My blog is a daily journal of all the things I love...art, music, interior design and fashion. Hope you love it too.


  • A Kind of Love http://akindoflove.blogspot.com/

    My blog is a daily journal of all the things I love...art, music, interior design and fashion. Hope you love it too.


  • Kantha Quilts

    Kantha Quilts

    Aren't these Kantha quilts so pretty? I love how the colors and patterns mix perfectly. Kantha – literally means, “quilt of recycled cotton rag” and is... Read more

    Posted on 28 July 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • Sweet Outfit

    Sweet Outfit

    I love this outfit...it perfectly offbeat. Photo: The SF Read more

    Posted on 27 July 2011 LIFESTYLE
  • Etsy Favorites....Earth & Sky

    Etsy Favorites....Earth

    These hot summer days in D.C. have made me want to get away...anywhere really...as long as it's a wide open space with overcast skies and that perfect smell tha... Read more

    Posted on 22 July 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • Minor White

    Minor White

    I love these black and white photos from photographer Minor White. His use of light gives each photo a haunting, spooky quality. Minor White was an American... Read more

  • Horse Feathers

    Here's a live video of Horse Feathers, a Portland-based band, at NPR's Tiny Desk Concert. For whatever reason, watching this video made me think about Oregon.... Read more

    Posted on 19 July 2011 MUSIC
  • Best of Streetstyle: Maxi Skirts

    Best Streetstyle: Maxi Skirts

    I've been seeing this great summer basic all over blogs and in stores. Here are a couple photos that are my favorites. Maxi skirts are so versatile and... Read more

    Posted on 18 July 2011 LIFESTYLE
  • Carissa Gallo

    Carissa Gallo

    In looking up local D.C. photographers, I came across Carissa Gallo's website. I love the lighting and magical quality of each photograph she takes. Read more

    Posted on 08 June 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • Spring Centerpiece

    Spring Centerpiece

    I put together this centerpiece for a little get-together I was having. It's pretty simple...vintage medicine bottles, whatever greenery is in your yard at the... Read more

    Posted on 26 May 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • Over-Dye DIY


    Like many bloggers out there, I loved the Color Reform rugs from ABC Carpet, but alas, I do not have $10,000 to spend on a rug. Read more

    Posted on 22 May 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • Etsy Shop: Up in the Air Somewhere

    Etsy Shop: Somewhere

    In looking for handmade ceramics online, I came across the Etsy shop Up in the Air Somewhere. They have a lovely collection of hand painted paper-maché... Read more

    Posted on 19 May 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • Girls & Glasses

    Girls Glasses

    I'm waiting for my new pair of Holly glasses to arrive from Spexclub so I have glasses on the brain. If you're in the market for a pair check out... Read more

    Posted on 14 May 2011 FASHION, HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • Need Supply Co.

    Need Supply

    I saw Need Supply Co. on Sally Jane Vintage. I usually don't do much boutique shopping (too expensive). But as I've gotten older, I've told myself that I need t... Read more

    Posted on 09 May 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • A Room with a View

    Room with View

    Hair is terribly personal, a tangle of mysterious prejudices. ~Shana Alexanderphoto from Needle Supply Co.When I saw the picture above, I immediately thought... Read more

    Posted on 05 May 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • Dip Dye

    After seeing an article in Martha Stewart, I have been having the urge to try out dip dyeing for myself. I think I could get a little dip-dye crazy so I will... Read more

    Posted on 27 April 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • Easter Showers

    Easter Showers

    I know it's Tuesday afternoon and this is coming a bit late, but I had the most lovely Easter. Sad in some respects, as we had to say goodbye to some close... Read more

    Posted on 26 April 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • Tom Waits


    My dear friend, Nicki, was the one who introduced me to Tom Waits. She always brings such amazing, new-old music to my attention...music that makes you feel lik... Read more

    Posted on 25 April 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • Wool & the Gang

    Wool Gang

    I saw these pretty sweaters over at Refinery29 from Wool the Gang. They have ready-to-wear pieces or diy patterns to choose from along with a great selection... Read more

    Posted on 21 April 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • On My Shelves....


    Since we remodeled our kitchen and installed glass-paned cabinets, I am in a hurry to clear out my chipped and embarrassing, hand-me-down dinnerware for a brand... Read more

    Posted on 20 April 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • Sabine Tucker

    Sabine Tucker

    Here is the pretty, Brooklyn apartment of prop stylist Sabine Tucker.Image Credits: An Afternoon With Real Simple Read more

    Posted on 15 April 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE
  • Free People Spring 2011

    Free People Spring 2011

    The new spring clothes from Free People look AMAZING! Read more

    Posted on 14 April 2011 HOME, LIFESTYLE