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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The Fastest, Easiest DIY Personalized Party Favors!

Disclosure: I partnered with Brother to concept, produce, style, write, edit, and share this post. All opinions are and always will be my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that enable me to bring you fresh inspiration daily!  I am always a little awestruck by people who can rock a great DIY. You know […]

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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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Bring Life to the Kitchen with New Spring 2018 Cookbook Releases

Ever since the beginning of the year, after the hubbub of the holidays calmed down, I have felt reborn in the kitchen. I’ve been cooking up a storm! My renewed interest is mostly due to the fact that our kitchen is so functional now that the renovation is complete, but I’ve also gained more of an […]

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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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6 Weeks of Winter Style: The Lightweight Plaid Coat

Well, it’s mid-March, and it’s still a regular chill-fest here in Southern California! I’m loving it—I’m in no rush to get to those 100 degree days we have in the Summer—and I’m thrilled that my outerwear collection is seeing some regular action. This is the second-to-last in my winter style posts, but it wouldn’t take much […]

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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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