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Inspirations and Diversions: He Saw It, He Loved It, He Ate It

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 Art Wild Things Maurice Sendak Inspirations and Diversions

via Chris Yoon via acehotel:“Once a little boy sent me a charming card with a little drawing on it. I loved it. I answer all my children’s letters — sometimes very hastily — but this one I lingered over. I sent him a card and I drew a picture of a Wild Thing on it. I wrote, “Dear Jim: ...

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The Bigger Picture: Comfort Beyond Decals and Fuzz

Wednesday, August 15, 2012 The Bigger Picture writing home Design Lesson Aesthetic Philosophy

A nursery for the budding Bohemian? (via A Detailed House)My husband and I are expecting our first child, and she's due in about a month. The most common question I get asked, afterDo you know what you're having? Likely a girl, but we're not 100% sure. And no, we have no preference.Are you excited? ...

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On The Shelf: “Self Portrait in a Velvet Dress”

Friday, July 13, 2012 Art ID Bohemia Aesthetic Philosophy On The Shelf Research

  "One's wardrobe reveals one's politics;it is the story one lives by;it is one's symbolic self "- Honoré de BalzacThe latest addition to the ID BOHEMIA library is "Self Portrait in a Velvet Dress - Frida's Wardrobe", a book we discovered in the airport on our way home from a trip to San ...

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Sneak Peek: My Office

Monday, May 14, 2012 commercial interiors home ID Bohemia Sneak Peek office

Following up to my earlier post, here are a few snapshots of my "new" office. A hand-carved candlestick from India, a massive Boston fern and a small wicker basket that reminds me of Asia A view of my desk. That fern adds a lot of height!Two more wooden candleholders and two prints. On the left is ...

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Aesthetic Philosophy: Organise My Office Organise My Mind

Friday, May 11, 2012 commercial interiors home ID Bohemia Aesthetic Philosophy office wood industrial

“Order is the shape upon which beauty depends.” — Pearl S. Buck, author of The Good EarthCleaned out and refreshed my office yesterday. Though wedding season is underway, spring has me wanting to spend all my hours frolicking outdoors, and I decided my work space needed a lift to entice me ...

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