Gorgeous IKEA Hacks from Vancouver Interior Designer Laura Melling

Isn’t it so lovely to reconnect with an old friend and learn that they’re simply killing it? I had that pleasure recently when the good graces of the Internet put me back in touch with Laura Melling, a pal from my college days who is now Vancouver interior designer and creative director. I remember Laura […]

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Fine Art Travel Photography Prints by Carley Rudd

As someone who likes to travel but also needs a significant dose of downtime at home to recover from each trip, I’m in awe of nomadic types who spend more time on the road than anywhere else. Their thirst for adventure is insatiable, and they make it their mission to see as much of the […]

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Lightweight Neutral Throw Blankets for Summer

Remember the bedroom makeover for Kim of eat.sleep.wear that I’ve been going on about these past few weeks? Well, we shot it yesterday and it is BEE-YOO-TI-FULL, if I do say so myself! I can hardly wait to share it here with you guys! In the meantime, I may as well keep the resource reports […]

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Minimalist Modern Bedroom Lighting from High Fashion Home

It feels so darn good to be wrapping up the design projects I’ve had on my plate the last little while. (Did you see the bachelor pad living room makeover I shared last week?) The next one on the docket is Kim’s neutral modern bedroom, which we’re scheduled to shoot next week. It’s just a […]

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The Un-Bachelor Bachelor Pad: A Fresh Midcentury Living Room Makeover

There is nothing like having your first place all to yourself! So when my BFF Caroline’s little brother Robert moved into a charming LA bungalow after years of living with roommates, we jumped at the chance to design and implement the living room of his dreams to commemorate his big step up! This project has been […]

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Ice Cream Parlour Chic: Salt & Straw West Hollywood

Here in LA, as in many places in the country, the recent rise of the artisan ice cream shop has given us scoop savants a considerable number of tasty options for satisfying our frozen dairy cravings. Leading the pack, as far as I’m concerned, is Salt & Straw. Not only did we serve their delicious ice […]

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Best Neutral Bedroom Bench + Nightstand Pairings

Remember last month when I shared my neutral bedroom inspiration for the decor makeover I’m working on with Kim from eat/sleep/wear? We are so close to completing the project, just waiting on a couple custom pieces and a few finishing touches, and then we’ll be able to shoot it for the big reveal! In the meantime, as […]

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Minimalist Decor Inspiration from Nadia Ryan on Instagram

It’s been a little while since I shared a must-follow Instagram account, so I figure I’m long overdue. This one definitely falls into the category of ‘how does this person not have a zillion followers?!’ because it’s beautiful with a capital B! Chicago-based Nadia Ryan floods her feed with her favorite around-town spots, travel adventures, and the occasional tasty […]

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Shop My House + A Huge Vintage Furniture Sale at Chairish!

Collections are a funny thing. They so rarely set out with the intention of being a collection as such; rather, things accumulate slowly over time until one day you take a look around and realized you’ve amassed a serious hoard! Or at least that’s how it happened for me and for my friend Martha Mulholland, who […]

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New Modern Decor Releases from Schoolhouse Electric

I don’t remember what I was doing when I first discovered Schoolhouse Electric, but I do remember how I felt! It was as though at last someone had heard my cries for unique and modern decor options, and had answered them with a thoughtfully designed lineup of brass sconces, clever desktop accessories, and utilitarian kitchenwares. The brand quickly […]

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