January 2011

A quiet modern moment

Love this simple, quiet, vignette of cherished modern pieces. From the Dutch townhouse of interior designer/stylist Reineke Joustra, as featured in the Jan/Feb 2011 issue of Vogue Living Australia. photos by Paul Barbera, produced by Frank Visser
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window garden ideas

The February 2011 issue of Better Homes and Gardens has some fun ideas for adding some greenery to your windows. How cheery is this sunny display of flowering succulents!? BHG suggests placing them on clear shelving that spans the window. But my favorite is this idea of having your own mini aquatic garden using a “water lettuce (pisia). The rectangular vase gives it such a modern look and the exposed roots remi
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kitchen sparkle

Every kitchen should sparkle… with diamonds! from Materialistic. (via)
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prada spring 2011

I think I’m ready for bold graphic stripes and punches of color! Is it Spring yet? (via)
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Eveyln and Jerry Ackerman video

As I mentioned on Friday, The Ackerman exhibit has its opening reception this coming Saturday (Jan 29th, 2011) at the Craft and Folk Museum. Noah Clark, Steven Zimbelman, and Laura Ackerman Shaw (the Ackerman’s daughter) created this awesome video of Evelyn and Jerry. They are the cutest couple ever and I could seriously listen to Jerry tell his stories all day. I believe this was taken from their exhibit when
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