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magazine o-rama- O at Home

This month in magazine world is chock full of amazing and inspiring images! As seen in the latest Summer ’06 O at Home, I love this page that features Leslie Steven’s cottage bedroom. What I’m particularily attracted to is the “Coral Reef” bedding by Garnet Hill. I just LOVE the simple collage-like fish graphics and bold and fun colors!! The combination of the green bedspread, with the h
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blue monday: pottery

One of my favorite things to do while visiting Palm Springs, is of course, vintage shopping. One of the best places to do that in P.S. is at Antiques 111. Currently they have two locations, one in Palm Springs, and one further down Highway 111, in Cathedral City. The Cathedral City location has more little tchotchkes, and therefore, is more dangerous to a weak weak weak vintage collector as myself. This being said, y
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pigeons

I realize there are a lot of people that don’t like pigeons, but sometimes if you really look at them, they can be kind of pretty…. sometimes… These shots were taken while at a shopping center in Hawaii last year. I’m off to a quick to trip to Palm Springs. Have a great weekend!
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I.E.R.Moodboard

Earlier this week, I posted about how I was obsessed with this Isaac Mizrahi pillow and felt it would be a great starting point for a room… if only I had an extra one. So… I’ve been playing a little throughout the week, and created an “Imaginary Extra Room” (I.E.R.) moodboard, using the pillow as a starting point. I had fun virtual shopping for things I’d put together and with a li
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papel picado

In honor of friday’s Cinco de Mayo, I thought I’d post about papel picado,which are those mexican paper cut-out flags. In Kate Spade’s store windows, they strung up a bunch of them, and in this month’s Martha, they showcase them as a “good thing” to use as party placemats. The combination of their lace-like intricacy and bold colors counjures up many other uses I’m sure…
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