Thursday
Dec012016

Earthy vibes in Ibiza

I have warm, paradise-style locations on my mind as my winter holiday to Puerto Vallarta is booked and I am already sick of this dark, gloomy and cold weather. This island getaway in Ibiza has me dreaming about all the things I miss in winter and makes me want to cry it is so beautiful. Natural and earthy, rustic and raw, textured and tranquil. Designed and styled by Berlin-based Annabell Kutucu. (Photos: Steve Herud)

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Thursday
Dec012016

Farmhouse modern

Shiplap, subway tiles, a hint of industrial and vintage, greys and blues with a hit of chartreuse.  When am I moving in? This Old House Northshore Farmhouse by Kristina Crestin Design.

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Thursday
Dec012016

Office Wild

Or perhaps that should be Office Wilde, Oscar Wilde. It certainly has drama and flair. A touch OTT from its patterned cow hide rug and statement brass desk to the flamboyant Timorous Beasties wallpaper. Just can't see Wilde 's famous last words "Either this wallpaper has to go or I do" being muttered in this room. Taking its inspiration from the Cult of Beauty and the Aesthetic movement "The Pavonia Room” is by San Francisco based Geoffrey De Sousa Interior Design.

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Wednesday
Nov302016

Sophie Brown Christmas (and other) styling

It takes alot for me to get excited about Christmas decor (maybe because I am bitter that I can't do much with all these damn cats around to destroy everything), but when I stumbled upon the portfolio of London based stylist/designer Sophie Brown, it took about 5 milliseconds. OMG! OMG! OMG! These first 3 photos in particular are soooo magical. And if you aren't into holiday decor I threw in some regular stuff because it's pretty fabulous too. 

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Wednesday
Nov302016

Hump day holiday - part 2

Still need a virtual holiday to get you through this long, long, long Wednesday? Time to escape to a traditional riad in Marrakesh, Morocco. I've lost myself in the tiles and that ceiling, the rugs and the plants. This one might just have to become a real holiday ... Riad Jardin Secret.

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