simply styling.


belathée photography. sometimes simple just wins. have you ever heard that rule that says before you leave the house, take one thing off? i do this all the time, and i often apply that theory to interiors, too — because it works. i tend to want to add layer upon layer of styled objects, just like jewelry, so if i remove one accessory the room tends to open up and look... 
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soothing spaces.


i’m such a fan of barcelona-based photographer salva lópez. his photographs for clients like dwell, freunde von freunden and monocle magazine have such an ethereal, peaceful quality of light, and they make me want to crawl into them and live my life right there and then. these spaces are the perfect example of what i’m talking about. modern, sometimes sparse,... 
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the stylists: more from little nicki.


i’ve got another fabulous home for you today from talented stylist Nicole Valentine Don, aka little nicki. This is the colorful beach house in Palm Beach, Sydney renovated and furnished by Rory Unite for his in-laws John and Merryl Greaves. The whole place has been re-done to reflect the owners African heritage (Kenya and South Africa, respectively), with a strong focus... 
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muted sometimes speaks volumes.


domino magazine. i love interior decor that while very muted, can speak volumes. these interiors, for instance have very neutral color schemes, but there’s something uniquely beautiful in all of them. the dining room above doesn’t have a lot of color, but that dining set is fabulous and still allows for the view to steal the show — as well it should! a great... 
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isn’t it romantic?


elle interiör by emma persson lagerberg and petra bindel. they tell me mad love is in the air this week. my cynical side says this could be a conspiracy theory put out there by the folks at hallmark or the chocolate making industry, but hey, i’ll roll with it. if nothing else, no matter what your romantic status is, valentine’s day is certainly one of the prettiest... 
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