anywhere but here.

ugh. am i ever in a mood today. i don’t usually share too much here when i’m in a funk or down, but honestly, i just don’t have it in me this sunday to write another inspiring post for monday. i’ve tried and tried and sometimes i just get stuck creatively and today is one of those days. i’m feeling a little depressed so when that happens it can... 
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wear this there: ysabel.

there’s something so twinkly about a night out in hollywood — even when you live just across town. ysabel is the spot to find yourself for a very refined cocktail, and a dish to die over. the indoor/outdoor feel of the place is perfectly edited in the decor department, just the tiniest nod to the eclectic. we suggest you try and get the seat closest to the patio’s... 
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a modern castle.

ever wondered what a 12th-century castle would look like with modern renovations? well, look no further! vt wonen recently featured the fascinating story of this french chateau located in Dirac, France and the family who lives there, which includes Isabelle and Hubert Site, owners of les petites emplettes, and their three daughters. according to Isabelle, the family first... 
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’tis the season.

a sweet simple tree alternative, via weekday carnival. ’tis the season — for jolly spirits and a bit of mild madness. especially when you decide to remodel your home during the holidays. that’s me — i’m kooky like that. i honestly had no clue how much prep i’d have to do to get the house ready to tear apart. so i may be letting you down... 
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new & noteworthy.

1. i have deep love for dorothy shain’s Mixed media on paper bikini prints. this week’s new & noteworthy i appear to be all about the naturals — black, charcoal, and earthy terracotta tones. perhaps a layover inspired by my trip to cuba. any of these finds would make for ideal holiday swag, too, so if you’re still on the last minute hunt, i’m... 
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