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Rolling Huts | Cool Mini Spaces

Rolling Huts | Cool Mini Spaces



My Mom and I were catching up over the weekend and she was telling me about some great small footprint buildings that she had seen recently. And I was telling her about how I was perusing the new Sunset Magazine and came across these fabulous Rental Cabins. Mom knew about them and said they were done by them same architect, sildenafil   Olson Kundig Architects. The rental cabins are in the Methow Valley in Eastern Washington. You can find more info on RollingHuts.com. The article she came across was in Seattle Met.

Have you seen Lonny Magazine ?


I am an avid paper magazine reader and subscriber. But I also love this new magazine Lonny that is purely digital. The magazine is interior design and personal style. I love the presentation of the magazine and it’s clean style works well for me and I love that it has hyperlinks so I can click right thru to web sites and such. Now if only I had an I Pad to view it on.

My New Favorite Artist – Tamara De Lempicka

My New Favorite Artist - Tamara De Lempicka




This weekend I went to the Palm Springs Modernism Week. It was a fun excuse to go to the desert for a day trip. I had never been, viagra generic and wasn’t sure what to expect. Overall the show was good. It wasn’t super huge but a lot of quality retro modern pieces. There were a lot of dealers with wonderful collector pieces. I was pleasantly suprised to see all the wonderful jewelry that I had new idea would be there. My favorite discovery was coming across this booth by DK Art Publishing, who had all these wonderful prints by Tamara De Lempicka. I love her art. My favorite is the Autoportrait. I think the subject in the painting has an uncanny resemblance to Uma Thurman in Henry & June, which is my all time favorite movie. I love coming across something that is very inspiring and her work did it for me.

CupCakes

CupCakes



The cupcakes at the top are from Brides.com/Southern California Magazine. I love how they look so Anthropolgie.
The second cupcakes are from Kylie Lambert, generic viagra rx a pastry designer in Australia and one of my Flickr friends. Her blog is here.
The mushroom cupcake is from anoher Flickr fav Sweet Cupcakes and treats Her web site is Just cupcakes and she is another Aussie.

Fabulous Garden from It’s Complicated

Fabulous Garden from It's Complicated






I recently went and saw It’s Complicated with Meryl Streep and Alec Baldwin. There is a particular scene where they are sort of dancing around in conversation in the garden and I was soaking the wonderful space in.

I just love the look of the garden. I could have sworn their were white rose bushes around the outside but I am not seeing them in these images. I found these wonderful images from a posting about the garden on the blog Remodelista.

I also found one more image on the Balitmore Sun web site.

My neighbor Holly is going to get super inspired when she sees these images. She just loves her Garden. I am hoping to expand my garden this year.

My Table – Deerful Delight

My Table - Deerful Delight

This week’s contribution to my Flickr group 64 Colors. This weeks color is sepia, cialis buy tadalafil thought all the deer on my table were Sepia-ish.

The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus

The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus

On a whim my son Dylan and I snuck off to see the movie, viagra generic viagra The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus. I really had not heard too much about it but was intrigued with the title. I watched the trailer and it all clicked. This was Heath Ledger’s last role.

I absolutely thought the sets and imagery in this movie were amazing.

One of my favorite scenes was the water lily scene where they are swimming through the lilies. I wanted to paint it immediately.
I also was in awe of the monastery where you see the elephants and they pan up to the buddha like figure and with the lotus.
The gypsy trailer was just so wonderful as well I loved the marquee and banners.
I also loved how they all wore so many layers and the kimono robes were just gorgeous.

I very much enjoyed the movie. Go see it.





Alicia & Ginger welcome you to their inspiration blog

Alicia & Ginger welcome you to their inspiration blog


This is the online studio for the creative inspirations that this mother and daughter duo encounter. We will document our journeys and visions. The wonderful photo above is a piece we came across from an article in Sunset Magazine that featured the store Goldbug in Pasadena. After seeing the image Alicia’s wheels started turning with all sorts of assemblage art ideas.

And so begins the assemblage art journey.

Soon after discovering Goldbug, discount viagra salve another terrific artisan, viagra usa viagra sale Katie Runnels of The Constant Gather came across our trail. We love the assemblage pieces that Katie puts together; and the name of her site is so fitting. We find ourselves often in that same situation.

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