Eco-Living | Hartmann&Forbes | Natural Window Coverings

“A picture is worth a thousand words.”  – Napoleon Bonaparte I love the way handmade products bring warmth, visual interest and character into a space all while being healthy for our families and our planet earth. Today I am featuring Hartmann&Forbes, a natural window coverings company that has great passion in what they create, and it truly shows in the quality and detail of their … Continue reading Eco-Living | Hartmann&Forbes | Natural Window Coverings

this + that | Interior Design | Pink Home Decor

this + that While searching for pretty storage boxes, (in the cabaret hue) I came across this round lacquered box from the container store, cute right?  It would go nicely with a room scheme like that (gorgeous, beautiful, amazing and oh so glamorous) one  from the May Fair Hotel in London.  The hotel suite has beautiful velvet like wall-coverings in a vivid pink rose hue, … Continue reading this + that | Interior Design | Pink Home Decor

Cabaret Mondays Hues | Pantone Fashion Colors for 2012

Hello everyone, hope you all had a great weekend.  This weeks hue, “Cabaret” one of (Pantone‘s Spring 2012 Fashion Colors).  Similar to honeysuckle, (2011 color of the year) cabaret is rose inspired hue but with violet undertones. Image source: 1.  Color pinboard and 2.  Pantone.com Excited for spring shopping! And you? Thanks for stopping by! Continue reading Cabaret Mondays Hues | Pantone Fashion Colors for 2012

this + that | color block | Yellow, Black, White

Image courtesy of: Left – Collection J. Mendel spring 2012 nymag Right PaulSmith.co.uk 1. I am loving this year’s spring 2012 RTW collection by J. Mendel.  Color blocked modern with its simplistic lines, but still elegant, chic and sexy.  Varied in colors from bright yellows, blues to medium and light greens, to nudes and blacks and whites. 2. How fun is this tea-pot (Mayfair) in … Continue reading this + that | color block | Yellow, Black, White

Yellow Mondays Hues | Home Decor Ideas

left image via | inspiring interiors                           right image via | color How fun is the color yellow! It not only lifts your mood with its warm hue . . . . . . it grabs  your attention. Image via: Decor Pad Image source: Seasons Change PinBoard Image source: Color Pinboard Black and white spaces can seem serious, by adding touches of warm yellow it becomes … Continue reading Yellow Mondays Hues | Home Decor Ideas

{ Nandina } eco-living

Nandina, is an eco-friendly, high-end luxury bath towel and linen company. Their towels are made of bamboo and hand loomed in pure certified organic cotton. Bamboo inherently has anti-microbial properties, which make these towels mildew resistant, and they are super absorbed too.  And to compliment the luxury spa feeling, a new line of organic virgin olive oil soaps that are made by hand. Nandina receives … Continue reading { Nandina } eco-living

New year, new goals

“Simplicity is the ultimate form of sophistication.” – Leonardo da Vinci. New year, new beginnings and new goals. For me, it’s all about simplifying my life this year. Seems like we or (most) of us are tying to one way or another. Social media (twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, Pinterest) has been a great exposure for my business, (grateful for that) but it can be very addictive, … Continue reading New year, new goals