Chic Tabletop Animals

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1. Ceramic Snail, $12 West Elm, 2. Treshold Brass Animals, $9.99 Target, 3. Toikka Grey Whooper Swan, $645 2Modern, 4. Pesque, $49.95 CB2, 5. Silver Antelope, $25 Dwell Studio, 6. Abstract Giraffe, $24 West Elm, 7. Jonathan Adler Katie Owl Bank, $20 JCP

A New Look

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Today I am so excited to debut the new look of Lacquer & Linen! I’ve been wanting to revamp the design for a while now and with the help of an amazing designer, I finally got around to doing it. I am still working on some new sections and will probably be changing some more …

Weekend Musings + A Baby Shower

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This edition of Weekend Musings is extra special to me because I am sharing a few photos of my baby shower last weekend put on by a very dear family friend. I remember when we picked a date for the shower it seemed like it was SO far away. I really can’t believe how fast …

Color Play: Canary Yellow

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Easter is on Sunday. Is that true? I swear it was March 1st just last week. In the sprit of the impending holiday, I have been feeling inspired by the most cheery of spring colors, yellow. I love seeing bouquets of pretty yellow tulips at the supermarket beckoning to me to find a place for them …

Designer Spotlight: Estee Stanley

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After getting her start in Hollywood as a sought-after fashion stylist, Estee Stanley expanded her design portfolio to include some of LA’s most high profile residential projects. Her eclectic style has earned her a reputation for providing her clients with a distinctly client-centered design that reflects a refined palate and an effortless ability to mix …

Weekend Musings: Super Bowl Eats

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Cheesy Chorizo and Carmelized Onion Dip via Foodie Crush
I don’t normally post about food or recipes but with Super Bowl Sunday just two days away, I couldn’t resist. Truth be told, I actually really like football. I prefer to watch college games but I still have a soft spot in my heart for a few NFL …

Weekend Musings

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Well it’s week three since the move and we’re still unpacking. To our credit, we had company all last week and were out of town the weekend before so technically we’ve only had one full weekend to unpack. I try to get some unpacking done during the week but between still trying to get over …

Happy Holidays!!!

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Happy holidays everyone! I hope you all are busy spending time with family relaxing and enjoying some well-deserved time off. My husband and I moved into our new house over the weekend and are taking a little time to kick our feet up and watch some holiday movies. Sadly, our plans to visit family in …