separated at birth.

desert

i recently photographed this great little cacti garden that lives in the back of the general store, out in the sunset district of san francisco. it’s often quite damp with fog out there, so i was surprised how these cacti seem to thrive – hardly what you would call a desert environment where you might expect them to live. anyway, i loved the colors, and thought... 
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1sb

inspiration and decorating ideas come from many places and in many forms, and fashion is no exception. i see an outfit, and i think, “oh, i love that color combination, and that print!” and i then get it into my head that art can imitate life! for this round of separated at birth, vintage fashions inspired some decorating ideas for around the house. like the outside... 
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separated at birth.

KITTEN-WITH-A-WHIP

i didn’t have time this week for a full blown separated at birth, so i’m bringing you the next best thing. i’m calling it kitten with a whip — a little homage to a sassy ann margret and sexy faux fur leopard prints. meow. get the look with coastline imports’ tea set; throw pillows from jayson home & garden; or how about a gold and leopard print... 
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7m

woody allen and maria antonieta. alrighty, let’s give the men a little equal opportunity here today, shall we? i’ve been sadly remiss in my separated at birth posts including men in the mix. it’s a bit of a challenge when you think about it…these dudes wear a lot of suits, and it’s not always that easy to match that up with interesting room decor…can... 
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separated at birth.

2a

donna reed and grain surboards. i’d like to at least pretend that warm summer days are soon upon us (those of us in san francisco know that june really means lots and lots of chilly fog). so i thought we’d hit the surf, or sit poolside in this sunny version of separated at birth. we can at least fantasize about getting that coppertone tan. the parker palm springs... 
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