsterling. this week’s favorite instagram images are inspired by cheeky summer lovin’. with loads of great color and wonderful composition, these are the instagrams that are getting me double tapping this week. and have you seen the latest? instagram is taking on snapchat with their brand new ‘stories’ — instant videos that live on instagram... 
Read More »

wear this there: maiden lane.

WTT2

a restaurant based on fine tinned european seafood sounds curious enough to heighten our hunger senses, but pair it with good interiors, and our aesthetic tastes are grumbling. this would describe new york’s restaurant maiden lane. moving into the famous life cafe (yes, the one from rent), the spot is reminiscent of a chic seaman — we may have just made up that a genre... 
Read More »

wear this there: café mollien.

wtt6

a parisian classic has re-opened its doors to let in new light — literally. café mollien, located in the louvre museum, has had a redesign featuring light installations by artist mathieu lehanneur. in shades of macaron rose, white, and gold you can hardly get through the doors without a few snaps of your coffee and girly get-up. without sounding too cliché we suggest an... 
Read More »