Tag: home decor

Going for Gold Leaf

Images Courtesy of Tea Collection Japan has been on my bucket list for years. While I wait to visit the serene countryside, majestic mountains, and unique city of Tokyo, I’m living vicariously through their locally accessible arts, fashion, and food (my son cannot live without ramen).…

Year of the Rooster

Year of the Rooster

Coral Year of the Rooster Women’s Classics, TOMS 2017 is a year of the Fire Rooster, and according to Chinese astrology, people born this year are known to be trustworthy, proud, confident and perhaps a little eccentric. But who doesn’t love a bit of whimsy? If…

Shop Small at Maplanta State Highway Ornaments

Maplanta Masterpieces

Texas Highway Looking for a personalized and unique gift for Christmas or for someone who has just moved? I love these littles works for art from Maplanta, a small business located Decatur, Georgia. And yes, they have more than just these pretty highway ornaments. You’ll also…

Sue Fisher King in San Francisco

A Look Inside… Sue Fisher King

Over 30 years old and it’s still the place for the most beautiful and unique holiday decorations as well as covetable home goods, including Astier de Villatte and Coral and Tusk (my favorites). When I’m in the store, I really need to stay focused on my…

Columbine Home Shop Display

A Look Inside… Columbine Home

I love seeing beautiful shop displays, particularly ones with lots of texture and elegant neutrals like this one at Columbine Home in Marin County. While the shelves are filled with baby gifts, the visual is geared for the modern mom as well as creative types looking for home decor…

Coral and Tusk Embroidered Art

A Room of Artisans

Image: Acorn Toy Shop I love this image taken inside the Acorn Toy Shop, a local favorite in Brooklyn. It features some of the best artisanal home decor from Coral and Tusk, Jess Brown, and Yume. My first introduction to Coral and Tusk’s embroidered art work was through…