Looks We Love: The Element of Symmetry

Image courtesy of Living etc. Magazine, February 2016 This weekend, I was enjoying a leisurely latte and perusing a stack of design magazines that had piled up when the photo above struck me.  There is something about the photo that drew me … Continue reading

Looks We Love: Old & New

In San Francisco it is not uncommon to live in a home that was built between 1908 and 1930.  Many of these homes have retained their original details – traditional hardwood floors and plaster crown mouldings abound.  While I love … Continue reading

Break It Down – Contemporary Dining Room

Image courtesy of Lonnymag.com  Dinner parties are one of my favorite ways to entertain.  I love the planning, the table-setting, and the cooking.  I like to plan ahead so that I can enjoy the evening and relax with friends over … Continue reading

Looks We Love: Open Shelving

Image courtesy of Babble.com As we are preparing to begin our kitchen remodel, I find myself drawn toward the idea of open shelving.  Most likely not in place of all upper cabinets, but I would like to use open shelves someplace … Continue reading