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A few weeks ago, I shared in Love Letter (sign up here so you don’t miss any future revelations!) that I got this overwhelming feeling that I want to design a beach house. It happened while I was snorkeling on a recent trip to Bora Bora, and the colors that I saw just inspired me, […]

Today I wanted to go through some of the considerations you should have before installing pocket doors. We are firmly in the pocket door fan club (they make such a great element of surprise)! But I’ve heard from some of you that you’d like know if pocket doors will work in your space. Since we’ve […]

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We recently painted the trim and hallway doors the most dramatic shade of red, and I find myself making excuses to pass through this part of our house. It’s so rich and romantic and glossy and inspiring. It’s like the hallway is wearing lipstick. She’s feeling herself :) I can barely remember what it looked […]

Organizing your entire house can seem overwhelming, but with the right strategies and tips, you can make the process easier. Learn how to efficiently organize everything in your house with these helpful guidelines. How to Organize a Teen’s Closet Greta’s Room Sources We used The Container Store’s Elfa system in Greta’s room, and I’m go […]

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Q: What’s the difference between polished nickel, chrome, pewter, brushed nickel, satin nickel and stainless steel? A: I’m so glad you asked. Silver is having a real moment this year (see all my trend predictions here), and there are so many ways to incorporate it into your home. When we talk about “silvers” in interiors, […]

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