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sneak peeks

Monday August 24th, 2009

Friday August 7th, 2009

Wednesday July 29th, 2009

interior design, sneak peeks by 42

sneak peek: jill elliott sones of fossil

sneak peek: jill elliott sones of fossil

lately we’ve been lucky enough to have a handful sneak peeks into the beautiful homes of the team at fossil (don’t miss shay’s incredible place here!). today we’re looking into the dallas of creative director, jill elliott sones who works with the collaborative team that works on the brand direction. jill recently got married and…

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Monday July 13th, 2009

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sneak peek: tanya aguiniga

sneak peek: tanya aguiniga

in 2006 furniture and textile designer tanya aguiniga moved to this charming little LA bungalow with her husband and sister in search of off-street parking and a studio space. the location is great in a quiet, tree-lined section of LA, nestled between silverlake and glendale, where they have views of endless mountains and wonderful galleries,…

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Monday June 29th, 2009

Tuesday June 23rd, 2009

interior design, sneak peeks by 42

sneak peek: dave and surya

sneak peek: dave and surya

today’s special tuesday sneak peek belongs to dave and surya of wee gallery and shop worthy. this designing duo creates art card and wall graphics for little ones, in addition to completing some lovely before & after projects in their spare time. today they’re sharing they’re beautiful 1920s st. petersburg, florida bungalow with us so…

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Friday June 19th, 2009

Tuesday June 2nd, 2009

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sneak peek: molly of proud mary

sneak peek: molly of proud mary

proud mary is a wonderful textile company run by molly and harper (you may remember this post from their debut line). their line of home and personal accesories is designed by these talented ladies stateside, and then are each hand-sewn by artisans in guatamala (with the help of nest that helps connect designers to developing…

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Monday June 1st, 2009

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sneak peek: birds of ohio

sneak peek: birds of ohio

missi pawlecki and brian caviness met in ohio and migrated to california to start birds of ohio. their collection of vintage print and pattern swatches was created help provide inspiration for designers. and beyond being big fans of their work, we’re also huge fans of their home! the house was built in 1962 by joseph…

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Friday May 29th, 2009

interior design, sneak peeks by 20

sneak peek: olive route

sneak peek: olive route

in keeping with last week’s national stationery show coverage, our latest sneak peek comes to us from letter press designer olivia san mateo of olive-route. her 1950s bungalow is located in walnut creek, about 20 minutes east of berkeley, ca. besides being a charming place they love that the house is surrounded by lots of…

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Tuesday May 26th, 2009

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sneak peek: zelen home

sneak peek: zelen home

now that memorial day has come and gone, i think we’re all ready for another vacation, and the home of dan zelen of zelen home seems like the perfect place right about now. dan splits his time between LA (near the shop) and san francisco where he is a senior interior designer at martha angus….

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Tuesday April 21st, 2009

Monday April 20th, 2009

interior design, sneak peeks by 35

sneak peek: kristen bach

sneak peek: kristen bach

our beauty everyday sneak peek trio continues with kristen bach (who oversees the blog while also doing design and pr for r.wood studio, among other creative projects). four years ago when she and her husband, josh, bought their home in downtown athens, ga, it was completely uninhabitable, yet they saw its potential (kristen notes that…

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Tuesday April 7th, 2009

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sneak peek: dutch door press {mara}

sneak peek: dutch door press {mara}

not only is mara murphy of dutch door press a talented letterpress printer, stationery connoisseur and business woman, but she also has an awesome home. her use of color is so warm and inviting, it must be wonderful to come home to from the chill of the san francisco air. i’m definitely feeling ready to…

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Thursday March 26th, 2009

Monday March 9th, 2009

interior design, sneak peeks by 40

sneak peek: tess darrow of egg press

sneak peek: tess darrow of egg press

for today’s sneak peeks we’re venturing to portland, oregon. first up: tess darrow, lead designer and owner of egg press (celebrating 10 years of fine printing this year). her 1950s style ranch home has it’s own built in charm, but tess’s style really brings it to life. and after our mini “heat” wave here on…

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Friday March 6th, 2009

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sneak peek: tina barseghian

sneak peek: tina barseghian

we’re rounding out our week of sneak peeks with writer and former editor-in-chief of craft magazine, tina barseghian. after ten years of san francisco living, she and her husband lloyd decided it was time to move their family to the sunny foothills of oakland where the crafts-style architecture better fit their personalities (the great sunlight…

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Monday February 2nd, 2009

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sneak peek: lisa wong jackson

sneak peek: lisa wong jackson

when we got sight of lisa wong jackson‘s home during her in the kitchen with recipe (individual fig, blackberry and pear crips – yum!), we knew we had to see more! today the designer behind good on paper design, opens up the doors to her berkeley, california home she shares with her husband and boston…

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Monday December 22nd, 2008

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sneak peek: leah hennen

sneak peek: leah hennen

our first fabulous sneak peek comes from d*s reader and freelance writer leah hennen, of the blog more ways to waste time. she, her husband nick, and their two children have been in their circa-1939 oakland, ca home for nearly three years. she cracked me up with her comment that they worked on it from…

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