July 12, 2013
Hi all, what’s up for the weekend? I’m finishing up a final coat of paint on a dresser today and then hoping to take a trip to the coast to feel the sand between my toes tomorrow.
How perfect is this dining nook? So sunny, so cheerful, and family friendly, I adore the painted chairs and happy mix of patterns on the window seat. I spied it over at The Design Files this week and fell in love with the whole house tour.
And for your weekend reading enjoyment, here are a few more favorite links!
The perfect way to christen your new home.
101 home makeover ideas suggested by top designers.
Which of these deserves the title Building of the Year?
Don’t unplug from technology, just take your life back.
100 best first lines from novels (#8 and #47 are my fave).
The evolution of music in song.
America’s “snobbiest” cities.
Stunning imagery of the fog rolling in over San Francisco.
Apparently, coffee shop noise boosts creativity? Hmmm.
Gatsby blue screen before and afters.
Delight the true believers and prove the skeptics wrong.
Organized beautiful chaos in a butterfly’s wing.
I answered Cassie’s 20 Questions over at Hi Sugarplum, my high school jam and first car revealed among other random tidbits.
Have a great weekend!
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