Color: Black and White

This may be the non-color color inspiration, but for me black and white goes beyond color. It is about contrast, shape and texture. The image above has milkweed pods, a childhood favorite of mine. The pods contain seeds and are sticky like glue. I love the texture of the…

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The Nate Berkus Show

It has been an exciting week! On Monday I was on The Nate Berkus Show. I talked about Three Things under $30 in our loft. I also wrote a guest blog post on his site about finding Vintage Storage Solutions at a great price. Make sure to check it…

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Food We Eat: Pumpkin Pasta

This recipe has three things going for it: a recommendation, pumpkin and Donna Hay. The other night I was trolling the internet for a little dinner inspiration. Fall is upon us, so I wanted to do something with a winter squash, to get in the mood. After wading through…

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Nostalgic Parade

These beautiful animal brooches belonged to William’s grandmother, Marie Brinson. Grandma Brinson has been gone for many years, but her style is with us everyday. We have many items that belonged to her: our bed head board, art on our salon wall and the blue lamp in our bedroom….

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The Brinson Loft

There has been a lot of interest in our loft lately, so I thought it appropriate to post about it. I could have never imagined, that when we were covered in drywall dust and not sure if we had enough energy to eat dinner, that there would be this…

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Color: The End of Summer

As the summer draws to a close, we have already begun to lose the daylight that is such an inspiration in our daily activities. We will leave behind leisure activities like summer reading and replace them with active fall social schedules. In the fall, we can look forward to…

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