Creating a Mood: Inside Out Magazine 8/14

Prior to picking the color or the elements placed inside, I think the most important thing when starting to decorate a room is to determine what type of mood you want to feel when you’re in the space. The August 2014 issue of Inside Out Magazine has some great ideas on ways to create six different moods. My favorites are below: Sunny & Upbeat: Pops of yellow, grounded with neutral wood and white give a war
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just a few amazing things 6.3.14

Well hey June!… Congrats, you’ve made it to the midpoint of 2014!… How disturbing is that?! lol. I don’t know about you but I still feel like 2014 just started!! I guess I have some serious catching up to do! In the meantime, here’s a few amazing things to start your June with: 1) The Message is Medium Rare: You know… everything I ever needed to know about life, I’ve learned
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Bright Bazaar Book Launch party at West Elm LA

Hey hey all my fellow So Cal-ers and Angelenos!!! What are you doing this Thursday night (May 8) from 6:30- 8:30pm? Well, cancel that and come on down to West Elm in Los Angeles and join me as I’ll be welcoming my friend Will from Bright Bazaar as he celebrates the launch of his new book Bright Bazaar: Embracing Color for Make-You-Smile-Style! There will be drinks and treats and all sorts of fun and frivolity,
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Design Bloggers at Home book

Do you ever wonder what the homes of the bloggers you read/follow look like? Well, UK based interiors journalist, stylist, and blogger Ellie Tennant, along with photographer Rachel Whiting, had the opportunity to visit some of her favorite blogger’s homes from around the world and take a peek into where and how they live. Fast forward a bit and what she found has now been lovingly collected to share with you in
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just a few amazing things: 6.21.13

Whew!- Happy Friday! So much to catch up on! As mentioned previously, it’s been a whirlwind past few weeks/month with lots of projects and traveling to share. I’m almost done with everything, and this week ends with a final jaunt around this year’s Dwell on Design show. I’ll be posting up some of my finds next week, but you can keep track of everything I’m finding in realtime on Instagra
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Lamps Plus and Riviera magazine

Just wanted to give a big thank you to Lamps Plus and Riviera Magazine (San Diego) for featuring me and this lil mundane blog this month. Lamps Plus did an interview with yours truly on their “Style Illuminated” blog and I dish some small space ideas as well as obsess a little about this super fun giant sized Monopoly thimble game piece sculpture. (because giant sized Monopoly game pieces are… well&
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