here we go




Trying to get geared up for a refresh / renewal / come back… it’s been a tough 6 months or so to get in the head space for blogging; with moving around and waiting for renovations to be done. The good news is we’ll be moving into our house very soon so I’ll be able to set up my space for blogging and get back into it with full force. I know it’s a lame excuse, but I’ve always been someone who needs everything organized and all the proper ‘equipment’ before I can dive into something. A few things that I’ll have to go back and cover are photos from my amazing adventure in Morocco { from October, can you believe how time flies !! } and some before ~ inspiration ~ during ~ after photos of the house! Eep, I simply can not wait. In the mean time, I stumbled across this video by Aimee Song. I really enjoy following her blog and Instagram and I thought this was a great little vid. My favourite part –

quote aimee song

Always learning and growing is a great place to be. Looking forward to getting back at it { now, how many times have I said that! } so stay tuned!!

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friday

on the menu – fig cheesecake – from Sacramento Street

the official Martinique wallpaper

away we go! vacation ideas for every { astrological } sign

the Coolangatta home of Leah Batholomew

just dreamy; the MiH jeans fall lookbook

Elizabeth Cole Strieker Earrings – love

Miss Moss’ lost in the light playlist

DIY seashell candles from Design*Sponge

inspired by: this TED Talks video by Amy Cuddy

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inspired by: katie quinn davies

Katie Quinn Davies – of What Katie Ate – totally gets food and food styling. When you take a look at her photos and recipes you can imagine fantastic dinner parties with friends, romantic meals, delightful breakfasts in bed and so much more. The way she captures the vibe, well it’s just delicious! Here are some more images to drool over. And pick up her gorgeous new cook book too while your at it!

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the sartorialist dinner in florence

Speaking of style icons…The Sartorialist recently hosted a dinner in Florence and captured the this gathering of exquisite style, and all its ambiance, in a short film. It makes me all the more excited to be heading off to Tuscany in just a few weeks!! Watch and enjoy ; )

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links are back

The Hamptons Guide from Goop
Where to find book reviews – idreambooks
Hilarity from the Man Repeller when she interviews herself…
Just a little tune; The Head & The Heart – Rivers & Roads
A downtown gem for lunch – Rodney’s by Bay
Great WordPress resources & plugins from August Empress
Smitten Kitchen makes bacon & eggs look delish in a leek risotto
ShopBops current Hit List

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in your space: kaelen haworth

Totally inspired by clothing designer Kaelen Haworth’s ridiculous East Village apartment.

In fact, the over-dyed yellow rug in the bedroom actually encouraged the recent purchase of a bright yellow rug from Elte for our kitchen ; )

Next on the list, dream catchers for our bedroom, which I am constantly searching Etsy for but haven’t found the perfect ones yet…

TGIF !!

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i heart letterpress

Good Friday!

With the day off we decided to make an appt to see Craig at Don Black LInecasting to checkout what refurbished letterpress’s he had available. We settled on a little table top Golding press that’s approx 125 years old! I can’t wait to learn how it works and start different printing projects. In the mean time, a neat video above, about a printer who uses an outdated, cumbersome, and obsolete machine for the quality of the finished product.

happy Easter weekend xx

chatting with nick wooster

Style tips from the sartorial bad-boy himself; the Mens Fashion Director of Neiman Marcus Group Services (Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman) Nickelson Wooster.

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