apartment therapy is a great online space for you to gather inspiration, learn from tutorials and get tips and tricks for all things home savvy. i love looking at all the different tours they do from all over the world. this specific house tour has me day dreaming of my future home life with all its style, quirks and trinkets. check out the full story on kirsty and simon’s coastal cottage here.
i’ve always loved the look of a piano in the house. unfortunately for me, i seem to be constantly moving all over la, so me trying to lug a piano from place to place doesn’t seem like the best idea. the grass is always greener on the other side and for me, it’s still greener-i want a damn piano. did i mention i taught myself hot cross buns on the piano? so if you ever find yourself needing a pianist, i am your girl…just for one song.
as frances loom puts it… they are adding soul to your space, one rug at a time. this collection of antique rugs is curated by frances loom founder, kelly vittengl. with shipments coming in every thursday, you are guaranteed to find your perfect match. you can shop the collection and fall in love here. check out some of my favorite spaces with “soul” below.
thank god for blackbird’sindoor plant guide. i love having plants around the house but my lack of knowledge on the subject makes it hard and extremely frustrating (rest in peace ficus tree). for more on how not to kill a plant click here. you can find some indoor plant inspiration below to get your green thumb going.
sight unseen is an online magazine that gives readers a glimpse into the design, art, fashion and photography worlds. my most recent read has been about the furniture designing trio, egg collective and their behind the scenes studio tour and interview. click here to read the full article. all of egg collective’s pieces are handmade in their studio and wood shop located in brooklyn, new york. prided on creating heirloom/quality contemporary furniture, egg collective has earned their title as the “best new designer” at the international contemporary furniture fair in 2012. two years later and their ability to create and collaborate amazes me. bravo to these three talented ladies. be sure to check out their website to see all of their brilliant designs.