i returned from my trip and pretty much ran over to my studio to see the new all white look. i could not stop smiling! it was exactly what i had hoped for! this area shown above is the shooting area, so we are keeping it bare, with no furniture. i can’t wait for DIY, floral, style, and just plain creative shoots in here! my friend jesse is a photographer and is going to move into the space with us. i am so excited, but won’t overwhelm you with exclamation points. now for the decorating…

i’ve also hired my first full-time employee. it’s pretty crazy the changes that are going on over here. i am just trying to stay sane and focused. with these changes comes a lot of responsibility, i’m just hoping i can hold it all up. leaps of faith happening in DLF land. but it feels good! have an awesome weekend. i’m going wine tasting in solvang with arian for our 5 year anniversary. (can’t believe it’s been that long!) i love that guy. cheers. -bri



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  • 1. rachel  |  October 11th, 2013 at 6:41 am

    it is pretty dorky how excited i am to see what you do to this space.

  • 2. Rachel  |  October 11th, 2013 at 6:45 am

    Now that’s a blank canvas. Can’t wait to see you work your magic on it.


  • 3. Maureen @SheisMoments  |  October 11th, 2013 at 6:57 am

    I love the white! It’s such a bright happy place to work!
    And happy 5 years! What a fun celebration!

  • 4. Brooke  |  October 11th, 2013 at 7:04 am

    LOVE!! So much lighter and brighter! It is going to be a lovely, inspiring place for you. Can’t wait to see the next steps!

    xo Brooke | honestly, b.

  • 5. Sally  |  October 11th, 2013 at 7:26 am

    Wow, this place is completely awesome! I’d be pretty excited too. A big white brick wall is my fave :)

  • 6. charlotte | the vintage vogue  |  October 11th, 2013 at 7:28 am

    this looks AMAZING

    clean fresh slate – nothing better to be inspired by

    the white brick has such a beautiful texture

    can’t wait to see more

  • 7. Ruzu @princess_corner  |  October 11th, 2013 at 7:43 am

    Wow looks much better, congrats!!! and have a happy anniversary :3 xo

  • 8. Stefania  |  October 11th, 2013 at 7:46 am

    A billion congrats, kiddo! Can’t wait to see what the new digs inspire! :)

  • 9. stephanie @BabaSouk  |  October 11th, 2013 at 7:47 am

    wow congrats Bri, it looks so fresh! Thumbs up for hiring your first full time employee! You go girl :)

  • 10. Alexa Sonken {Design Studio}  |  October 11th, 2013 at 8:11 am

    Congrats, it’s gorgeous. Love all the fresh LIGHT!

  • 11. anne | flax & twine  |  October 11th, 2013 at 8:13 am

    I love this space. So excited for you. I want to paint my orange-y pine floors in my studio white, but my hubby is horrified at the idea. What paint did you use on the floor?

  • 12. Melissa  |  October 11th, 2013 at 8:14 am

    Wow! so fresh & so clean. Can’t wait to see the whole look come together. Leaps of faith are looking good on you.

  • 13. Amanda  |  October 11th, 2013 at 8:34 am

    the space looks amazing – so bright and airy. so exciting to see you and the blog grow! have a wonderful anni weekend :)

  • 14. Valerie | Lily on Fillmore  |  October 11th, 2013 at 8:40 am

    Love the white on white, especially on that brick! Have fun wine tasting :)


  • 15. laura  |  October 11th, 2013 at 8:58 am

    Awesome space, love how open it is…

  • 16. Maggie  |  October 11th, 2013 at 9:45 am

    Congrats! It looks awesome, you must feel so great to have it done. Also, enjoy your first full-time employee. That was a big step for me too, and ended up being so enriching for my company in ways I never thought of before.

  • 17. Asia  |  October 11th, 2013 at 9:59 am

    Oh gosh Bri i L O V E your new studio! So happy for you and cant wait to see more!xxx

  • 18. KAIT  |  October 11th, 2013 at 10:18 am

    So excited for you! Can’t WAIT to see all of the things you create in this space :)

  • 19. Chelsea  |  October 11th, 2013 at 10:22 am

    How exciting Bri! The all-white space looks amazing and I can’t wait to see what you cook up here.

    Chelsea & The City

  • 20. nora  |  October 11th, 2013 at 10:24 am

    Yay for a great new space – can’t wait to see what you create here! (and congrats on your five years!)

