gossary: french design terms

Thursday, October 23, 2014 0 Permalink 2

lately i have a really wanted to learn french. as in, i want to study it enough to be considered fluent. in the past (ie: middle & high school) i have studied spanish as well as japanese...but never to the point of fluency. many of the classic english novels i read growing up (and now) ...

tips, tricks & tuts: kura bunk bed ikea hack

Thursday, September 18, 2014 18 Permalink 31

if you follow me on instagram, you’ll know that this blog post has been a long time coming. the idea was conceived back here, executed last summer, and finally blogged about today. i won’t post a full tutorial since there are plenty of upholstery tutorials and headboard tutorials out there on the internet. however, i will post several pictures ...

tips, tricks & tuts: tips for getting a custom look in your child’s room

Friday, September 12, 2014 4 Permalink 13

i recently had the fun opportunity of taping a segment for studio 5, a local lifestyle show here in utah. in this video clip i use my daughter's room as an example and share tips and ideas for customizing big box store items to give your child's space a more upscale and custom look; and all while spending very little money. ...

q + a: julie manwaring

Monday, April 22, 2013 0 Permalink 5

meet julie manwaring of flourish & whim! julie is a calligrapher and watercolor artist currently living in san francisco. she does everything from designing letterpress wedding invitations to lovely watercolor illustrations. her labels and logos are so elegant and whimsical. in addition to showcasing her work on her blog, julie can also be seen on the popular party & ...