Inspire me…

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Apologize for being MIA…blogging is very fun, but it is time consuming and with all these trips and life events that have been happening. I have barely had any time really. 

Thanks for understanding, and will try to do better. 

Great shelving is something that always inspires me – I wish things could always look pretty. But my home – is real life. We live, we get messy (my suitcase is still in our living room). 

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xo Thanks for reading! 

Love this look…

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I love me a really sweet masculine space. And this is no exception! Those are and may very well be my all time favourite pendants -which I will have in my kitchen one day (preferably in white and gold). Those stools – always wanted to use them. And that gold trim – oh my. That is glamour!

Happy Tuesday!

xo

Love this look…

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That Jillian Harris sure knows how to do a lot of things right. I follow her on Instagram, and occasionally her blog. But she has been a designer favourite slowly growing and stealing my heart! Her show homes just keep getting better and better. And this is definitely one of them!

I would love to design a show home one day!

xo N

added to my wish list

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There are times where you find just the right piece to add to your design. Great pieces that you know people will ask where you got that from because of their unique shape, colour or just design.

I would love to have this piece.

Alvar Aalto pendant

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There is no lie that pretty much everyone loves to hate IKEA. The personal assembly could break up a relationship let alone a friendship! Ha! But…there are just some things we love too. And when done right, boy oh boy, it makes all the yelling and screaming and assembling of those flat packed boxes and ambiguous instructions seem at least in pictures, absolutely worth it!

Enjoy, and please don’t hurt anyone (or yourself) in this wonderful process!

xo

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just inspire me

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Let’s get back to this whole blogging thing. I know you all love Interior of the day, but I have wanted to switch things up for awhile. Although I am in interior design, I find inspiration from almost anywhere: Pinterest, magazines, blogs, Tumblr pages, homes, restaurants, food – you name it. So there is going to be a change, some new features (creative titles/names have yet to come), and some old ones (Let’s Get Real seems to be an oldie but a goodie).

I want to share more things, and more beauty in all things design.

Would love to hear some feedback if you care to share your opinions. It should be a good mix of everything that inspires me. Less of a schedule more of a journal of sorts, a collection of ideas – back to good old blogging.

Thanks for sticking with me, and for all the love.

xo N

Subway tiled kitchen. Boyfriend jeans & white. Fedora & sundress. Gnocci & stripes. Home office.