Showing posts from March, 2013

Remnants from a Long, Sweet Day

Happy Easter!

Mid Century Mod Flip

Pretty cool So. California Mid Century Modern transformation from Contractor  Tom Tarrant .

Santa Barbara Road Trip

We took a road trip to Santa Barbara last weekend.  California Poppies are in bloom at the beautiful Santa Barbara Botanic Garden .  This is a great outdoor space to explore with kids, older folks or your sweetheart. photo credit - me Yep that's me below hugging a California Redwood.   I look pretty silly but it felt good. While in SB, I ran across this article in Santa Barbara Seasons about interior designer  Carol Magness who recently updated a 1919 Wallace Neff home.  Carol's attention to detail is fantastic: shabby chic combined with traditional notes and modern twists like saddled-stitched leather poufs and acrylic console tables.  I love the original front door hardware shown below. photo - ciro coelho photo - ciro coelho If you'd like to see the entire article in  Santa Barbara Seasons  - click here for the downloadable pdf.  This house is now on the market.  You can see the listing here but it doesn't show in its former