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Monday August 1st, 2011

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sneak peek: jochen & tina frey

Tina Frey creates amazing jewelry and housewares cast in resin. Her pieces are colorful and fun and provide the perfect bright pop against a more neutral backdrop. Tina uses the same design philosophy in her own San Francisco home where she and her husband, Jochen, painted the walls and trim with Benjamin Moore’s “Super White”…

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Monday October 25th, 2010

Wednesday May 27th, 2009

interior design, sneak peeks by 40

sneak peek: revival home and garden

sneak peek: revival home and garden

revival home & garden is known for marrying modern style with the glossy sophistication of hollywood regency design with their chic, yet reasonably priced furniture and accessories. leah steen is a co-owner and founder of the home decor boutique in seattle (psst – they’re moving soon so check out their 30% of sale), and is…

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Monday May 4th, 2009

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sneak peek: famille summerbelle

sneak peek: famille summerbelle

ever since seeing julie’s incredible paper cut of paris, i’ve been drawn to the work of famille summerbelle which has been popping up around the web. their designs and accessories are fun and playful, with the fundamental idea that they belong in a “room for everyone.” the sneak peek of their beautiful home comes to…

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Tuesday April 7th, 2009

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sneak peek: dutch door press {anna}

sneak peek: dutch door press {anna}

illustrator and letterpress printer anna branning is half of the team behind dutch door press. her san francisco home seamlessly blends styles from near and far, much like their line of prints. in case you missed it, don’t forget to check out the peek into their studio, and stay tuned for mara’s sneak peek up…

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Wednesday March 25th, 2009

Monday March 2nd, 2009

interior design, sneak peeks by 22

sneak peek: sally bartz of halsea

sneak peek: sally bartz of halsea

while looking for some cute new travel supplies for our honeymoon i came across halsea, a california company that specializes in colorful, pattern-filled bags and totes that are perfect for a weekend getaway or special vacation. while talking with holly at halsea, she mentioned that halsea’s owner, sallybartz, had a beautiful home. so of course…

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Monday January 5th, 2009

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sneak peek: jill bliss

sneak peek: jill bliss

for anyone who has picked up a copy of the new handmade nation book you may recognize some of the spaces from today’s first sneak peek: jill bliss. artist, designer, crafter, jill is just one of the many talents showcased in the new documentary, also titled handmade nation, due out early this year. today we’re…

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Monday December 15th, 2008

Monday September 15th, 2008

Wednesday September 10th, 2008

Monday August 4th, 2008

interior design, sneak peeks by 29

sneak peek: laurie of two trick pony

sneak peek: laurie of two trick pony

today we have a special double sneak peek into the creative minds behind two trick pony eco-modern stationery and notecards. first up is laurie mee’s home filled with great splashes of fun color. click here for additional images and stay tuned for carrie’s modern home at 2pm. [thanks so much, laurie!] -anne [Above: As soon…

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Monday June 9th, 2008

interior design, sneak peeks by 27

sneak peek: SITEdesign

sneak peek: SITEdesign

our first sneak peek comes from mackenzie farquer of SITEdesign who can practically say she lives on sesame street (she lives across the street from kaufmann astoria studios in queens, where that and many other shows are filmed). once there she fell in love with the neighborhood, making it a no-brainer to open up shop…

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Monday April 28th, 2008

advertising, interior design, sneak peeks by 28

sneak peek: eunice of hello!lucky

sneak peek: eunice of hello!lucky

today we have a special double feature sneak peek with the dynamic duo behind Hello!Lucky. in 2003 sisters eunice and sabrina moyle merged their strengths (eunice as creative director/girl genius and sabrina as ceo/grand poobah) and co-found the san francisco (and london) based letterpress studio Hello!Lucky to showcase their custom invitations and greeting cards. as…

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Monday March 31st, 2008

Monday January 21st, 2008

interior design, sneak peeks by 16

sneak peek: sandra soss

sneak peek: sandra soss

today is a special sneak peek monday because we have two special peeks today (the second is coming up at 2pm!). our first sneak peek belongs to chicago artist, sandra soss (better known as ‘sosser’ online) of bricolage life. sandra is a wonderful artist who focuses on handmade accessories she sells from her etsy shop….

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Thursday December 13th, 2007

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sneak peek: tricia royal

sneak peek: tricia royal

d*s reader jill danyelle wrote in a while back to suggest a sneak peek into the home of artist tricia royal. tricia recently moved to san francisco and was kind enough to share a peek into her lovely, color filled home. tricia founded wardrobe remix on flickr but you can find more information on her…

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Friday December 7th, 2007

Tuesday March 6th, 2007

interior design, sneak peeks by 10

fred flare

fred flare

i don’t know why i expected anything less but the home of fred flare founders chris and keith is an explosion of color and kitschy-fun design. it’s like a wonderland of fun accessories. there’s a full slideshow of their home right here but my favorites are below. be sure to catch the lights made of…

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Tuesday February 27th, 2007

interior design, sneak peeks by 17

lost bird found

lost bird found

sara jensen and her husband thor of lost bird found have a beautiful home in astoria, ny. i wanted to end today on a colorful note so i thought their beautiful green bedroom (with touches of bright orange) would be perfect. sara was the designer behind the popular pomegranite pouches at dec’s d*s shop and…

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