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Put a little spring in your step! A roundup of my favorite sneakers for spring

I am not what you would describe as a fashionista. I like clothes, I admire certain designers and, like anyone, I fantasize about a closet the size of my apartment with a perfectly curated selection of color-coordinated clothing. Unforunately, in my profession, there’s not much use for stylish clothes. I wear a uniform of chef… Continue reading Put a little spring in your step! A roundup of my favorite sneakers for spring

My Apartment · Shopping

Font-ed House: Choosing a typography print

So, in framing up the artwork for my bedroom gallery wall the other day, I decided I am sorely in need of a typography print. I looked at my collection and it all felt a little too…pretty. I need something with hard lines, bold shape, classic Helvetica for gods sake! I love how typography adds… Continue reading Font-ed House: Choosing a typography print

DIY · My Apartment · Shopping

Framing an Engineering Print

A few months ago I ordered a couple of really cute prints from this curated online shop. I’m planning a gallery wall for the wallpaper accent wall in the bedroom, and I wanted some fun prints that would fit the Palm Springs/desert/Scandinavian vibe we’re going for in that room. In line with that thinking, I decided… Continue reading Framing an Engineering Print

Home Design · Shopping

Peel & Stick: My favorite sources for removable wallpaper

As I mentioned recently, I am going to be adding a removable wallpaper accent wall in my bedroom soon (hopefully). This will be my second foray into the popular renters’ solution for boring walls, and I’m super excited about it! Earlier this year I wallpapered a small nook in my kitchen, post to come, and… Continue reading Peel & Stick: My favorite sources for removable wallpaper

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A bevy of blush beauties

While I was in my pink mind frame yesterday, dreaming about my pink bedroom walls and wishing I had a pair of rose-colored glasses, I started thinking about all the other places in my apartment where I could incorporate that oh-so-lovely shade of pink, blush. I know the color is really popular right now, especially after Pantone… Continue reading A bevy of blush beauties