at home in the hague.

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home to illustrator saar manche, i’m in love with this lovely townhouse in the hague recently featured in vtwonen. i think if i could choose just one architectural feature to add to my home, it just might be double-wide doors like these that lead from the living room to the dining room. it just makes for such a romantic, and dramatic entrance. i love how they’ve... 
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plant life.

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kimberley dhollander and philippe corthout, via de dujes. commonly popular in the late 1970s or early 1980s, very bohemian fern bars were everywhere. we probably watched chrissy, jack and janet barhop through a few of these lush pubs. houseplants got huge in the late 70’s too, and much like fashion of that era (high waisted jeans, anyone?) they’re back in a big... 
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beam me up, please.

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the estate threntham. there’s nothing quite as cozy as a wood-beamed ceiling. well, maybe add a crackling fireplace and voilá — instant warmth. natural wood beamed ceilings just give you the feeling that you’re tucked away in a woodsy cabin somewhere enjoying the rustic good life. my new house has wood-beamed ceilings (but painted white) and they’re... 
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inside out turns me upside down.

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one of my very favorite decor magazines is australia’s inside out magazine — do you read it? they have a very accessible design sensibility, but one that, well, still shares great style and creative decorating ideas. their latest issue is no different, and i’m in love with this particular home featured. this home lives in byron bay – coincidentally... 
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THE JEALOUS CURATOR: ART GOES HERE.

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hello again! phewf – january was a crazy month over at the jealous curator, but i’m so, so happy to be back on sfgirlbybay! so, i found this photo the other day on the site of a helsinki based stylist/designer, minna jones – this is her home, and in the post she mentioned that she had just painted this room white, and said “for a while i’ll enjoy... 
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