the perfect london flat.

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i thought i’d share a longer look at the airbnb flat we stayed at in london, since when i posted it on instagram so many of you were curious about where it was and how to stay there, too! located in the beautiful garden district of holland park, we loved everything about this cozy spot — just a hop skip and a jump from notting hill, portobello market and the tube... 
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eclectic is in.

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one thing i can tell you having just returned from london and paris — eclectic is in! not that it ever went out of style, especially in european corners of the world, but i found myself uber-inspired by what’s going on over there especially in terms of their madcap mix of genres, color and pattern. one of my favorite resources for that kind of home inspiration... 
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bound for europe.

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as you read this i am winging my way towards europe! i’m doing one of those ‘planes, trains, and automobiles’ kinda trips and will be all over france, including lyon, avignon and paris and then spending a week in london. the first part of the trip is business (a new endeavor i can’t wait to share with you very soon!) and the second half in london is... 
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making L.A. accessible again.

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beverly hills avalon hotel’s viviane bar; L.A. sign via yeah rentals; silver lake’s l & e oyster bar; wiltern theatre. ’tis the time for rushing around. for errand-running, for traffic, for parties all the way across town — for days we wished we had a magic wand to whisk us around. and that’s the beauty of Uber. i use Uber for all of the... 
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guide to gifts for girls.

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it’s here, and it feels much sooner than i had expected, but the holiday gift-giving season is upon us.  i like to theme my gifts around what my favorite people love best, and in this case i’m thinking of my nieces (don’t look, you guys!) — young girls in their early twenties. they’re smart, they’re hard working and they’re very... 
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