LEATHER & WOOD LOVE

LEATHER & WOOD LOVE

I woke up this morning, sent a few emails, worked on a mockup for a client, did a drive by at Steam to pick up coffee and headed out to search rows and rows of…

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TILE HEAVEN

TILE HEAVEN

I gravitate towards finishes that have texture over pattern. When it comes to tile, I’m an “irregularity” lover. I think it creates interest and character without becoming busy. Simple is my jam.  I do love a…

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KEEPING IT SIMPLE

KEEPING IT SIMPLE

As we refine the design of the remodel with our architect, I’m guided by my love of simplicity. There is a “Great Purge” happening in the Bachman household these days. As packages arrive for the…

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MAISON DU SOIR

MAISON DU SOIR

Let’s talk pajamas. I love cute, but I will sacrifice that in a heartbeat for comfort. I have never found a combo of both. And here comes the TMI, the guy I sleep with is…

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HOLIDAY CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH + KNAPSACK

HOLIDAY CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH + KNAPSACK

A few weeks ago I decided I absolutely did not want to clog our calendar with holiday parties, and I didn’t feel like hosting one either (we’re having family here for Christmas, that is all the chaos…

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SHOP SMALL | HERRIOTT GRACE

SHOP SMALL | HERRIOTT GRACE

We have big plans for creating the simplest kitchen. On a daily basis, I want to give our architect a big kiss for actually hearing me when I say I DO NOT WANT ALL THE…

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SHOP SMALL | CEDAR & HYDE MERCANTILE

SHOP SMALL | CEDAR & HYDE MERCANTILE

‘Tis the season to shop, shop, shop! And if you’ve finally come out of the election fog (I’m still a touch fragile) you know this weekend is Shop Small Saturday. Beyond local shops having the…

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SIMPLE PIECES

SIMPLE PIECES

As we plan our remodel (and find a place to live next year while all of this is going on – anyone want roommates!) I’m also thinking about pieces I want to use when we…

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TUESDAY 10 | COOL THINGS FROM TRNK NYC

TUESDAY 10 | COOL THINGS FROM TRNK NYC

                            Ten favorite things from TRNK NYC 1. franklin chandelier   2. shaken not stirred print 3. vintage berber rug   4. circular leather…

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SHOP SMALL | SOMEWARE GOODS

SHOP SMALL | SOMEWARE GOODS

I love coming across everyday things that are juuust different enough to make them special. These are baskets, yes, but they are exponentially cooler than what you see at a big box store, yes? Those…

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