Category : Retro Interior Design

by Sam Johnson - 4 weeks ago

Interior Design Inspiration for Summer 2018

With the worst of the weather finally behind us, let’s look ahead to some great interior design inspiration. Whether you are looking to refresh your bedroom with just a lick of paint, or you want to tackle your home more rigorously and replace furnit...

by Sam Johnson - 1 month ago

A Secret Garden

Who else’s favorite childhood book was The Secret Garden? If you’re not familiar with it, it’s the story of an enchanting hidden garden with archways covered in wisteria and jasmine, winding pathways leading to ironwork seating, planters that are...

by Sam Johnson - 1 month ago

PAD PEEK: Ron Goh

Have you ever wondered what the home of a digital designer and self-proclaimed plant addict might look like? Well wonder no more, jungalistas… it looks like straight up HEAVEN! We know because we were lucky enough to get a peek into the home of Ro...

by Sam Johnson - 1 month ago

Plant-o-Pedia: Bird of Paradise

The Bird of Paradise is a stunning tropical plant that makes a major statement, but it also suffers from a bit of an identity crisis! Often confused with a banana plant or palm tree, there are several types of Bird of Paradise, or Strelitzia, that...

by Sam Johnson - 1 month ago

A Very Floating Shelf Roundup

Raise your hand if you usually have a dozen or more tchotchkes, plants, or books that are floating around your home like nomads! Go ahead – this is a no judgment zone. We all do it, but it’s about time that all those quirky goodies find a place to...

by Sam Johnson - 1 month ago

This Just In: Ragmate

What is that soft, fuzzy, funky goodness, you ask?! Oh, just the latest collection of Ragmate newness. Ragmate is a Finnish-based company founded by Martta Leskela, and staffed by Syrian women currently living and working in Turkey as refugees. Th...

by Sam Johnson - 1 month ago

Good Vibes: Smudging

It’s officially spring, which means it’s time to dust off those bookshelves, donate the clothes we haven’t worn for a while, and get rid of some of the stuff that has been weighing us down – literally and figuratively. Spring cleaning isn’t just a...

by Sam Johnson - 1 month ago

Plant Places: Folia Collective

We’ve got a new column for all you plant lovers out there: Plant Places! Every month, we’re bringing you one of our favorite plant places from around the world. For our inaugural Plant Places, we knew we had to something special! Many of you know...

by Sam Johnson - 1 month ago

A Lacey Style Roundup

The scent of flowers is lingering in the air near the L.A. River, just outside of our studio. In the afternoon, the sun shines through the vintage lace shawls we have in some of our windows, and there is usually a little breeze that makes the fring...

by Sam Johnson - 1 month ago

A Very Spicy Kitchen Roundup

Whether your kitchen is a tiny little thang or a place of grandeur, adding a few colorful and unique pieces to it is a game changer! Wanna know how to go from white rice & water to spicy salsa & a mojito without blowing your budget? We got...

by Sam Johnson - 1 month ago

4 Useful Plants at Home

It’s nice to have beautiful plants that make us feel happy when we look at them but plants can do so much more than sit pretty! Here are some useful plants that you can grow at home. 1. Aloe Plant Topical Medicine/Healing Properties Aloe plant has...