unexpected guests: lisa coris.


today’s unexpected guests hails from san francisco — russian hill, to be exact. lisa coris is a long-time friend of mine and she and her son live in an amazing, light-filled apartment along russian hill’s cable car line. lisa is a ‘jill of all trades’ — a recruiter of ad agency talent; a jewelry maker (beads, specifically — which she... 
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don’t call the pattern police.


architectural digest espana. i don’t think i’ve ever put two, identical matching pillows together on a sofa or a bed, or together on any piece of furniture for that matter. i just think it’s so much more interesting to mix your patterns well, playing off the colors, and mismatched glory of it all. throw in another pattern with an area rug, art print or wallpaper,... 
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a scandinavian renovation.


featured on milk decoration this is the transformation of a 1908 scandinavian home renovated over a three-year period by interior designer Malin Persson and her Italian husband. Together they renovated a home in ruins, everything from plumbing to the electricity and on and on, as you can imagine with such an old home, but kept the integrity and unique charm of the home intact... 
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golden hour.


jessica tremp’s beautifully converted studio. last night i had my family over for dinner and we dined al fresco on the new patio — such a warm, wonderful evening. tonight, it’s threatening rain and i’m hunkered down under a cozy blanket. fall is in the air. and with it, that beautiful golden light. amber and rosy hues take over the hillside outside,... 
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bohemian modern new yorker.

modern bohemian live work space / sfgirlbybay

at first glance this very bohemian new york apartment looks like there’s quite a lot going on. but at further inspection, it’s a space with a seemingly well-thought out cohesiveness. the color palette is lovely and while yes, there are a lot of collectibles and art on the walls here, they somehow work together in a very effortless and stylish way. even a vintage... 
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