real art for a fictitious world.

amelie3

ah, bonjour! i’ve been wanting to buy art for this lovely lady for quite some time! the quiet, sweet, odd, and heroic amélie poulin (the lovely main character of 2001 french film, amélie). let me introduce you: oh these paintings! they make me want to hop on a plane immediately just so i can spend an afternoon at a parisian cafe… after i’ve bought fresh... 
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004 Yearbook

Tucked in the southwest side of Chicago is the charming shop, Yearbook. Store owners, Jef & Noel, have created a unique collection of academic paraphernalia mixed with essential home goods. It’s almost like they walked into the movie set Dead Poets Society and took all the beautiful props. It’s meticulously merchandised in a way that you can’t... 
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cloche collections.

cloche-collection

i’ve been big into cloches lately — sometimes called bell jars. i love the unexpected little collections you can keep underneath them – like specimens to be inspected of our most beloved treasures. those sometimes strange little things we pick up in our travels and aren’t quite sure what to do with. i found this little vintage flip calendar at the perish... 
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the ground beneath my feet.

beldi-rugs

you know i tried to go all black and white and minimal when i moved into the cottage, right? well that didn’t last long. i don’t know if i’ve got spring fever or what, but i’ve gone bold, people. i still love my souk rug, so i simply moved it to the bedroom, and then — wait for it — i went in the complete opposite direction and added a couple... 
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at home with greta bean.

greta-bean-wood-planks

welcome to Greta Bean, a beautiful homewares shop with a mix of vintage and new, and a love for uniquely personal items for home and body. at Greta Bean they believe that mixing old with new, and adding a touch of the unexpected make a house a home, and they recently shot this lookbook with photographer jose villa and styled by kate from Flower Wild to demonstrate —... 
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