lightening up.


design hunter. occasionally, it just feels good to lighten up. clear the clutter out, and let your ‘signature’ pieces speak for themselves in a monochromatic environment. a cool white slouchy sofa, or your prettiest pendant lamp — your favorite artwork for instance. these spaces all do that, but they don’t come across as cold either. just simple, calm... 
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domino goes down under.


well, isn’t this the loveliest looking loft-like space? recently featured on domino, it’s the home of creative couple Erika Garaerts and Charl Laubscher. the two took on the daunting task (all by themselves!) of converting a warehouse in the old Foy & Gibson Factory in Collingwood, a suburb of Melbourne, australia into a liveable, and very stylish place. they’ve... 
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a little dab will do ya.


orange — the color that starts popping up in the fall just as we enter october. the color of jack-o-lanterns and the changing leaves. it’s a bold color choice, and one i can only take in small doses — a little dab will do you right. these rooms have just the right amount of the outgoing color orange and i find that little pop goes far in creating some beautiful... 
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make mine tan, man.


urbanite. i sometimes think that the very mention of a tan leather sofa immediately might conjure up man-pad — bachelors only. but it’s so not the case. a buttery tan sofa blends with all types of decor and is definitely not just a manly members only kind of vibe. paired with soft gray, or an ultra-pale blue it’s such a pretty color combo, and in a furniture... 
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good reads: inside out magazine.


this is one truly lovely sydney-based home with a very indoor/outdoor vibe. recently featured in australia’s inside out magazine this is a federation-era cottage, which was completely renovated into an open and airy family home. i think what makes it so special are those gorgeous floor to ceiling windows that let all that glorious light in. i’m dying to open up... 
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