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Tyke and Jon’s place

Just wanted to highlight an amazing house tour/slideshow I posted up on Apartmenttherapy:LA this afternoon. Tyke and Jon (not me, a different one) have an amazing home in Topanga Canyon, CA. I was introduced to them from Tracy, who we featured in a previous issue of Poplife. I love the mix of old and new, warm colors, and excellent balance of comfy and coolness. Check it out at this link here. Unfortunately comments
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Deanne Cheuk at Target

Ok- I promise this is the last gushing of Target’s Independent Studies line. So please humour me with my last piece. I bought this notebook, that was in their back-to-school supplies section. They’ve extended the whole “bronze age” collection into stationery and office stuff, like message boards for lockers (which actually could be great in your kitchen, or by your front door, etc..) folder, d
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for the birds

I love these bird feeders now available at Sprout Home. The colors are gorgeous and they remind me of those ones that are made out of gourds. I actually have a real gourd one that I found at garage sale awhile back. This dear old lady actually hand painted these butterflies and dragonflies on them.. but…. sorry dear old lady- I really want to just paint over it and make it a solid color (I know, I’m terri
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Face to Face

Today, while watching my morning tv, I started staring at the cable box, and noticed that it kind of reminded me of a face… like that of a hammerhead shark. It was kind of funny, all silver and staring back and me. It totally reminded me of this book, Face to Face, by Francois and Jean Robert. This book is an oldy but goody, having first been published 10 years ago, in 1996. I think I’ve had it since then
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Lazy Spoons

I love these wooden “Lazy” spoons that Swissmiss found- I love how a simple cut out notch makes this everyday untensil even more efficient.
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