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01.21.14

WIRE ACCENTS ROUNDUP

while working on my bedroom makeover with victoria, i realized i was pretty drawn to wire accents these days. especially powder coated. here’s a roundup of a bunch of ways to incorporate wire into your home decor. side tables, lamps, chairs and more…

blu dot: marble top side table with colored base and those rattan + steel pendant lights.

ferm living: wire baskets + powder coated plant stands

target: iron side table

protoshop: beautiful scalloped tables

anthropologie: wired wall hangings for above the bed

urban outfitters: geo pendant light + desk lamp

designlovefest: remember this wire vase DIY post?

brendan ravenhill: cool cord lamps and chandeliers

modernica: low rod pink chair + yellow fiberglass rocker

ebay: diamond cage light

iacoli & mcallister: gorgeous wire side tables

bend: pendant light + colorful baskets

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01.18.14

A COLORFUL WEEKEND

it had been a while since i had brunch at bottega louie downtown…this is your reminder to head back there. such a special place! (get the bloody mary and potato pancakes) here’s a few of my instagrams.

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01.16.14

EARLY BIRTHDAY PRESENT

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i love terrain’s simple aesthetic. there’s something so relaxing about the items in their shop. they remind me of a backyard dinner party under string lights with friends. here’s a few items i decided to splurge on as an early birthday present to myself. i guess you know you’re getting older when a marble tray is pretty much the best thing ever.

i’ll be turning 28 next week and i decided to keep it very low key this year. i’m going to dinner with a few friends here. i’ve been switching back and forth between fun party & intimate dinner each year and it’s nice. birthday parties can be great and all, but they can also be a lot of work! (here’s mine from last year)

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some of the items i love: marble & wood cheese board, washed linen tablecloth, ceramic pasta bowls, wildflower bubble bath, two-toned tumblers

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01.13.14

FAVORITE WALLPAPERS RIGHT NOW

a good friend of mine asked me to give her some of my favorite resources for wallpaper. she’s wanting to cover the entryway in her new home with something fun. i thought i’d share with you too…

  

cavern is the wallpaper that is used in my studio building, the unique space. (that’s our hallway to the bathrooms right above) they have a great selection of cool wallpapers here.

hygge & west’s selection is filled with gold, which i love. i chose the dots & the ferns as my top picks.

ellie cashman sure has some bold statement wallpaper in her collection. i think these large florals are so rad in that work area!

what do you think of bodie and fou’s faux wood & concrete wallpaper options? i’m curious to see those in person.

oh man i love these watercolor designs by emma hayes! very cool.

 

can’t go wrong with a vertical black and white stripe. ferm living as a great one here. the half moons are nice too. i also added some of their wall stickers in for fun. shop those here.

anthropologie has sea scapes & vivid poppies! can you imagine a bathroom with those bright flowers? i’d be into that for sure.

speaking of the sea, how about these hand drawn waves wallpaper by abigail edwards? i could see this being very cute in a little boy’s room.

for the neutral gal, i chose these graphic options in a bone color from serena & lily.

and last but not least, minakani lab. gorgeous wallpaper made in paris. that black and white option of the trees is so calming, i love it.

which one are you loving? any other wallpaper stores you want to share? -bri

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12.09.13

GIFT GUIDE / THE RE-DECORATOR

This week we are going to have 5 more giveaways AND 5 gift guides! I’ve already started shopping from them myself. Hope you enjoy! -bri

“We all have a friend who’s crazy about decorating, you know the one who changes her living room layout twice a year? Here are some gift ideas just for her. I’m hesitating between this cool triangular frame and the striped towels. What would you pick?” -stephanie

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shop these items: 1. Tonight by Ashley Goldberg, 2. Neon hangers from zara home, 3. Triangular frame from Kate Spade Saturday, 4. Embroidered pillow fom Anthropologie, 5. Coaster set from Artsy Modern, 6. Geometric pitcher form Kate Spade Saturday, 7. Cake stand from zara home, 8. Marimekko tray, 9. Eye pot from baba souk, 10. Striped towels from zara home, 11. Leaf salad servers from zara home, 12. Design Brooklyn by Anne Hellman.

more gift ideas: here and here

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