inspiration

Gift Guide for…Your Fancy Friend

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1. Fig + Yarrow lip sheen ($10) // 2. Reiko Kaneko Mug ($28) // 3. Taylors of Harrogate tea ($10) // 4. Les Toiles du Soleil pouch ($26) // 5. Dark Side of the Moon Earrings ($88) // 6. Kaweco fountain pen ($20) // 7. Touchscreen Leather Gloves ($118) // 8. Charbonnel et Walker Sea Salt Caramel Truffles ($24) // 9. French Style ($44) // 10. Diorific Nail Vernis in Marilyn ($26) […]

Lady Rags

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Not that kind of rags. Always on the lookout for non-cutesy new magazines for ladies. La Motocyclette features stories, photos, and interviews from female motorcycle riders. Lady the Magazine just looks amazing.

the green room

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Maybe it’s the chill (high of 56° F here today!) of impending Autumn, or the fact that my houses have been getting less and less color saturated with every move, but I’m feeling the urge to cozy the living room right up with a richly toned wall. I’m leaning toward Cat’s Eye or Irish Moss […]

the instagram less followed

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I noticed that some of my favorite Instagram photographers should have more followers than they do. Please share your favorites –  I love people who travel or live in pretty spots so I can live vicariously. photo by: oliviasview photo by: dearvaleria photo by: marcinemiller photo by: jacotte photo by: toandfromwithlove photo by: teaandlaw

Inspiration: 1793 Hudson Valley Federal Home

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This house in the July/August Elle Decor caught my eye –  it’s very much Sean’s style & close enough in age to our house that a lot of the details would work. I love the classic-colonial-meets-world-traveling-naturalist look. Photos: Elle Decor