friday finds.

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annie is still on hiatus, so this week’s friday finds have been left in my hands. and today, we’re feeling rather warm and fuzzy. even plush, if you will. i love a soft, velvety pillow or sofa in a bold, rich color — something tufted perhaps, so you can curl up and feel extra fancy being a couch potato. happy friday everyone, hope you have a comfy rest this... 
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connections.

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shutter australia; aaron tilley. i really love identifying what i think might be trending connections. i’ve been noticing this colorblock 80’s vibe popping up all over the place — from prada’s latest collection to dulux’s color trends for the year it’s a pastel world, people. pantone’s colors of the year turned out to be pale pink... 
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lotusland.

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i grew up in southern california, so i’m not sure why i’ve never heard of lotusland. i discovered this amazing place via diane keaton’s pins and got curious about where this lotusland was — and lo and behold it’s in my own very own backyard in santa barbara — about two hours north of los angeles. lotus land is the historic estate of Madame... 
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currently pinning.

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miami home, via vogue. i’m a little wee bit on the exhausted side from my trip to marfa. it was a quick one, so we were going nonstop, trying to fit everything we wanted to see all into a few short days. when i’m tired, i like to pin — it’s both inspiring and soothing to me at the same time. i seem to be on a muted pastel trend because this is what... 
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bold choices.

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you gotta love it when a homeowner is brave enough to make some bold color choices. i used to be much more apt to paint a room a bright color and if i didn’t like it i’d just paint it another color. a friend used to joke that my bathroom was getting smaller because each time i’d add a coat of paint, the room would shrink just a little bit more. true story... 
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