Hhis is the place where I talk about design, life, and whatever moves me. Don't expect weekly posts. Do expect some cute photos of my puppy, project highlights, and my thoughts on design.

Type Specimens Framed

Type Specimen Wall Art

Jul 10, 2012 • Featured, HouseNo comment

I’m always on the lookout for colorful, inspiring prints to frame on our walls. Usually when something I like comes along it’s pricey, and I can only buy prints like this a few times a year. Recently I came across all of the type specimen catalogs I’ve saved up over time, which, while gorgeous pieces of design, I rarely look at and have stashed away in a closet.


Yellow Paint

A Can of Yellow Paint & a Sunday Afternoon

Apr 1, 2012 • House1 comment

Ever since we moved into our house (two years ago) I’ve thought about painting our door. It was a dark forest green color—not exactly offensive or unappealing—but not my style either. It wasn’t until I saw this blog post that I decided to get the ball rolling. The couple at Young House Love had a very detailed blog post on how they painted their door yellow.