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Design Inspo: Windows

Black & white with some bold details. My favourite? The big white windows! 9 more words


Mixin' it Up

Have you ever experienced the spontaneous heart palpitations that occur when you see a photo of something that truly speaks to you? Seriously, Pinterest should come with a disclaimer: “User may experience an increase in blood pressure.” Maybe it’s a beautiful landscape, an outfit, a home, or in my case an interior vignette that made me want to burn all of my furniture and spend my days rebuilding an exact replica of the photo above. 263 more words


Baby? What Baby?

Back today with a guest post! Kaitlin Krull is a writer for Modernize a site that features contemporary home remodeling ideas and inspiration. I asked her to put together a post of her favorite solutions to avoid those typical eyesores (monstrous baby gear) that invade your hip home as soon as your baby has arrived. 426 more words

Baby Gear

Brand Love: Abyss + Habidecor

Looking for a summer refresh in your bathroom? The simple earth tones of the Abyss & Habidecor Pousada towels may be the key. Made of 100% Giza cotton, the Pousada towels are modern and lightweight yet absorbent and durable. 20 more words

Feather Your Nest

July Flower of the Month: Inspiration from the Larkspur

The larkspur is a beautiful flower that comes in various colors, each symbolizing something different. In general, larkspurs identify with strong bonds of love. Perhaps because the most common color is purple, which usually represents a first love. 458 more words


Exhibition Review: Shoes: Pleasure and Pain at the V&A

Shoes are something that almost everyone has a direct experience with. Regardless of gender, sexuality, race, ethnicity or other cultural variables, shoes are an object that a prevalent in some way shape or form in almost every society on this earth. 1,045 more words


Guest Review: Shoes:Pleasure and Pain at the V&A

Guest blogger Ryan tells us his thoughts on the new V&A exhibition on Shoes:

As a flat-footed member of society, good shoes have been important to me – they must feel comfortable, be aesthetically pleasing on the eye and of course, come with a good, value-for-money price tag. 295 more words