Archives for November 2016

If antique stores make you think of dusty candelabras and velvet Elvis paintings, you need to visit Galerie Half to discover the modern, curated, design-centric version of antiques.  Located on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles, Galerie Half is the beautiful brainchild of Cliff Fong and Cameron Smith. Their space flawlessly combines various styles with its

It’s less than two weeks until the holiday season officially kicks off.  Instead of focusing on the long lines and the endless loop of Christmas songs, let’s look forward to one of my favorite activities: designing a beautiful table setting.  Whether you’re hosting everyone for turkey day or plotting an outrageous New Years Eve bash,

When I found out I was pregnant with my son, I decided to make a shift.  I packed up my cottage in the Potrero Hill neighborhood of San Francisco and headed for the hills.  The Oakland Hills are just over the bridge and not much of a commute but a world away from the hustle