a few pages from kinfolk.

BLUE1

if you’re a fan of kinfolk magazine, you may like to know they also have a new hardbound book out, aptly entitled The Kinfolk Home: Interiors for Slow Living. quite by happenstance i was having a gander at photographer jonas ingerstedt’s website when i came upon this house, which has apparently graced the pages of kinfolk’s magazine, as well as being prominently... 
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don’t call the pattern police.

prin12

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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just a teaspoon, please.

teaspoon-wallpaper

studio ditte has a brand new design out — teaspoon wallpaper! Their very charming wallpaper tells a tale of elegant spoons, forks for posh cakes and old keys of forgotten rooms. A motley collection, subtly decorated with colored threads and licks of paint. the studio ditte birdhouse wallpaper is fun too, so check that out.  
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thoughts for a friday.

sherie-muijs-nightshirt

i’ve had the flu this week so in-between bits of fevered delirium i’ve had lots of time to think. you know how when you’re sick it’s almost like new year’s, and you make all these really self-help, affirmation-like resolutions to yourself like, “when i get better, i am going to juice everyday. and walk for miles. and live more simply.”?... 
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put a pretty print on it.

racheljpowell

flashback alert. i spied these pretty wallpapers from uk-based designer rachel j powell in this month’s frankie magazine and i felt like i’d walked into my mum’s kitchen circa 1969 — pretty, retro patterns called ‘prudence’ and ‘woodstock’ to make your walls pop.  
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