  • 21. Courtney  |  October 11th, 2013 at 10:49 am

    What an inspirational space! A designer’s dream…congrats!!

  • 22. Melissa @ Bubby & Bean  |  October 11th, 2013 at 11:15 am

    MAJOR transformation! It looks so, so good!

  • 23. Melissa @ Bubby & Bean  |  October 11th, 2013 at 11:16 am

    MAJOR transformation! It looks so, so good!

  • 24. Simone Anne  |  October 11th, 2013 at 11:26 am

    Hello Bri! Looks amazing. What a great space. Congrats! :)

  • 25. Sarolta  |  October 11th, 2013 at 11:32 am

    Your space looks amazing! Can’t wait for all the creativity coming out of the new DLF headquarters! I love how your business develops. It is so inspiring and encouraging.

  • 26. Emily Knight  |  October 11th, 2013 at 11:38 am

    Brave to cover the brick – bright spaces breed bright ideas! Love it!

  • 27. Rachel  |  October 11th, 2013 at 12:21 pm

    My sister celebrated her 40th birthday at the Succulent Cafe & Trading Company in Solvang. She said it was delicious and a change of scene from other restaurants in Solvang! Maybe you & Arian can celebrate there :)

  • 28. Heather Greenwood  |  October 11th, 2013 at 1:24 pm

    those bricks that stick out from the rest would be AWESOME painted different colors.

  • 29. Natasha  |  October 11th, 2013 at 1:33 pm

    How exciting. It’s a great space and it looks so gigantic in white. Congratulations on your anniversary. Our 5 year anniversary is in a few months too :)

  • 30. Susan  |  October 11th, 2013 at 2:10 pm

    Yay! Congrats Bri! You are so deserving of both events! Good luck as you grow your venture!

  • 31. Anastasia of Stilzitat  |  October 11th, 2013 at 2:35 pm

    WOW! This looks amazing and I have finally a good example to show the before and after to my boyfriend, as I am planning to paint our floors white too… Wishing you good luck in the new office!

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  • 33. Chelsea  |  October 11th, 2013 at 6:38 pm

    BRI, this looks amazing! Aw man i’m so looking forward to seeing how you’ve styled the place. As well as all the wonderful photo shoots that will come with this amazing space! x

  • 34. karly spalding photography  |  October 12th, 2013 at 12:15 am

    It looks amazing – love white brick!

  • 35. Erin  |  October 12th, 2013 at 12:54 am

    I’ve got to admit, I’m sad to see the brick wall go! Love the white ceiling though.

  • 36. Martine  |  October 12th, 2013 at 3:11 am

    Audacieux, j’aurais jamais osé mais superbe /

  • 37. Danijela  |  October 12th, 2013 at 3:39 am

    Looks amazing. Wishing you all the best and many successes in your new studio.

  • 38. Shelley @ThatGirlShelley  |  October 12th, 2013 at 5:15 am

    I love how the paint has already transformed the space! Congrats on 5 years!

  • 39. kelsey  |  October 12th, 2013 at 9:26 am

    how gorgeous!
    kw ladies in navy

  • 40. Maggie  |  October 12th, 2013 at 2:34 pm

    Beautiful! White bricks make me smile. xxxo

  • 41. Melissa Ann  |  October 13th, 2013 at 6:49 pm

    I just moved into an all white space too. Cannot wait to see what you do with yours!! So far… I have added a flutter of little mirror butterflies to mine.

  • 42. Mia Arp  |  October 14th, 2013 at 4:15 am

    You are doing such a great job, don´t worry it will all go fine!

    Here is some of my favorite white rooms ever :

    Love / Mia

  • 43. Anna @BarnLightElectrc.com  |  October 14th, 2013 at 7:29 am

    Oh. My. That. Ceiling. It’s the perfect backdrop for the Wilcox Pendant!

    Loving the juxtaposition of textures in this space!

  • 44. Molly {Dreams in HD}  |  October 14th, 2013 at 8:07 am

    oh my goodness bri this looks fantastic! what a perfect space. and happy anniversary to you and your man :)

    Molly {Dreams in HD}

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    Congratulations!!! The space looks A-M-A-Z-I-N-G! Can’t wait to see more :)

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    Actually, I think the before look for the wall and the roof is nicer.

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    Congratulations! It’s a beautiful space and so much fun watching you & your business grow as a DLF reader!

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