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Monday February 17th, 2014

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Eclectic in New Orleans

This New Orleans home comes to us from Logan Killen Interiors, a New Orleans design firm founded in 2012 by Katie Logan and Jensen Killen. In addition to working on residential and small commercial projects, Katie also owns See Scout Sleep, a line of pet products made in Louisiana. This home belongs to Amber and Jacob…

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Tuesday September 3rd, 2013

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A New Jersey Home Restored to its Craftsman Glory

Rachel and Tyler Grace bought their 1920s style bungalow in Haddon Heights, NJ back in December 2010 when it was in need of some serious TLC. But the interior designer/carpenter couple the two saw the potential and history it possessed and chose to restore it to its former Craftsman glory. (Rachel spent the last year…

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Monday October 29th, 2012

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Sneak Peek: Chris & Dave Plantan

Chris and Dave Plantan have lived in their Minneapolis, Minnesota, home for the past 15 years. It has survived two children, two dogs and loads of entertaining. Even with their children off in California now, it’s a place they’ll always call home and a comfortable space to recharge. Chris describes their style as whimsical traditional and…

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Monday October 15th, 2012

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Sneak Peek: Greg & Melissa Hoy

Greg Hoy is the president of Happy Cog, an award-winning boutique digital design agency with offices in New York, Philadelphia and Austin, and he loves to unplug by cooking. His wife, Melissa, is a former display coordinator and merchandiser for Anthropologie and Terrain who spends much of her spare time scavenging flea markets and antique shops for her own creations for…

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Monday September 17th, 2012

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sneak peek: katherine and mac mcmillan

Growing up in Brooklyn Heights, Katherine McMillan was surrounded by a very classic East Coast decorating style. Now that she and her husband, Mac, are living with their children in this southwest Minneapolis home, they strive to achieve that old East Coast style mixed with modern functional pieces. They want a space that feels lived…

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Monday July 30th, 2012

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sneak peek: micah rich

Micah Rich, one of the original founders of A Good Company and The League of Moveable Type, considers himself somewhat nomadic, jumping from place to place every few months. But he always finds his way back to his childhood home in Camillus, New York, where his dad still lives. He’s been here for the past nine…

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Monday April 16th, 2012

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sneak peek: karen wise and chandler kauffman

Fine art wedding and food photographer Karen Wise and her husband, Chandler Kauffman, a director, writer and cinematographer, live in an 850 square-foot prewar co-op apartment in Park Slope, Brooklyn. As photographers/filmmakers, their work often takes them to LA and various locations around the world. They share a love of beautiful sunlight, rich colors, wood, high…

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Monday November 28th, 2011

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sneak peek: dana frigerio

Five years ago, garden designer Dana Frigerio, her architect husband and the family cat moved into this 1914 home located in the village of Blevio, right on the shores of Lake Como, Italy. The home is opposite the famous Grand Hotel Villa d’Este, and it had special significance for Dana, as it was once her grandmother’s…

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Monday November 21st, 2011

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sneak peek: carla & jack fahden

Carla Fahden and her husband, Jack, have lived in this Tudor-style house in St. Louis Park, MN (just outside of Minneapolis), for the past three years. Just this past year, they remodeled both the kitchen and bathroom. Carla loves an imperfect, mismatched style of decorating. Though it may look effortless, she carefully orchestrates each and…

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Monday June 20th, 2011

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sneak peek: courtney & michael adamo

Courtney, one of the founders of Babyccino Kids, and her husband, Michael Adamo, bought this Victorian home in London’s Highgate Village last August. Then they spent eight long months renovating the 120-year-old home. They kept as much of the original detailing as possible, such as the original ceiling cornices, old fireplaces and beautiful ceiling medallions, but…

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Monday May 9th, 2011

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sneak peek: cortney bishop

sneak peek: cortney bishop

This home in Sullivan’s Island, South Carolina (just outside of Charleston), is home to interior designer Cortney Bishop, husband Baker and the couple’s two young children — Ryder (5) and Lucy Kohl (18 months) — plus two dogs. That’s a lot of foot traffic, but somehow, Cortney has managed to create a serene and welcoming…

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Monday October 19th, 2009

Monday July 13th, 2009

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sneak peek: lotus bleu

sneak peek: lotus bleu

lotus bleu is a home decor and interior design company that has been shaped by designer jeannie fraise’s love of travel, artistic background, and design experience. today we have a wonderful sneak peek into jeannie’s “liberty hill” house which is a celebration of her extensive world travels with her husband and her two children from…

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Monday March 9th, 2009

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sneak peek: pam zsori of ink and peat

sneak peek: pam zsori of ink and peat

our next portland sneak peek comes to us from pam zsorsi of the beautiful blog housemartin, and the home and floral store ink and peat. the 1924 craftsman style home in portland, oregon she shares with her boyfriend is constantly being updated and adapted. the organic modern style makes it easy to mix vintage and…

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Tuesday March 3rd, 2009

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sneak peek: kevin corn

sneak peek: kevin corn

i wanted to share another sneak peek this morning, courtesy of interior designer, kevin corn. based in los angeles, kevin designs interiors as well as a line of screenprinted pillows that utilize vintage fabrics. kevin’s home in silverlake was originally a condo in 1973, but was bought and “flipped” by the previous owners. when kevin…

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Monday January 26th, 2009

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sneak peek: yaling of flowie style

sneak peek: yaling of flowie style

our second beautiful sneak peek for today comes to us from textile designer yaling hou of flowie style. i’m totally loving her style, great use of color, and the fact that her place just feels so liveable. check out more, full-sized images here, and you can find her entire flowie line right here. [thanks, yaling!]…

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Monday January 19th, 2009

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sneak peek: tyler doran

sneak peek: tyler doran

today’s first sneak peek is into the 1890 home of tyler doran and his husband mark in providence rhode island. they instantly fell in love with the old victorian house with 12ft ceilings, columns and crown molding located near brown university. every square inch of the place needed repainting, but the result is absolutely stunning,…

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Monday December 22nd, 2008

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sneak peek: night owl

sneak peek: night owl

i first fell in love with night owl paper goods when i came across their eco-chic cards printed on wood, and now i always love seeing what new things they’ve cooked up. so today it’s a real treat to have a peek into partner alan henderson’s birmingham, alabama home. we were expecting something with a…

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Monday September 22nd, 2008

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sneak peek: see jane work

sneak peek: see jane work

today’s second sneak peek comes to us from kelly osborne of see jane work. located 45 minutes north of l.a., it’s home to kelly, her husband jeremy and their two kids, george (4) and charlie (2), along with their twelve chickens (believe it or not, it’s not the only sneak peek with chickens!). when they…

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Friday September 12th, 2008

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sneak peek: magnolia moonlight

sneak peek: magnolia moonlight

today we round up a full week of fabulous sneak peeks with christina flowers of magnolia moonlight. the architect/industrial designer turned graphic designer opens the doors to the home she shares with her (just married!!!) husband. man, i’d kill to have a porch like that to chill out on at the end of a day….

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