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Monthly Archives: June 2017

The Surf Lodge in Montauk is a Surfers Haven

The Surf Lodge is an east coast summertime paradise. This boutique hotel in the Long Island hamlet of Montauk is located at the far end of Long Island, a little over three hours’ drive from Manhattan. Drawing local, domestic and international visitors, the Surf Lodge has mastered the art of…

Super Cool Candy Colored Home in Nashville

A Beautiful Mess blogger Elsie Larson has curated a perfectly happy place: her bright, candy-colored home in Nashville.   Thx TheLarsonHouse + Domino   &nbsp…

Before & Afters of an LA Designer’s Home (w/ an IKEA kitchen)

This is the home of Sarah Sherman Samuel, a Los Angeles based Designer, Art Director, and Content Creator. She is a color & pattern expert and is known for effortlessly combining styles to create distinctive spaces. Look at what a fabulous home she created for her and her family&#8230…

Idyllic Family Surf Trip at theThe Atlantic Byron Bay

So….if you are a surfer who has been yearning for a trip to Australia…..this is the place you should visit! The Atlantic Byron Bay is a lifestyle hotel. The perfect combination of location and style surrounded by palm trees and good surf! It’s a…

White & Bright Ibiza Summer Home

This bright & beautiful home on Ibiza was originally a second home for holidays but the Dutch owners decided to make this their permanent home and run their business, a kidswear label, from the beautiful Spanish island. The architecture is simple with lots of white and clean lines. Colorful furniture…

Remarkable Sydney Home Renovation/Before & After

Best friends, Bonnie, Erin & Lana, walked away from their corporate careers in pursuit of a more fulfilling life. Together they created Three Birds Renovations, based in Sydney – a boutique renovation company where they buy, renovate and sell suburban homes. The home below belongs to Lana and this isn&#8217…

before & after/California Style

I have referred back to this fantastic ‘before and after’ by Amber Interiors twice this week and it’s only Tuesday! I’m not kidding! This is an older project of theirs that uses timeless pieces so that the space doesn’t look dated. The…

Tiffany Harris Creates a Modern Farmhouse

This fabulous modern farmhouse is the work of Tiffany Harris. She is the co-founder of  Layla Grayce with her bestie Wendy Estes. They created one of the first online shops catering to home decor. Fast forward a few years and then Zinc Door was born, another online shop with…

Magical Eco Friendly Montecito Mansion

This fabulous Montecito home, designed by acclaimed local architect Barton Myers, is a 3,991-square-foot mansion nuzzled on 10.4 acres of lush, super private land. This pioneering home was designed with the surrounding SoCal landscape in mind. Made entirely of sustainable materials such as steel, glass, and…

1940’s Inspired Spanish Villa in Palm Beach, Australia

Villa Gaelforce~  In the hills of Palm Beach, an hour’s drive north of Sydney, a 1940’s Spanish-mission-inspired house sits discreetly behind a brush fence, tucked into the hillside overlooking the magnificent panorama of Pittwater. Entwined with angophoras trees that hug the shores of Sydney’s…