Thursday, January 26, 2012

Wild Life Prints






"Unique prints for decorating your natural habitat"

I'm beside myself with how utterly adorable these are.

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

All Things Avocado


Avocado Eggs Benedict


Creamed Avocado and Lime Chilled Pasta


Avocado Fries


Chunky Avocado Salad


Cheesy Chicken, Bacon and Avocado Quesadillas


Avocado, Cream Cheese, and Salsa-Stuffed Puff Pastries

I wish avocados weren't so dang expensive or I'd eat those fuckers for every meal, every day.

Saturday, January 21, 2012

Peacock Pavilions // Morocco







Morocco has been on my must visit list for some time now and finding out about the incredible Peacock Pavilions in Marrakech make me wanna go ever sooner. This is pretty much what and where my dream home would be.

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

{Nathan Hardy} Seinfeld Posters





Have I ever mentioned my immense love for "Seinfeld"? I used to watch it with my dad back in the day when I couldn't understand any of the jokes, and now that I'm older and actually get/relate to the humor, I watch it almost every night. My friend Anthony and I refer to it so much that we even have each other saved in our phones as "Jerry" and "Elaine". I definitely think I need one of these prints in my life.
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Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Concrete Jungle, Where Dreams are Made


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Just bought a plan ticket to NYC for next month! I don't even know what else to say. I'm beyond excited.

Monday, January 9, 2012

Make it Yours: Amber Lewis' Dining Room

The Inspiration:

Do It Yourself:

Reclaimed Wood Dining Table

Agadir Twist Rug

Eiffel Chairs

Rens Sheepskin Rug

Color Overload

Lately, the phrase "pop of color" has been all over the interior design blogosphere, and while I support and stand by the color movement 100%, all I can think is, why stop at just a pop? Neutral based rooms with little dashes of neon and brights here and there look great, but anyone that knows me or has seen my apartment (and you all will as well, as soon as I get the place tidied up) would know that I love color EVERYWHERE. One might even say my place verges on the border or overstimulation (*ehem*mom), but I love it. I think neutrals are a great way to tie a room together and make things look cohesive, but I adore splashes of hot pink and turquoise and orange and lime green all over the place, and that, ladies and gentlemen is what this post is devoted to today.






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Friday, January 6, 2012

Gold + Pink + Teal = A Gorgeous Grad Party









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Coming May, my dear friend Clair will be graduating from Suffolk University (maybe I shouldn't say that in case there are stalkers out there, but I just want everyone to know what a smart and talented girl she is by name dropping the Boston university) and she's graciously enlisted me to help in the planning/inspiration of her graduation party. Since she's getting her degree in French, she wants the party to have a bit of a Parisian flair and we've decided the color pallet should consist of pinks and golds with a little dash of Tiffany blue thrown in for good measure. Here's a little peek of some things we've pinned thus far.

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Interior Inspiration

I've been needing to get my apartment more in order for a while now. While I love my little space and the decorating/arranging/organizing I've done with it so far, there's still a lot to be done (i.e. hanging up some art that's been sitting on the floor since July, cleaning out and organizing my two closets, getting all my art supplies into a more manageable/accessible place) and I see no better time to do it than now, at the start of the new year. Here's hoping these pics give me the inspiration to get off my butt tomorrow and get some things done.





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Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Movies of 2012


This past year one of my dear friends Peggy challenged herself to watch and rate 211 new movies in the year 2011. (this year she's going even further and doing 365!) I loved this idea and have decided to try it myself for 2012. My Netflix is overflowing with classics, new releases, and all those movies everyone seems to have seen except me (I'm looking at you, "Fight Club"!). So far, I've seen "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" (4/5), "The Other Guys" (3.5/5), and "Midnight in Paris" (4/5). Stay tuned to see my updates on what else I'm watching :)
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