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Our Bathroom Design Plans + Progress (+ Sources)!
I could not be more excited to start seeing the design of Piper's Peak come to life! And …
Stylish Side and Accent Chairs
Leather, lambskin, boucle, cane, velvet, you name it, it's on this spring's accent chairs! Relatively inexpensive and extremely …
Music Mix / 5.20
I've had Amber Mark's Heart-Shaped Box stuck in my head for weeks! I sing it cleaning, I sing …
@WitandDelight’s Coral Living Room, Ranch Dip, Your New Fave Typeface, a Photo that Will Make You Crave the Wilderness, a Superb Brand Mark + more
Hello and welcome to mid-May! (When did that happen?!) We've been busy working on Piper's Peak, and outside …
Ravishing Radishes: Recipes and Health Benefits
Radishes are the greatest underdog of the vegetable world. Over there last year, radishes have become a fridge …
Get Fit at Home (Best Instagram Live and Follow-Along Workouts + Activewear Sales)
Over the last month, I’ve set the goal for myself of fitting in at least three solid workout …
Getting to Know You… (Reno Update on Piper’s Peak)
Over the past month, in addition to intimately getting to know the inside of our home through the …
Creamy Mango Pie, Hasami Bowls, Abbey Lossing, Mike McQuade, a Cottage Kitchen, a New Script Font + Sales This Week
It's a rainy, all-over-the-house kind of Monday—which is typical for me these days. I love putzing from floor …
Music Mix / 04.20
April has been on one, hey? What a strange month/year/time/season. And what better way to add to your …
The Brass Lights We Bought, a Podcast about BioHacking, Art by Amber Vittoria, Ariele Alasko + a Fleece I’ll Be Wearing Year-Round
Boy oh boy, it's the first time I've sat down in-front of my computer in a while! We've …
The Best: Free Art Prints, Downloadable Assets + Creative Resources
I have been sourcing the web for brushes, fonts, reference images and textures to use in my art …
The Best: Brass Lighting
Brass is timeless, comes in a variety of finishes to suit a variety of looks, and is applicable …
The Barn I’m Obsessed With, Supernatural Prints, the Riled Up Podcast Jacksons Scandi Products, Cast-Iron Chicken + Quarantine Fashion
Topping off this week's Links + Likes is the coolest house I've seen in a while. This Brisbane …
My Favourite Interviews as a Design*Sponge Editor + Remembering Old Work
From 2016 through ‘18, I worked as an Editor at one of the world's most popular design blogs, …
Tiger King, Illustrations by Subin Yang, Novy Proster, Salted Tahini Chocolate Cookies + The Perfect Rustic Kitchen
If you've been home and on Netflix, you've likely seen previews for Tiger King. Everyone's talking about it …
Music Mix 03.20
What a time to be alive! With everyone quarantined at home or socially isolating, there's no better time …
Fully Gutted and Full of Potential
Two weeks into owning #PipersPeak and we've officially taken it down to the studs and foundation. In all …
Glennon Doyle on Goop, New Script Fonts, a Food Substitute Guide, Vitamin A Swimwear, Jaffles and #PipersPeak
This week has been one of the most eventful weeks of our lives… It all started with getting …
“What is Sabrina Smelko Doing Now” ✁ Links + Likes
Lately my blog analytics tell me that people are visiting my site after searching for information on what …
Finding the Right Light – 15 Lights and Lamps to Buy Right Now
One of the first things we'll be ordering for our new place is lighting, which will undoubtedly have …