at home with chessa osburn.

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today we’re dropping in on the chic, minimalist and very cozy home of Chessa Osburn, the co-founder of online shop Twenty One Tonnes, where she lives with her husband Steve and their two young children. their pretty, light-filled home is a post-war bungalow in the Hastings-Sunrise neighborhood of East Vancouver, British Columbia, built in 1945. the couple bought... 
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wabi sabi in vancouver.

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this is the stunning architectural design work of canadian designers scott and scott — the complete renovation of a 1950’s North Vancouver home. it’s so completely minimal but in such a peaceful, warm and zen way — very wabi sabi: simplicity, economy of ‘things’, intimacy, and appreciation of the ingenuous integrity of natural objects. i... 
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the shutterbugs: gillian stevens.

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i came across these magical photos of lyon and aix en provence, france and just knew i had to share. taken by vancouver wedding & lifestyle photographer gillian stevens they are simply swoon-worthy. the light and color gillian captured in these images just knocked my socks off, and then made me want to book a trip to france — stat! their airbnb in lyon looks like... 
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welcome to the woodlot.

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meet Woodlot — an apothecary collection from Vancouver, british columbia. Woodlot features an all natural, eco-minded bath and body line of sustainable candles, soaps, mists, and incense. Woodlot founders Sonia Chhinji and Fouad Farraj have recently crafted two new scents — Cinder + Wildwoods just for the season, and both smell as incredible as they look, which... 
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guest post: the jealous curator.

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hello! first of all, let’s start this guest post off by saying how jealous i am of victoria and her fabulous trip to europe – soooo jealous! ok, there. now that that’s out of the way, i wanted to tell you about a beautiful show that i’ve just had the incredible honor of curating. it’s titled pieces of the moon and it opens on thursday june 30th at catalog gallery,... 
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