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March 19, 2018

BLUE // GREEN

THE COLOR STORY:

Nature's own palette is speaking to me this week. An unlikely pair, deep blues and greens are at once soothing and invigorating, whether set in bright jewel tones, or muted pastel hues. The palette is a refreshing change from a monochromati...

March 14, 2018

 Via Wit & Delight

We got some good news while we were in New York last week: we got all the approvals from the city to begin construction! Although it was set to begin back in January, a few delays caused by the proposed construction site being too close to a utility l...

March 13, 2018

MAUVE // MARIGOLD

 THE COLOR STORY:

After spending a few days last week on the east coast, where winter is still holding on for dear life (snow in the forecast this week again!), I'm so ready to trade in dark moody hues in favor of all the playful spring shades. What's e...

February 28, 2018

Ever since I was a little girl, I've been fascinated with Old Hollywood. Growing up in LA, I spent lots of after school hours with my grandparents, and we would often take our afternoon strolls down the Walk of Fame, take ice cream breaks on the steps of the then-Kodak...

February 19, 2018

BLUSH // OLIVE

THE COLOR STORY:

This week's color palette takes a cue from last week's saturated graphic scheme, but takes a lighter spin with soft blush tones complementing deep olive. Spring is definitely in the air, with lighter shades taking precedence as winter blue...

February 14, 2018

It never ceases to amaze me how a few simple styling changes can completely transform the overall vibe of a space. I just finished wrapping up a project with a longtime client of mine (reveal coming soon!!) and surprisingly this small area proved trickier to pin down t...

February 13, 2018

SAGE // COPPER // CHARCOAL

THE COLOR STORY:

This week's mood board is inspired by the enchanting Soho House in Barcelona. Graphic black and white motifs are complemented by effervescent sage and moody copper. Each hue holds it's own, making for a captivating case study w...

February 5, 2018

STONE // FUSCHIA //MUSTARD

THE COLOR STORY:

It's still decidedly winter, although the warm weather feels more like summer, with all the optimism and color those changes bring. Bright hues of fuschia and mustard begin to emerge from beneath the thick layer of stone, grey,...

January 31, 2018

One of the challenges most people face is creating multi-functioning spaces in their home. Real estate is gold, and implementing space efficiently is crucial to creating a home with good flow. A family with two young daughters in nearby Cypress, California approached m...

January 26, 2018

We're still halfway through through winter, but I'm starting to crave the warmer days and fresh blooms that spring brings. Granted, the LA winter is anything but a snow-filled wonderland, but it's still definitely cold. Hands down, my favorite finishing touch to any sp...

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Welcome! I'm Estie, designer of interiors, and mama of toddlers. This space is created as a lifestyle journal dedicated to interiors, style, and the documenting the construction of our dream home.

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