Bonjour, bon ami!!
I hope you enjoyed a fantastic weekend! Mine was filled with busy errands, antique and reimagined inspirations at the Remodelista Holiday Market, lots of baking and cooking, discovering a delightful new lighting solution for my light-deprived living room, and christening a friend’s new beautiful loft apartment. You know, a quiet weekend.
There are a few pictures above from the Remodelista event, where I met the lovely Christine and Stacey! The handcrafted goods and local craftspeople provided ideas galore, and I now have a new task for creating my own lighting! (I couldn’t take my eyes off the various gorgeous intricate ‘Edison’ bulb light fixtures hanging high above.) And the delightful live doves and finches in the many birdcages brought a certain serenity to the lovely event. I could have spent all day with Remodelista!
My lovely friend Andrea moved into a gorgeous loft apartment in the Hancock Park area of Los Angeles, and I was fortunate enough to capture a few beautiful pictures of the details in her loft. I can’t wait to take more during the daylight, especially the details found in her outside patio area and back garden!
Well, before I finish up this last batch of cookies (yup, late-night bakefest 2011 is in full effect!), I wanted to share a few inspirational posts from this week:
♥ beautiful: dustjacket takes a look back at 1969 in these amazing nostalgic photos.
♥ delicious: tickets are now available for the 2012 Food & Wine Aspen Classic – get yours now!
♥ delightful: in case you didn’t hear about it (although that may have been impossible!), the new Rue Magazine Holiday Edition is out! And it is GORGEOUS.
♥ delightful: daniella marie’s little miley enjoys playing with an empty cardboard box – all while maintaining her gorgeous looks in tact!
♥ delightful: centsational girl gives some great tips for better home photography.
and just in case you missed LBH last week:
- cold weather survival tips: healthy skin, warm home, warm fashion
- bourbon gets personal: see what Knob Creek is offering for the holidays
- end-of-year events: in a city near you – catch them before they’re gone!
** Only 19 days left in 2011! **
Here’s to a beautiful Monday and a delightful week!!!