new & noteworthy.

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1. vessels and vases from light & ladder. this week’s new & noteworthy finds feels as thought i’ve been influenced by the simplicity and beauty of japanese design. clean lines, with a tactile sensibility — nothing too fussy, just great design and good functionality, or at the very least something really lovely to look at it. 2. i love this drawing... 
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pantone-inspired art.

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earlier in the week i shared the pretty color pairing of pink + green. well today, we’re taking a look at adding color to your decor palette through art — probably one of the most effortless and affordable makeover maneuvers in my arsenal. art.com invited me to partner with them and curate an art collection inspired by pantone’s 2017 color of the year —... 
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wear this there: a luz ideal.

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lisbon has long been on the bucket list, and our hearts only grow fonder for it as we stumble across more and more design gems. coffee shop a luz ideal is no different, and is immediately going on our must hit places when we do finally make it there. its owner teresa, and her architect husband are responsible for this adorable spot. its dreamy tiles remind us of old world... 
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casa hemingway.

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still pinching myself i got to experience cuba all over again. the last trip was twelve years ago and this time with victoria. i’ve been loving her recap and can’t wait to see what she’ll be sharing next. one of the top places i visited was ernest hemingway’s house just outside of havana. located ten miles east of the city on a hilltop in the small working-class town... 
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pop goes the art.

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kikette interiors. when it comes to poster art, i love a strong, bold graphic — especially ones reminiscent of a 1960-70’s pop art vibe — a colorful, interesting mix of great type treatments, and avant-garde print and pattern. i took the liberty of photoshopping in some fun poster art prints into some of these room images, and i like what i see. there’s... 
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