We are fine tuning our apartment diet course right now and this article came up (by Heather at Habitually Chic) – an exposé of sorts of what happens with magazine photo shoots. Take an especially good look at the architect’s photos. I guarantee you will have an ‘a-ha’ moment like we both did (yes, besides styling & great photo angles, they do photoshop/airbrush interiors photos just like they airbrush models!).  A GREAT reminder going into the weekend when you might be getting your space ready for entertaining!  :-)

BTW – watch this space for an interview with Heather about her new book about one of our favourite subjects – office spaces!

I have not seen this view of Jenna Lyon’s place before but I like it…much more of a real life shot!  :-)

Jenna Lyons Beautiful Home & A Good Caution (Must Read!)

It comes as no surprise that two magazines in different countries should want to do stories on the exquisite home of Jenna Lyons, creative director at J. Crew. What is surprising, however, is how much those stories differ visually…

Jenna Lyons

A caution for all of us who trawl through great designs – take the ideas and enjoy the visual delights, but remember what you see is not necessarily what it is.

Full article here



Jenna Lyons Beautiful Home & A Good Caution (Must Read!)

It comes as no surprise that two magazines in different countries should want to do stories on the exquisite home of Jenna Lyons, creative director at J. Crew. What is surprising, however, is how much those stories differ visually…

Jenna Lyons

A caution for all of us who trawl through great designs – take the ideas and enjoy the visual delights, but remember what you see is not necessarily what it is.

Full article here



jenna lyon’s bathroom

purrrrrrrrrty!

interior by melanie acevedo

tx abigail ahern

jenna lyon’s bathroom

purrrrrrrrrty!

interior by melanie acevedo

tx abigail ahern