The Lifeguard Towers of Miami Beach.

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Miami generally makes me kind of stabby, but I can't deny its a delight to the eyeballs. White sands, clear water, and most importantly, Art Deco awesomeness. Plus, it's got the warmest winter weather on the US mainland, which doesn't sound too bad. There are 25 Lifeguard towers … [Read more...]

VISUAL OASIS | PALM SPRINGS.

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You know how Jews pray toward Jerusalem and Muslims pray toward Mecca? Well, design lovers should probably pray toward Palm Springs. It's Modernism Week over there right now. I tried to fly out, but my kids are also off from school, so it wasn't gonna work this weekend, Boo. … [Read more...]

Le White.

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I hope you all had a restful and fun holiday weekend! We filled ours with tons of food- I cooked thanksgiving - and HOLY MOLY GOOP re-grammed my holiday table! (I'll probably do some kind of table setting post soon about mixing and matching vintage table wares, I think.) We also … [Read more...]

Vieques| Wild Horses + Beaches.

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This past weekend we popped over to Vieques for a pre-thanksgiving vacation sans kids. Vieques is an island off of Puerto Rico that was closed to tourism until very recently. It has a very off the beaten path feel to it, along with you know: A FERAL HORSE POPULATION that is NUTS! … [Read more...]

Lily of the Valley, Paris.

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Escapism via internet. This is a new little tea bar that opened up  this summer in the Marais in Paris. Just looking at it gives me that excited feeling of being a traveler in the springtime, when it's warm in the sun but still cool in the shade,  looking chic and being … [Read more...]