on trend: jewel tones.


nicole franzen photography. as i mentioned last friday, the seasons are a-changing. and plum, purple, mauve, lavender — whatever you prefer to call it, i’m seeing these pretty jewel tones popping up everywhere. from fall fashions to fainting sofas, purple would appear to be very en vogue. shades of pale purple, eggplant and mauve paired with soft hues of gray,... 
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that old black magic.


laura seppanen styling. i love the sleek, stylish look of a black leather sofa — and in fact had one in my san francisco home for a long time. i love them even more, when they’re nice and worn in, so hunting for a vintage sofa that’s already been well loved and lived in a bit is a good way to go. i went hunting on chairish and found gorgeous black leather... 
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friday finds.


the leaves don’t change much around these parts of los angeles. eventually, they will but regardless, i can still feel fall in the air. you can see the changing seasons on pinterest too — the palette shifts from summer pastels and images pinned start getting plummy and golden-hued. it’s getting cozier and cozier everywhere i look, and i’m feeling... 
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warm and fuzzy feelings.


frenchyfancy. i’m actually beginning to feel an autumn chill in the air which means it’s time to break out the cozy sheepskins i stash away in summer months. don’t these rooms make you feel all warm and fuzzy? maybe it’s just because i’m in bed with the flu (sigh) but the thought of curling up in these for days on end sounds mighty fine right... 
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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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