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October 24, 2019

This week is all about sourcing art! Art is often one thing that's overlooked but really completes the space. For this project, there sin't so much open wall space since one wall is taken up by the window and built ins, one wall will have the piano and mirror over it,...

October 17, 2019

Well, another week has flown by, this time with the holiday of Sukkot taking center stage. If you're not familiar, Sukkot is a fall harvest festival that commemorates the Jewish nation's journey through the desert en route to Israel. It's my favorite holiday since I lo...

October 11, 2019

Wow, I can't believe a whole week has already passed since I plunged into my first One Room Challenge. Between Yom Kippur and doctor appointments (baby is the size of a Swiss chard this week!), we managed to get some significant progress in. We bought and assembled (al...

October 3, 2019

As if I didn't have enough on my plate already with being in the midst of the High Holidays, plus expecting our new addition this month (!!!), I decided to take the plunge and participate in the fall One Room Challenge! I was going back and forth and the fear of not be...

August 29, 2019

Happy Wednesday friends! I've been meaning to share this master bath reno and today is finally the day! This was such a fun project to work on, first off the home is nestled in the hills of San Clemente and the best seat in the house to catch those picture perfect ocea...

August 22, 2019


Via Desire To Inspire 

Summer is slowly transitioning to fall, but the rattan and cane trend isn't showing signs of fading, and I'm here for it.  I love the warmth and visual interest natural fibers add to any space, and how versatile it is, being just at h...

August 12, 2019


//rumble in the jungle//

The temperatures have been rising and we've got jungle fever! Although animal print has never really been out, lately there's been a resurgence of the classic motif in fresh new ways. In fashion, the trend has been spotted (no pun int...

July 23, 2019


Ever see the room of your dreams, only to have your dreams shattered moments later when you see the price tag on that sofa? Not all is lost! I love using a combination of high and low pieces in room designs, which allows you to choose one or two stat...

June 17, 2019


//down to earth//

As the temperatures heat up, I find myself drawn to rich chalky pastels in earthy hues. Terra cotta, ochre, sand inform the palette vernacular right now, balanced with jade, olive, and rust hues reminiscent of precious stones crushed to du...

April 15, 2019


//seeing stars//

Timelessly classic and simultaneously refreshingly modern, this month's mood board is blue and white, undoubtedly inspired by our upcoming travels to Greece and Israel. Whether in the form of stripes, florals, or stars, the tried and true...

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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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