Stay at the Cutest Silverlake Los Angeles Airbnb!

As much as I love the luxury of a stay at a fancy hotel, there’s an undeniable appeal to renting a house while traveling. You feel like you have a home base to relax in, and you get to live like a local for a while. And if you play your cards right, the rental […]

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2018 Interior Design Color Trends with Jaipur Living

Exactly one year ago, I was wrapping up an epic adventure in India with the team from Jaipur Living. In the time since then, it’s been wonderful to watch all the great things the company is up to. They’re consistently at the forefront of the trends with their ever-evolving collection of rugs and other home […]

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Honeymooning at Hotel San Cristobal, Todos Santos Mexico

Last weekend we took a quick 2-day jaunt to Mexico for a friend’s wedding, and the trip reminded me that I’ve yet to share photos from our honeymoon in Todos Santos on the Baja Peninsula last December! That vacation was definitely one of the highlights of 2017 for us—second only to the wedding itself, of […]

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Bedroom Update: Woven Leather Chair from Barnaby Lane

For years I’ve been crushing on Australian design. It seems as though every time I see a residential or commercial project that both pushes the envelope but also feels totally approachable and inviting, it’s located Down Under! It’s hard to put my finger on exactly why that country’s interiors firms have such visionary sensibilities, but […]

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Spring’s Best New Design Book: Exclusive Video for ‘Your Home, Your Style’

I’ve lost track of how many years I’ve known Donna Garlough, but suffice to say we go way back. She’s been a prominent member of the design and online media scene for ages, first as a magazine editor and then as the style director at Joss & Main. And as if her resume weren’t impressive enough, for […]

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Layering Patterns for The Ultimate Modern Interiors Mix

Who doesn’t love a hot-off-the-presses design project to ogle? That’s exactly what I’ve got for you guys today: A just-completed, whole-home renovation from Bay Area-based interiors guru Jeff Schlarb. Jeff describes his signature look as “Rad Elegance”, and the phrase is utterly apt in these images from one of his latest projects. It’s the perfect […]

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Our Kitchen Renovation: Brass Sconces + Flush Mount Light from Schoolhouse Electric

We are so close to wrapping up the final few details on the resources used in our kitchen renovation! It’s been such fun sharing the journey with you; and writing about it after the fact, turning the spotlight on my amazing design and brand partners, has really helped me shift into gratitude for how beautifully this […]

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Must-Shop Minimalist Decor: The TRNK Los Angeles Pop-Up

As wonderful as it is to ogle design images on Pinterest and decor shopping sites, there’s nothing quite like seeing it all person. Not only is it important for for the benefit of being able to touch a chair’s upholstery, test a pitcher’s weight, and of course test a sofa’s tush comfort, but it’s also an […]

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3 Reasons Why Kitchen + Pantry Organization Isn’t Just About Looks

When we finally finished renovating our kitchen late last November, we were so ready to move back into it! We’d been cooking on a hot plate in our bathroom for three months at that point, our foodstuffs were stored in boxes in the living room, and poor Ivan had worked with the electric hum of […]

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Our Kitchen Reno: Ceramic Pendant Light + Brass Hardware from Rejuvenation

Happy Monday, all! I’m finally crawling out from under two weeks of the flu, and I’m back in action with another renovation resource deep dive! It’s time to turn our attention to those tiny finishing touches that, small though they may be, make a big difference in setting the tone of a space! For our hardware […]

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