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make it yours: scarlett reed

by Lauren

This adorable Santa Cruz cottage is home to Scarlett Reed of Saffron and Genevieve. The cottage used to be part of a chicken ranch, and with its location just a short distance from the ocean, this cottage is both country and beach! Scarlett often rotates hand-picked antiques from her home to her shop. She is also an amazing interior designer, so naturally, her home is dreamy and full of color perfection. Click here to see the original sneak peak. — Lauren

Palette 1 (Desk)
A. Delicate Frost (Valspar), PMS 331; B. Limeade (Behr), PMS 368; C. Lime Pop (Behr), PMS 381; D. Moonlit Pool (Behr), PMS 3165; E. Repose Gray (Sherwin-Williams), PMS 420

Roundup 1 (Desk)
1. Potter’s Work Table, $2,000; 2. Multicolor Pencil, $3; 3. Brass Pencil Sharpener, $3; 4. Vintage Pear Crate, $28; 5. Pastalco Notebooks, $14; 6. Studio Days Easel, $2,100; 7. Vintage Industrial Stool, $88; 8. Tombow Dual-Brush Pen, $2; 9. Vintage Painting, $42

The second room photo and roundup continues after the jump . . .

Palette 2 (Living Room)
A. Saucy Creme (Pratt & Lambert), PMS 148; B. Vintage Claret (Pratt & Lambert), PMS 7420; C. Lost Oasis (Pratt & Lambert), PMS 337; D. Passive (Sherwin-Williams), PMS 427; E. Gig’s Gray (Pratt & Lambert), PMS 421

Roundup 2 (Living Room)
1. Vintage Crate, $46; 2. Vintage Painting, $39; 3. Camera Club Ensemble Lamp, $268; 4. Open House Coffee Table, $1,200; 5. Maria La Rosa Pillow, $185; 6. Cowhide Rug, $400

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  • I ABSOLUTELY love this!!!!! I am an artist. I loved the first photo of the rustic desk and painting. It looks exactly like how I want my studio/work space to look. For whatever reason, I have had the hardest time trying to figure out how I want my studio to look, function, and feel. I guess it is such a personal and used space that it has been SO hard trying to design and decorate this space exactly the way I want it to feel. Weird right?!? Even with all of the paintings I have…. This was totally refreshing. Thank you for this post! It has totally inspired me today!

  • What type of desk/table is the one in the first photo? It is a school house desk or something? It would work very well in the small office space I’ve got!

  • I just bought the vintage industrial stool you have listed! Ha ha. That’s the first time I’ve bought something directly after seeing it on a blog post, but I had been searching for one for a while, and this one was the perfect fit! So thank you!!! Also, I just love these rooms — especially the office.